Candidates to be recommended for standard certification must successfully complete:
Additionally, candidates must clear:
To clear financial holds, contact Student Accounts.
The certification office is responsible for ensuring that all requirements for recommendation have been met.
After the Director of Educator Certification recommends the candidate to the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the educator may log in at www.tea.state.tx.us and print a copy of the completed certification after it has posted. TEA no longer mails a copy of teaching credentials. The Certification Office will email a congratulatory letter to the candidate as well as a copy of the recommendation. The candidate is officially certified when the virtual certificate is posted.
How am I recommended for standard certification by the Director of Certification?
Continue checking your LETU email address in case the Certification Office is trying to contact you about your recommendation. If you have not heard anything by the dates posted on the website, contact Becky Birdsong at 903-233-3884.