Inspire Texas - Region 4 Alternative Ceftification Program
  • COOPER, FUTURE FIREFIGHTER, AGE 7 | CLEAR CREEK ISD

    We do more than certify teachers; we develop Texas educators. We're here to support your entire career in education.

    Student Cooper, Become a Teacher in Houston TX
  • GYA, FUTURE ATTORNEY, AGE 8 | HOUSTON ISD

    Preparing confident educators is our priority. If you are confident in your skills, students will be confident in you. 

    Gya Student, Online Teacher Certification in Houston TX
  • BRIDGET, FUTURE TEACHER, AGE 16 | HOUSTON ISD

    Lead the next generation. Push their potential. Support their dreams. Help build their foundation. 

    Bridget Student, Teacher Certification in Houston TX
  • LAYLA, FUTURE PHYSICIST, AGE 6 | CY-FAIR ISD

    If you believe in their future, then you have come to the right place.

    Student Layla, State Teacher Certification in Houston TX
  • JAYLA, FUTURE METEOROLOGIST, AGE 9 | LAMAR CISD

    We have certified more than 15,000 educators in the state of Texas since our program's inception in 1990.

    Student Jayla, Region 4 Teacher Certification in Houston TX
Contact us: 713.744.6323

I WANT TO BE A TEACHER

I want to be a Teacher
Desire to Inspire
The desire to teach – like the desire to learn – comes from within. If you have what it takes to become a teacher, you understand there’s more than showing students how to read, write and do the math. With INSPIRE TEXAS, you will be trained to share your expertise in developing the minds and interests of our children.
 
Our Teacher Certification Program has an experienced staff that possesses the know-how to make your goal of state teacher certification a reality. With our flexible and convenient training formats – online or in-person – we can help you to become a teacher in Texas.
 
REQUIRES: A BACHELOR’S DEGREE WITH A MINIMUM 2.75 GPA
 

I WANT TO BE A COUNSELOR

I want to be a Counselor
Take Bold Steps Forward
The most effective counselors are among the best of listeners. Assessing student strengths and advising them about their goals are both essential skills. Plus, encouraging the interests of students is crucial in their future development.
 
Our one-year online training program places emphasis on critical thinking and problem-solving. As a counselor candidate, you will have the opportunity to gain experience in the field at an accredited Texas public, private or charter school. At INSPIRE TEXAS, we are passionate about preparing counselors who make a difference in the lives of our children while supporting their dreams.
 
REQUIRES: A MASTER’S DEGREE, VALID TEACHING CERTIFICATE AND AT LEAST 2 YEARS’ TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I WANT TO BE A PRINCIPAL

I want to be a Principal
Set Goals with Authority
Applying strong leadership skills toward overseeing faculty and students is both challenging and rewarding. Becoming a principal is an important next step in your career path in education. The ability to handle various relationships, from students and faculty to parents and community leaders, is essential a principal's effectiveness in Texas schools.
 
Principal candidates at INSPIRE TEXAS have the advantage of training in school districts as interns, guided by experienced administrators. You will gain the tools necessary to lead with authority.  
 

I WANT TO BE A SUPERINTENDENT

I want to be a Superintendent
Lead by Example
Understanding the big picture in leading a school district requires a range of administrative skills with a keen eye on what is best for students. We look for people who are committed to strategic planning, academic accountability, budget development and implementation, management issues, and the community. We take pride in offering comprehensive training for superintendent candidates. 
 
INSPIRE TEXAS' Aspiring Superintendent and Leadership Academy, a series of monthly seminars held from September to April, is a significant part of preparing candidates for superintendent certification.
 
Inspire Texas - Region 4 Alternative Ceftification Program