Teacher Professional Development, Teacher Education Los Angeles
UCLA Center X works to transform public schools in Los Angeles to create a more just, equitable, and humane society.
We are a community of educators working to transform public schooling
to create a more just, equitable, and humane society.
UCLA Center X is dedicated to dramatically changing schooling for the underserved students of Los Angeles.
Center X provides a unique setting where researchers and practitioners collaborate to design and conduct programs that prepare and support K-12 teachers and administrators committed to social justice, instructional excellence, the integration of research and practice, and caring in low-income urban schools.
Center X's work extends across two graduate credential programs
and many professional development initiatives.
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Teacher Education Program Info Sessions
Please come to our information sessions to learn about becoming a teacher in the UCLA Teacher Education Program (TEP).
Please come to our information sessions to learn about earning a Master of Education degree and Administrative Credential in the UCLA Principal Leadership Institute (PLI). Five years of full-time teaching or personnel service experience is preferred for application to PLI.
When teachers work together using an inquiry process to solve problems of practice, the benefits to students and schools are enormous. In 2009, UCLA Center X launched an ambitious grant program to support collaborative teacher inquiry and has since funded and facilitated 75 Teacher Initiated Inquiry Projects (TIIP) across three cohorts. This issue of the XChange focuses on the research, practice, and policy associated with teacher collaborative inquiry.
>> Click here to read Teacher Collaborative Inquiry, the spring 2014 issue of XChange.