Preparing to Apply
Am I in the Right Place?
Use this checklist to gather the supporting information you’ll need to submit an Induction Program application to CDE.
- Name of school district or BOCES applying for initial approval of induction program
- Main contact name, role or title, email address, phone, and mailing address
Identify Induction Program Type
- Identify each induction program for which your organization is applying:
- Teacher induction program (including special education and teacher librarian)
- SSP induction program (audiologist, counselor, mobility specialist, nurse, occupational/physical therapist, psychologist, social worker, speech language pathologist)
- Principal induction program
- Administrator induction program
Complete the Educator Induction Program Evaluation Rubric
- Complete the Educator Induction Program Evaluation Rubric for each induction program identified in the previous step
- If you are applying to establish more than one induction program, combine all Program Evaluation Rubrics into a single document before you start the online application
- Tip: If your PDF application doesn’t merge files, you can print and scan the pages into a single file.
Submit Additional Program Information
- Document any additional information that your program would like to share with CDE
- The application includes a freeform text area for you to share any additional information
Prepare Information to Submit Your Application
- Collect or complete all required documentation listed in the sections above before accessing the online application
- Please note: You must complete the application submission process in one session; in-progress applications cannot be saved and completed at a later time
- Once you have all of the required documentation, the application requires about 10 minutes to complete
- Remember, if you are applying for multiple induction programs, you must combine the associated rubrics into a single file before you submit them
Register and Apply
Once you have gathered all of the information listed above, you are ready to begin the online application process!
- Access and complete the application for a Teacher/SSP Induction program
- Access and complete the application for a Principal/Administrator Induction program
Check Application Status
- After you submit the application, you will receive an email confirmation and copy of your submission
- If you don’t receive the confirmation, check the junk/spam folder in your email program
- Save the confirmation email as a receipt of your submission
- If you have questions about the status of your application, contact CDE: Educator_Development@cde.state.co.us