The SCOE Credentials department provides the following services:

  • Register credentials
  • Issue Temporary County Certificates
  • Evaluate Transcripts for credential requirements
  • Provide information to the public on substitute teaching permit requirements
  • Provide information to general public or existing teachers on California credential requirements
  • Host Teacher Job Fair and Careers in Education Fair
  • Evaluate, Recommend for Child Development permits
  • Credential processors for SCOE Induction Programs
  • Assist School district Administrators and employees with assignment issues, credential requirements, renewals, extensions, applications for added authorizations, emergency permits and waivers
  • APLE Coordinator
  • Misassignment Coordinator
  • Issue the Teaching Permit for Statutory Leave (TPSL)


Special Education Intern (SEI) Program

The SCOE Special Education Intern program sunsetted in 2015.

For past participant transcripts, please contact Lisa McKee at: (209) 238-1311.  For SEI questions, please contact John Cicinato at (209) 238-1308.

Key Contacts

Suzanne Lazar
Suzanne Lazar, Credential Analyst
(209) 238-1611
Teresa Ussery
Teresa Ussery, Credential Analyst
(209) 238-1626