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EduCorps represents the community of individuals interested in growing the future through teaching. Its purposes are:

  • to significantly increase the number and diversity of students entering CSU’s teacher preparation programs, especially in high need areas such as mathematics, science, special education, and bilingual education; and
  • to provide ongoing, high-quality support to members on their path to earning their teaching credentials.

Who Can Join Educorps?

Community college students, high school students, Credential Students, Career Changers, Undergraduates

Special Alert: California Needs Bilingual Teachers!

After Proposition 58 passed in November 2016, the demand for bilingual teachers in California has risen sharply. Nearly 14% of the state’s school districts report shortages, according to a Learning Policy Institute Fact Sheet.

Obtaining a bilingual authorization allows teachers to meet the needs of English learners in various instructional settings and to teach in California’s bilingual programs.

A bilingual authorization may be earned by examination or by completion of one of CSU’s CTC-approved bilingual programs. This authorization may be earned concurrently with or after earning a preliminary teaching credential. Click here for more information about the bilingual authorization.

Special Alert: California Needs Special Education Teachers!

Most school districts in California are hiring special education teachers. That means qualified teachers can find a job almost anywhere in the state.

Click here to see why teachers choose to work with special education students.

To learn more about becoming a special education teacher, go to TEACH California’s Special Education webpage.