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Earn a California Teaching Credential

High Tech High (HTH) is dedicated to preparing high quality, diverse teachers. Our credentialing programs are purposefully designed to prepare and support teachers around issues of equity, personalization, authentic work and collaborative design. The HTH Credentialing department is accredited to prepare California K-12 teachers through intensive fieldwork, mentorship and project-based coursework aligned to state standards. Applicants currently employed within San Diego county public or charter schools are welcome to apply. Choose from the non-degree program offerings below:


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District Intern Program (non-degree)

Job-embedded teacher preparation program that is authorized by the CTC to credential teachers while they are working as the teacher of record and simultaneously taking our coursework.

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Induction Program (non-degree)

Induction provides a means by which teachers earn their Clear credential through advanced study of teaching practice aligned with the California Standards for the Teaching Profession (CSTP).