Approved Educator Standards

The State Board for Educator Certification creates standards for beginning educators. These standards are focused upon the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills, the required statewide public school curriculum. They reflect current research on the developmental stages and needs of children from Early Childhood (EC) through Grade 12. 

Additionally, the Commissioner of TEA has adopted new rules pertaining to Texas teaching standards:

The Classroom Teaching Certificate standards below are for all classroom teaching certificates.

 

Elementary Certificate Standards

外国成人视频Early Childhood-Grade 3 standards include:

 EC-3 Standards

 

 

 

Core Subjects EC-6 standards include: 

 Core Subjects EC-6 Standards    

 Art EC-6

 Physical Education EC-6

English Language Arts and Reading EC-6  

 Music EC-6

 Health EC-6

 Science EC-6

 Mathematics EC-6

 Social Studies EC-6

 Theatre EC-6  

 

 

Middle School Certificate Standards

Core Subjects (Grades 4-8) standards include: 

 Core Subjects 4-8 Standards 

English Language Arts and Reading 4-8

 Science 4-8

 Mathematics 4-8  

 Social Studies 4-8

 

English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 4-8): The standards include English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 4-8) and

English Language Arts and Reading/Social Studies (Grades 4-8): The standards include English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 4-8)Social Studies (4-8), and

Mathematics (Grades 4-8): The standards include Mathematics (Grades 4-8) and

Mathematics/Science (Grades 4-8): The standards include Mathematics(Grades 4-8), Science (Grades 4-8) and

Science (Grades 4-8): The standards include Science (Grades 4-8) and

Social Studies (Grades 4-8): The standards include Social Studies (Grades 4-8) and

 

Secondary Certificate Standards

The standards for secondary certificates are found below:

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (Grades -12): The standards include Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (Grades 6-12) and

Business and Finance (Grades 6-12): The standards include Business and Finance (Grades 6-12) and

Chemistry (Grades 7-12): The standards include Chemistry (Grades 7-12)外国成人视频 scientific inquiry and processes, matter and energy, chemical reactions, science learning, and instruction and assessment domains and

Computer Science (Grades 8-12): The standards include Computer Science (Grades 8-12) PDF sections 1-7, 8, 9, 11, and 14 and

Dance (Grades 6-12): The standards include Dance (Grades 8-12) and 

English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 7-12): The standards include English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 7-12) and

Family and Consumer Sciences (Grades 6-12): The standards include Family and Consumer Sciences (Grades 6-12) and

Health Science (Grades 6-12): The standards include Health Science (Grades 6-12) and

History (Grades 7-12): The standards include History (Grades 7-12) and

Hospitality, Nutrition, and Food Sciences (Grades 6-12): The standards include Family Consumer Sciences Composite (6-12) sections I, IV, and V and

Human Development and Family Studies (Grades 8-12): The standards include Family and Consumer Sciences Composite (6-12)外国成人视频 sections I, II, and III and

Journalism (Grades 7-12): The standards include Journalism (Grades 7-12) and

Life Sciences (Grades 7-12): The standards include Life Science (Grades 7-12) and

Marketing (Grades 6-12): The standards include Marketing (Grades 6-12) and

Mathematics (Grades 7-12): The standards include Mathematics (Grades 7-12) and

Mathematics/Physical Science/Engineering (Grades 6-12): The standards include Mathematics (Grades 7-12), Physical Science (Grades 6-12), Engineering (Grades 8-12), and

Mathematics/Physics (Grades 7-12): The standards include Mathematics (Grades 7-12), the Physics portion of Physical Science (Grades 6-12) and

Physical Science (Grades 6-12): The standards include Physical Science (Grades 6-12) and

Science (Grades 7-12): The standards include Science (Grades 7-12) and

Social Studies (Grades 7-12): The standards include Social Studies (Grades 7-12) and

Speech (Grades 7-12): The standards include Speech (Grades 7-12) and

Technology Education (Grades 6-12): The standards include Technology Education (Grades 6-12) and

Trade and Industrial Education: The standards include Trade and Industrial Education: Professional Responsibilities (Grades 6-12)

All-level Certificate Standards

The standards for all-level certificates are found below:

American Sign Language - written (Grades EC-12): The standards include American Sign Language - written (Grades EC-12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Art (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Art (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Deaf and Hard of Hearing (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Deaf and Hard of Hearing (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Health (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Health (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Languages other than English (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Languages other than English (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Music (Grades EC-12): The standards include Music (Grades EC-12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Physical Education (Grades EC-12): The standards include Physical Education (Grades EC-12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Special Education (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Special Education (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Technology Applications (EC-Grade 12): The standards include Technology Applications (EC-Grade 12) PDF sections 1-7, 10, 12, and 13 and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Theatre (EC-Grade-12): The standards include Theatre (EC-Grade 12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (EC-Grade 12)

Supplemental Certificate Standards

The standards for supplemental certificates are found below:

Bilingual Education

Bilingual Target Language Proficiency

English as a Second Language  

Gifted and Talented (Supplemental)

Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments Supplemental (includes Braille) (Grades EC-12)

 

Standards for All Teachers

All teachers must meet the following standards:

Technology Applications (All Beginning Teachers, PDF) The first seven standards of the Technology Applications EC-12 Standards are expected of all外国成人视频 beginning teachers and are incorporated in to the Texas Examination of Educator Standards (TExES) Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) test.

Administrative Certificate Standards

The standards for administrative certificates are found below:

 

Student Services Certificate Standards

外国成人视频The standards for student services certificates are found below:

Reading Specialist (EC-Grade 12)