Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment (BTSA) Induction

BTSA Induction, an acronym for "Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment" Induction, is a state-funded program co-sponsored by the California Department of Education (CDE) and the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC).

The program engages preliminary credentialed teachers in a job-embedded formative assessment system of support and professional growth to fulfill the requirements for the California Clear Multiple Subjects, Single Subject, and Education Specialist credentials. BTSA Induction programs are locally designed and implemented in accordance with the Standards of Quality and Effectiveness for Professional Teacher Induction Programs and aligned to the California Standards for the Teaching Profession.



BTSA Induction - Cluster Map

Cluster Number Calendar Contacts Publications/Order
Cluster One Calendar Cluster One Order Form
Cluster Two Calendar Cluster Two Order Form
Cluster Three Calendar Cluster Three Order Form
Cluster Four Calendar Cluster Four Order Form
Cluster Five Calendar Cluster Five Order Form
Cluster Six Calendar Cluster Six Order Form
Statewide Calendar Statewide Leadership   ---
Updated March 20, 2014