Growing Our Own Special Education Teachers

  • In an effort to grow our own, we have partnered with local universities to provide talented and committed OUSD employees an opportunity to pursue a Special Education teaching credential while working. Candidates who are accepted into the cohort may take classes in Oakland and/or online and access unique benefits while working.  

    1011 Union Street, Oakland, 94607; 4 to 5pm.  RSVP Here

    Dates will be shared with those who RSVP. 



    OUSD Special Education Teaching Credential Info. Session where current OUSD employees and community members are learning how

    Current OUSD employees and community members learn how to become credentialed Special Ed teachers.

    Teacher Test Prep Support 
    Do you need to pass the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST)?  Join us every Thursday from 3-5pm in informal study sessions to receive test preparation support for the CBEST. Oakland Unified's Recruitment Team will provide test preparation materials and a quiet space to study. It's free to attend, but space is limited for each session. You MUST complete this survey to receive an invitation to the session. Once you complete the survey you will receive an email to confirm your attendance for the dates you requested. Thank you. Sign Up Here