Performance Assessment for California Teachers (PACT)

Important Information

Teaching Credentials
College of Education
Eureka Hall Room 401
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6079

Phone: (916) 278-6639

Learn More About the College's Evaluation System

The Evaluation of Candidates brochure describes she general philosophy and methods of the College's candidate evaluation system.

Download the PACT brochure PDF

The PACT Candidate Handbook

The Candidate Handbook for PACT contains detailed information for candidates planning for the PACT evaluation.

Download PACT Handbook PDF

Candidates in our teacher preparation program will complete a summative assessment, the Performance Assessment for California Teachers (PACT). Detailed information about PACT is provided to candidates throughout their program in both coursework and student teaching.


PACT Website: This website is the central source of information for the PACT Consortium, a group of 33+ teacher preparation programs in California that use the PACT Teaching Event as their state-mandated teaching performance assessment. On this site, you can find the most current content area handbooks, the most current content area rubrics and excellent reference materials including "Making good choices" and "Thinking behind the rubrics."

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PACT - Information and Resources

Candidates, both multiple subject and single subject, will submit their Teaching Event on TaskStream no later than 11:59 PM on the Monday following the 10th week of instruction during the last semester of student teaching. No late submissions are allowed.

PACT - Video Permission Forms

PACT Links