• University Intern Program  

  • The Los Angeles Unified School District provides support for teachers hired to teach on a University Intern Permit who must meet the terms of their employment contract in addition to meeting the responsibilities of their teaching position.  

  • Requirements

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    Remain in good standing with the District, your school, and your university

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    Attend LAUSD New Teacher Orientation (prior to signing your contract)

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    Sign your Contract

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    Complete/Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
         -University Intern Support Program Profile & Personalized Program Plan

    University Intern Personal Program Profile/Dispositions

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    Attend University Intern Information Session within 60 days of signing your contract (Register on MyPLN)

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    English Learner Requirement
         -45 hours at your university (requires Univ. confirmation) OR
         -22.5 hours at University and 22.5 hours with LAUSD
              -Register for and attend a 6 hour face-to-face session(on MyPLN)--TBD
              -Complete online EL components

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    University Intern Mid-Program Check-in (waived if you are on track for completion)

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    University Intern End of Program Check-in. Register on MyPLN and select a date near the projected completion

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    Work with the District assigned Mentor Teacher for approx. 2 hrs per week

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    Monitor LAUSD email regularly and respond to all LAUSD requests for information in a timely manner

  • NextSteps

  • Induction Program

    Once you have completed your intern program requirements, you will need to be accepted into an Induction Program to complete your clear credential requirements.
    For more information on support options and requirements, contact Temika (Miko) Dixon   


  • Contact 

    María Urbina Butler

    Administrator, Teacher Development and Support 

    Phone IconPhone:  (213) 241-5495

    eMail IconEmail:  TDAS@lausd.net

      Drop Pin  Address:

    333 S. Beaudry Avenue,
    14th Floor

    Los Angeles, CA 90017