Designed specifically for students seeking admission into the Teacher Preparation
Program, this introductory course offers an overview of the teacher certification
process, roles and responsibilities of Texas educators, and the structure of state
educational systems. Student�s academic preparation will be evaluated via diagnosticinstruments, a demonstration of oral and written proficiency, and initiate
development of the required pre-service electronic Professional Portfolio. 16 hours of required field based experience allows students to explore different educational levels in at least two school settings.