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Pre-candidates Phase I Obligations

In order to be eligible for district support for the NBPTS, each pre-candidate will be required to complete the following:

  • Program application (complete with three letters of recommendation)
  • Participation in 18 hours of Pre-Candidacy professional development (which may be virtual this school year.
  • Completion of all assignments related to Pre-Candidacy program
  • Proof of Permanent Contract (verified by OCIPD through LYNX)

Pre-candidates Phase II Obligations

After completion of the pre-candidate professional development, pre-candidates will submit Component 2 applications to the LBUSD Oversight Committee for National Board Certification. This committee will make the final decision about the advancement of pre-candidates to the LBUSD sponsored National Board candidacy.


Pre-candidates Program Information and Application (Link coming Soon!)

National Board Pre-Candidate Program Information and Application