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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Survey on Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 3 Certification

SUBJECT:  SURVEY ON PRE-KINDERGARTEN –GRADE 3 CERTIFICATIONS The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is conducting an anonymous survey to obtain stakeholder feedback about the potential addition of a Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 3 Educator Certification. This would be offered in addition to the existing Early Childhood-Grade 6 Core Subjects certification. Results from the survey will be used…
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Latest Texas School Administrative Positions Open

Sam Houston State University is establishing Open Enrollment Charter School sites throughout the Greater Houston Area.  Present administrative positions open are in Elementary  K-5. rdk012@shsu.edu – contact person East Chambers ISD – Principal – Elementary  K-4 scott@eastchambers.net – contact person Tomball ISD – Asst. Principal –   Middle 5-8 jamesbaker@tomballisd.net – contact person Lockhart ISD –…
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New 2017 Senate Committee on Education – Plus budget proposals

Senate Committees Announced – TASA – 1-18-2017 The Senate committees have been announced. Members of the Senate Education Committee: http://www.senate.texas.gov/cmte.php?c=530      Emails may be sent from this site to any or all of the new members.   Dr. CR Sen. Larry Taylor (chair) Sen. Eddie Lucio (vice chair) Sen. Paul Bettencourt Sen. Donna Campbell Sen. Bob Hall…
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Chapter 230. Professional Educator Preparation and Certification

230.21. Educator Assessment. (a)  A candidate seeking certification as an educator must pass the examination(s) required by the Texas Education Code (TEC), §21.048, and the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) in §233.1(e) of this title (relating to General Authority) and shall not retake an examination more than four times, unless the limitation is waived…
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