The El Dorado County Teacher Induction Program provides opportunities for first- and second-year teachers to expand and deepen their teaching knowledge and skill.  Our program uses criteria aligned with the California Standards for the Teaching Profession to help teachers examine their own professional growth over two years.

The goals of the El Dorado County Teacher Induction Program are to:

  • Improve student success through enhanced training, information, and assistance for participating teachers

  • Ensure professional success and retention of promising participating teachers through professional support

  • Implement a system of support and formative assessment based on the California Standards for the Teaching Profession

  • Increase the teaching effectiveness and motivation of experienced teachers as a result of their participation as mentors to new teachers