Component 4 Support – National Board Certification


4-day workshop. Plan for ways to gather information about students and use assessments to positively impact student learning. Collaborate around supporting colleagues, families, and the community to advance student growth. This is a cohort model of educators working together towards the successful completion of Component 4.

Component 3 Support – National Board Certification


Deconstruct the requirements for Component 3, plan for video collection and selection, and practice writing about your learning in explicit ways. This is a cohort model and participants work together through the process of successful completion of Component 3.

Adaptive Schools Foundations Training

Centinela Valley Union High School District Office 14901 South Inglewood Avenue, Lawndale, CA, United States

Four-day training to learn how to build strong collaborative and caring work cultures at your site. This foundational professional development is specially designed to support site administrators, teachers, district and agency personnel and staff developers who convene and manage work teams, site councils, shared decision making groups and faculty committees.

Between Mothers: The Power of Creativity

UCLA Kerckhoff Hall

This event celebrates Black women writers, discusses storytelling as a mechanism to heal and build, and unites creatives from all walks of life. Preview scenes from the documentary, "Between Mothers," engage in a panel discussion with the featured women, network with others, and explore a library of art!

Component 2 Support – National Board Certification


Deconstruct the requirements for Component 2, explore ways to learn about students, plan for data collection and selection, and consider the best ways to communicate your learning around differentiating for student success. This is a cohort model and participants work together through the process of successful completion of Component 2.

With Different Eyes Conference

Moore Hall, UCLA CA

One-day conference for teachers and administrators focusing on access and equity for all students, with diverse multilingual and multicultural students center stage. The keynote speaker will be Elyse Eidman-Aadahl, Executive Director of the National Writing Project, followed by three sessions of workshops led by teachers.

Maintenance of Certification Support – National Board


These sessions are designed for NBCTs and intended to support the development of Components 1 and 2 for Maintenance of Certification. Each session is a live, synchronous event with a facilitator and curriculum that guides participants through a process of reflection, dialogue, and planning.

Professional Leadership and Coaching Academy


A five-month online academy designed to explore personal and social identities, equity, trust, conflict, and trauma sensitivity, as related to individual and systems work. Learning and networking will be generative as participants develop their leadership and coaching skills, tools, and resources.

Imagine If…Powering Learning Through Creativity and the Arts

Carnesale Commons

Join us for a free one-day convening inspired by the teachings of Sir Ken Robinson and the promise of Prop. 28. This conference will bring together K-12 teachers, arts educators, principals, district leaders, and museum and community arts partners to learn together, make connections, and co-construct actionable ways to enact the promise of Prop. 28.

Component 1 Support – National Board Certification


One-day workshop. Collaborate with other teachers to explore the possibilities offered for preparation for the assessment. Engage in practice sessions, pool your collective resources, and consider test-taking strategies and advice from other candidates.

Reading & Writing for Justice: Literacy Series 2024


This series will focus on the best practices for embedding literacy in your history and ethnic studies classrooms. You will learn how to support English Learners and Students with Disabilities in developing important literacy skills, as outlined in the California Common Core and ELD Standards, through a focus on culturally responsive and sustaining pedagogy and its connection to reading, writing, speaking, and listening.

Association of California School Administrators Equity Institute

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

ACSA's Equity Institute will bring together educators, leaders, and advocates dedicated to fostering inclusive and equitable learning environments. Join Dr. Tonikiia Orange and Dr. Jane Margolis, who will be featured panelists. Let's ignite change together!

Info Session – National Board Certification Support


A free information session for educators interested in pursuing National Board Certification in 2024-2025. Find out if National Board Certification is right for you and if UCLA can help to support you on your journey.