Welcome to New Teacher Support


The New Teacher Support Department includes the:

  • Teacher Induction Program
  • Intern Program
  • Support for teachers on a Provisional Intern Permit (PIP) or a Short Term Staffing Permit (STSP)
  • Student Teacher Placement

We also provide information and support for teachers seeking National Board Certification and for paraprofessionals in the Paraprofessional Teacher Training Program.

For information regarding a particular program, please use the Navigation Links.

For immediate assistance you may reach our department at 661-631-4694.

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.