Educator Certification Alumni


Renewing Your Teacher or Principal Certificate

Congratulations on earning a standard Texas Teacher or Principal certificate!

Remember that you will need to take action in order to keep your credentials up-to-date.

Detailed information concerning certificate renewal is posted at the TEA Web site.

Adding Additional Certification Areas


Once you receive your initial teacher certification, you can add additional certification areas to your credentials by taking additional examinations. Check out the TEA Web site for detailed information. The process is simple and will not require assistance from your educator preparation program. After certification has posted, you can register at www.texes.ets.org or take any content exam that you chose. Consider referring to the study guides so you'll know how to prepare for the additional exams that you would like to take.