Autism Spectrum Disorder - Added Authorization Program (ASD-AA) CCTC Approved

Price: $850.00



The Hufstedler School of Education at Alliant International University offers an accelerated Autism Spectrum Disorders Authorization (ASD-AA)  program for qualified teachers.  Open only to experienced and credentialed California special education teachers, this program is a concentrated full weekend workshop series with competency verification portfolio requirements. All participants will be required to complete a professional portfolio upon program completion. This detailed documentation demonstrates and verifies the special education teacher’s capacity and experience in working with children with autism. Participants demonstrating deficiencies in any one area will be required to complete additional online work in preparation for the final portfolio. In addition to the Autism Authorization approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC), participants also earn 15 Continuing Education hours approved by the CCTC.


• Minimum two year professional experience teaching students with autism

• Employment within a California K-12 school

• California teaching credential (preliminary or clear) in one of the following:

Mild/Moderate Disabilities

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Physical and Health Impairments

Visual Impairments




PROGRAM ONGROUND MEETING TIMES:  Friday:  4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.; Saturday:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Sunday:  9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


INFORMATION CONTACT:  Dr. Reeves-Gutierrez (


APPLICATION INFORMATION REQUIRED:   Name, Mailing Address, primary phone number, primary email address,  employing school / district, SSN and DOB (for CCTC credential verification). (enter the info in  red, in the the COMMENT section of the registration form)   


SCHEDULED FALL 2012 WORKSHOP WEEKENDS (you need not be enrolled at or employed by sponsoring sites to attend)


     November 16 – 18          @        East Palo Alto Charter School | 1286 Runnymede Street, East Palo Alto, CA 94303 - CANCELLED