Application Cycle:

  • Regular Admission Cycle
    Start Date: Dec 03, 2018
    Deadline: Aug 09, 2019

Information Sessions:

  • Jun 20, 2019 (6-8 pm)

Learn more about information sessions.

Schedule 2019-2020

The following is a general overview of the program schedule. Specific dates and details will be given once accepted into the program.

Orientation and Pre-Service

Blended Training Begins (July 13 - August 3, 2019; Late Hire: August 10 – August 31, 2019) 
See the CTE Class Schedule

  • All participants will attend face to face, video web conferences, and online classes.

Field-Based Experience  (30 hrs of Observations)

  • All interns are required to complete 30 hours of field based experience.
  • Please contact our office for documentation forms necessary to complete this requirement.


Blended Training Continues (September 2019 - June 2020)

  • All participants continue to meet face-to-face or via video web conferencing on select Tuesdays (6-9pm CST) and Saturdays (9am-4pm CST).
  • Online coursework continues along with classes.

Internship Year Begins (August 2019 - June 2020)

  • Participants must be employed as a teacher of record by a TEA accredited school district.
  • Participants begin receiving on-campus support from a campus mentor and an ECP field supervisor.


Recommendation for Standard Teacher Certification  (June 2020)

  • Upon successful completion of internship year and all program requirements, the participant is recommended for a standard teaching certificate through the State Board for Educator Certification. The teaching certificate is valid at any school district in the State of Texas.