Department of Educator Quality
The Region 13 Department of Educator Quality offers certification for teachers, school counselors, principals, superintendents and more, for individuals in Texas. Learn more about our wide variety of certification programs.
Region 13 Certification Programs
Language Leaders Program
Are you interested in helping students learn a new language? Watch this video about our Transition to Teaching Language Leaders program to learn more about how you can turn your language skills into a successful and rewarding career as a LOTE or Bilingual teacher.
Listen to what teachers say about their students and what students say about the importance of learning a second language. Share your gift for languages and change students’ lives!
Transition to Teaching- Language Leaders Program
Why Teach Special Education?
Are you thinking about becoming certified as a special education teacher? Watch this video to learn about how special education teachers impact the lives of students and their families.
Listen to special education teachers describe this demanding yet rewarding career from teach.org. Make a difference. Become a special education teacher!
General Education Areas Program
CTE: Learning That Works For America
Career and Technical Education teachers bring valuable skills from business, industry, health science and agriculture into the classroom. Watch this video from CTE: Learning that works for America to learn more about how CTE teachers can help students learn skills that will lead to success college or career fields.
Do you have valuable career experience that you would like to share it a classroom setting? Make a difference. Become a CTE teacher!
Career and Technical Education Program