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California needs teachers! This site helps you understand the steps,
make a career plan, provide guidance for finding a program, and finding financial aid!

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Six Steps to Become a Teacher!

Learn what it takes to become a teacher!

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Make and Follow Your Career Plan

Plan your next steps to becoming a teacher by creating a Career Plan.

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Find the Right Teacher Preparation Program

In 3 easy steps, find the right program for you!

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Find Financial Aid

How do you plan to pay for your education?

Understand the

for becoming a teacher in California.

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New Options to Meet Basic Skills Requirement

Have you heard? There are new options for meeting the basic skills requirement to become a teacher in CA. Learn more!

We partnered with the California Center on Teaching Careers to create this “What to do with your life? Teach!” video. Scroll toward the bottom of the

Check out this video from the California Center on Teaching Careers, which outlines some key benefits to becoming a teacher in California.

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