Teacher Certification Redesign:
Information on PACT exam:
January 2020- Texas Educator Preparation Program may require candidates to pass the PACT exam before entering their program. TX PACT exams are not the same as the TEXES content-pedagogy certification exams used for standard certification. https://tea.texas.gov/texas-educators/certification/educator-testing/pre-admission-content-test
Register and study information for PACT:
Science of Teaching Reading Exam (STR): Starting January 2021, aspiring teacher candidates will need to take the Science of Teaching Reading exam (STR), if pursuing certification in an elementary or middle school content area.