• Welcome to Teacher Induction/BTSA
    Formerly known as Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment (BTSA) 
    Welcome to the Teacher Induction page!
    If you have a preliminary credential and need to clear it, please contact this office immediately. The Teacher Induction program is currently closed for the 2018-2019 school year. We will assist you with placing your name on the wait list. The program cost is paid by FCUSD. Contact our office if you have any questions. We look forward to taking this journey with you!

Contact Information

  • Mindy Andrus
    Teacher Induction Coordinator
    Lisa Vaca
    Teacher Induction Administrative Assistant
    (916) 294-2413 X 103400
  • All Teachers & Mentors attend District Meetings and SCOE Trainings
    FCUSD Meetings & Events:
    Book Club: Lari Miller Powell is facilitating our Professional Learning Book Study again this year. We are studying "Help for Billy," by Heather T. Forbes. Books were distributed through district Mail to all Mentors and New Teachers in our program and everyone is invited to attend. Please sign up on GoSignMeUp so Lari can plan for your attendance. Detail about each session can be found on the GoSignMeUp webpage. You can earn 2 hours of Professional Development for Teacher Induction for each session you attend. 
    District Meeting Professional Development: Choose from a variety of PD classes geared to the new teacher.
    Wednesday, 1/23/19 4:00-6:00 pm at Folsom Middle School 500 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom CA 95630
    District Meeting & Celebration: Prepare for the Professional Growth Presentation at SCOE and celebrate our accomplishments!
    Wednesday, 4/24/19 4:00-6:00 pm at Folsom Community Center, 52 Natomas Street, Folsom
    Employee Recognition:
    Please join us for the FCUSD Employee Recognition Event in early May of 2019. More information will be posted at a later date.
    SCOE Training:
    All training events will be held at SCOE (Sacramento County Office Of Education) located at:
    10474 Mather Blvd. 
    Mather, CA 95655 
    SCOE Teacher Induction (BTSA) website:  https://www.scoeti.org/
    California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) Website: