Riverside County Office of Education
Online Induction – Center for Teacher Innovation
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Clear your CA


If your district or agency does not offer an accredited induction program, you can sign up with us!

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Online Programs Offer Pathways to Credentialing

CTI offers an online, job-embedded professional teacher induction program that helps employed teachers clear a California Preliminary General Education credential and/or Education Specialist teacher credential.

CTI is a commission-approved Induction Program, available through an innovative online structure that offers teachers a unique, flexible, and shared learning experience through self-reflection and relevant problem solving. Our cutting-edge online induction program prepares educators to facilitate learning in student-centered 21st Century classrooms. Teachers engage in job-embedded cycles of inquiry driven by the California Standards for the Teaching Profession. Designed by Leading Edge Certified© facilitators and supported by high impact Reflective Coaches, Online Induction is the perfect option for teachers who are looking for a personalized, self-directed, technology rich path to a California Clear Credential.

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Benefits of Online Induction


Our online induction program allows for you to clear your CA preliminary from anywhere in the world!


Candidates will design their own Induction path from over 40 focused cycles of inquiry​


Teacher induction is aligned to the six CSTPs and a candidate’s daily unique classroom needs. ​

Virtual Mentor

Cutting edge mentoring connecting candidates and mentors in a virtual platform for weekly support.

21st Century Learning

Increased capacity of 21st Century student centered pedagogy.

Increased Student Achievement

Deeper understanding of content knowledge and application of instructional strategies to facilitate student learning.

When it comes to supporting our candidates, see what our coaches have to say!

“I find all of the Coach Connections to be helpful. 

The information is prescient and helps to make me 

a better coach.” 

- Marisa, Plumas USD Distance Coach

“The structure of the program and accessing the resources is so easy. The online Coach Connections are valuable and focus on the coach and candidate relationship.”

- Emily, CTI Independent Online Coach

What do our candidates say?

“It was highly engaging to be self-directed based on my own practice and areas of my interest.”


- Andreana, Mono COE Distance Candidate

“Thank you for creating this program! It was perfect for my situation. I live far away from any university, so it was easy for me to participate from a distance. I am so excited to clear my preliminary credential, and my coach was a wonderful mentor to me.”


- Elaine, CTI Independent Candidate