District Intern Program Partners

In establishing the credentialing programs that now comprise Fortune School of Education, its founders sought to develop partnerships with hiring school districts, charters, and non-public schools committed to supporting interns, per the California Commission on Teacher requirements Credentialing (CCTC).


Key responsibilities of our hiring partners include:

  1.  Providing a qualified on-site Mentor.
  2.  They offer a minimum of 144 hours of mentoring and supervision, plus an additional 45 hours of EL support, for each District Intern per school year.
  3.  They ensure that interns experience diversity issues that affect school climate and culture.
  4.  Developing and implementing a Professional Development Plan for interns in consultation with a   Commission-approved teacher preparation program. The plan shall include all of the following:
    1. Provisions for an annual evaluation of the intern.
    2. A description of the courses to be completed by the intern, if any, and a plan for completing pre-service or other clinical training, if any, including student teaching.
    3. Additional instruction during the first semester of service, for interns teaching in kindergarten or grades 1 to 6 inclusive, in child development and teaching methods, and special education programs for pupils with mild and moderate disabilities.
    4. During the first year of service, instruction for interns teaching children in bilingual classes in the culture and methods of teaching bilingual children, and teaching in the etiology and methods of teaching children with mild and moderate disabilities.
  5. They are engaging in Fortune's continuous improvement processes. 

Approved Partners:


Acalanes Union High School District

Antioch USD

Bay Area Technology School

Bayhill High School

Brentwood Union SD

Capitol Academy

Capitol Collegiate Academy

Castro Valley Unified

Center Joint USD

Davis Joint USD

Dixon Join USD

Dublin USD

Education for Change

El Dorado Union High SD

Elite Public Schools

Esparto USD

Fairfield-Suisun USD

Folsom-Cordova USD

Fremont USD

Galt Joint Union Elementary SD

Galt Joint Union High SD

Gateway Community Charters

Hayward Unified

John Swett USD

Lammersville USD

Liberty Union High

Lincoln USD

Livermore Valley Joint Unified

Lodi Unified

Manzanita Charter Middle

Mare Island Technical Academy

Marysville Joint USD

Natomas Charter School

Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Charter

Natomas USD

New Haven Unified SD

Northern California Preparatory School

Oakland USD

Oakley Union Elementary SD

Orange County Classical Academy

Pittsburg Unified

Placer Learning Center

Point Quest Education

Rescue Union SD

River Delta Joint USD

Robla Elementary SD

Rocklin Academy

Roseville City USD

Sacramento City USD

San Juan Unified

San Leandro Unified

San Lorenzo USD

San Ramon Valley USD

SAVA Power Inn


Sierra Foothills Academy

Sierra School

Spectrum Center – Delta Campus

Spectrum Center – Mission Valley Campus

St. Hope Public Schools

Travis USD

Twin Rivers USD

University Preparatory Academy

Vacaville USD

Vallejo City USD

Washington USD

West Contra Costa USD

Western Placer Unified

Westlake Charter School

Wheatland High School

William Joint USD

Winship-Robbins Elementary SD