Earn your Bilingual Authorization in Spanish or Mandarin
Are you a credentialed in-service K-12 teacher with expertise in Mandarin or Spanish? Earn your Bilingual Authorization over your summer break in just 8 weeks!
The UCLA Summer Intensive for Bilingual Teachers (SIBT) meets all Bilingual Authorization course requirements, is approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, and is led by faculty from UCLA’s Center X in the Graduate School of Education & Information Studies and experts in K-12 language teacher training.
The UCLA SIBT begins with four weeks of independent coursework, followed by ten full days of intensive academic instruction and teaching practicum at UCLA and an LAUSD Tie-Ins School Partner, and concludes with three weeks of final assignments to be completed and submitted independently.
June 25 - July 15 Pre-Assignments
July 16 - July 27 10-Day On-Campus Intensive
July 30 - August 17 Final Assignments