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Center X and the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools

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Center X and the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools are currently working together to support fifteen Los Angeles Schools in East and South Los Angeles. Center X supports the schools in these areas:


  • Instructional Coaches – Professional Learning Partners (PLPs) –UCLA Center X supports teacher professional learning and growth through instructional coaching support with the intent to build self-directed, resourceful, and effective educators.

  • CPEC – ITQ-608 Grant – Through the California Postsecondary Education Commission – CPEC – UCLA Center X and PLAS were awarded a four year professional development grant to work with science and social studies teachers at two PLAS middle schools.

  • National Board Cohorts – UCLA Center X offers PLAS teachers the opportunity to participate in a grant awarded to the UCLA NBPTS Project to establish a Professional Teaching Development Center (PTDC). 

  • Summer Content and Leadership Institutes – UCLA Center X partners with PLAS to organize, present, and co-sponsor, summer learning opportunities for PLAS teachers.

  • Cognitive Coaching℠, Adaptive School Trainings and other Center X Professional Development

  • UCLA Parent Project and the FACE Team at PLAS - The UCLA Parent Project in Center X partners with the Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Team at PLAS to provide workshops for teachers, parents, and students together.


Center X was recently awarded the UCLA Community Program of the Year Landmark Award for their partnership work with LAUSD and PLAS, which is outlined with highlights in this article. Visit the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools website to learn more about PLAS.


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UCLA Center X
1320 Moore Hall, Box 951521
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1521
(310) 825-4910