For information on teacher certification requirements for bilingual education and English as a second language (ESL) programs, see the scenario chains below:
Do You Have A Question Regarding Certification?Please contact the division of Educator Certification regarding certification issues at 512-936-8400 or via their help desk.
Web Page Resources
Training resources for Language Proficiency Assessment Committee (LPAC) members for educators and parents and family members.
Click on the topics below to see a collection of videos that highlight content-based language instructional methods demonstrated by Texas teachers of emergent bilingual students within bilingual education and English as a second language (ESL) programs.
This will be an ongoing collection of videos. Check back often for new videos!
The Curriculum Division provides state level support, information and non-regulatory guidance to school administrators, teachers, counselors, parents, and students regarding general curriculum laws and rules, particularly with respect to TEKS- and ELPS-based instruction, graduation requirements, options for offering courses, and award of credit.
The division is also responsible for supporting development and implementation of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) in the foundation and enrichment curriculum.