• Bilingual Authorization Program (BAP)

About BAP

  • Overview

    The proposed Bilingual Authorization Program (BAP) is designed for credential teachers who are fluent in Spanish and are interested in completing the requirements for the authorization.  The program is scheduled to begin in July 2023, pending Committee on Accreditation (COA) approval.  Candidates can expect to complete all the requirements including a 20-hour fieldwork experience by the end of the fall term. 

    For additional information, download form, complete, and return to lvickery@sbceo.org.

    SBCEO Bilingual Authorization Program Interest Form


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  • Dr. Carlos R. Pagán
    Director, Literacy and Language Support
    (805) 964-4711, ext. 5436

    Melissa Garcia
    Coordinator, Language Education Services
    (805) 964-4711, ext. 5219

    Lupie Vickery
    Senior Program Assistant
    (805) 964-4711, ext. 5264