TEA Encourages New Changes
The Texas Education Agency
has passed new rules requiring candidates to demonstrate knowledge in a certification area prior to acceptance into an Alternative Certification Program.
STARTING JANUARY 2020
The new changes to the PACT
method will be implemented on January 1, 2020. If you are currently admitted or planning to apply before December 30, 2019, into INSPIRE TEXAS, these changes will NOT affect you.
INSPIRE TEXAS Encourages YOU to
Q: Who does this change affect?
A: If you are seeking admission into a Texas Educator Preparation Program that requires the PACT exam in January 2020, then the new change will affect you.
Q: Who does the change NOT affect?
A1: If you have already taken and passed your TEXES exam
A2: If you are currently admitted into a Texas Education Prep Program
A3: If you are already a certified teacher in the state of Texas
Q: Where can I get more information?
A: Please call INSPIRE TEXAS | Educator Certification by Region 4 with your questions at (713) 744-6323 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.