Welcome to the State of California


CalTPA -- Teacher Candidate Information

Candidate Handbook

Tasks and Rubrics

Subject-Specific Pedagogy Task

Candidate Tasks

Designing Instruction Task

Assessing Learning Task

Culminating Teaching Experience Task

California's Teaching Performance Expectations (TPE)

  • Click here [PDF] for information on California's Teaching Performance Expectations. - Updated March 2013

Contact Information

  • Click here to find out how to contact CalTPA staff.

Updated January, 2016