Whether you’re starting a new job or looking to grow into leadership, our graduate degree and certificate programs can provide vital skills and the credentials you need to expand your career. For school staff, Reach offers a job-embedded pathway to earn your bachelor’s degree and prepare to become a teacher. If you’ve just accepted a new teaching position in California, the Bay Area School of Enterprise (BASE) Teacher Intern program will put you on the path towards a Preliminary Credential. For recently credentialed teachers, BASE/Reach offers an acclaimed Teacher Induction and Clear Credential (TICC) program. And for current and future school leaders, the BASE/Reach Instructional Leadership Academy provides rigorous, equity-centered preparation on the way to earning your Preliminary Administrative Services Credential (PASC) and Clear Administrative Services Credential (CASC).
Degree and certificate programs providing skills and credentials to accelerate your career
Reach works with school districts and charter networks to help them grow their own pipeline of excellent teachers and effective leaders. Our degree, certification, leadership, and “whole school development” programs are designed to cultivate equity-centered educators, instructional coaches, and leaders with the skills and confidence they need to reach diverse student populations in America’s urban and rural communities.
For school districts and networks, Reach is here to help you achieve your staffing objectives. Want to hire new teachers that represent the diversity of your community? Work with the Bay Area School of Enterprise (BASE) Teacher Intern program to expand your sources of new teacher talent. Are there paraprofessionals in your school who would be great teachers — if only they had a bachelor’s degree? We have a program designed for you: our Oxford Teachers College B.A. in Global Education, now offered in Arkansas, California, and Louisiana. Do your teachers need to clear their California credential? Reach offers through its Bay Area School of Enterprise affiliation an acclaimed induction program leading to a California Clear Credential. Looking to build your leadership bench? School leaders — current and future — come to BASE/Reach to earn their master’s degree in leadership and California Preliminary and Clear Administrative Services Credentials. We also offer whole-school programs to step up and align the practice of facilitation and coaching at your school. In short, Reach Institute offers a suite of tools and training to create a culture of professional growth and leadership within your school – increasing site capacity, dramatically improving teacher job performance and retention, and creating ongoing positive change in the classroom.
Job-embedded pathways to grow your own talent pipeline
Our job-embedded programs prepare emerging educators and organizational leaders to serve their local communities — and change life trajectories.
Applications are now open for 2021-2022 programs.
Begin your application today.