Teaching Handout

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Develop either a handout using PowerPoint that is directed toward a diverse audience of individuals interested in becoming Texas teachers. Assume your target audience knows nothing about the credentialing process. Address the following areas:

  • The Texas State Board for Educator Certification’s (SBEC) purpose and for the Certification Department of the Texas Education Agency (TEA)
  • Basic requirements for becoming a teacher
  • How educators from other states or countries earn Texas credentials
  • How to perform a search for official records of Texas educator certificates in order to view processed credentials
  • The difference between emergency permits, probationary certificates, and standard certificates
  • How to renew a classroom teacher’s standard certificate
  • Additional information about credentialing that you feel would be useful for the target audience.

This link to the Texas Administrative Code http://info.sos.state.tx.us/pls/pub/readtac$ext.ViewTAC?tac_view=3&ti=19&pt=7 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. will be a helpful resource for this activity, especially chapters 230 -233 and 245, and also this link to TEA’s specific information for teacher certification on their website: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=25769812527&menu_id=865&menu_id2=794 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

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