Teacher certification program

Important Dates

Blended Training

A combination of in-person sessions with experienced INSPIRE TEXAS instructors and online coursework, blended training provides thorough preparation for you to lead a classroom. You have the opportunity to ask questions and receive immediate feedback on your progress. 

PROGRAM START DATE

September 12, 2017 (Houston, TX)
Application Deadline: August 16, 2017
Registration Deadline: September 10, 2017
End Date: December 24, 2017

 

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September 12, 2017 (San Jacinto College–South, Houston, TX)
Application Deadline: September 5, 2017
Registration Deadline: September 10, 2017
End Date: December 24, 2017

 

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Online Training
Online training is conducted entirely on your computer or mobile device. This format maximizes convenience and allows you to work at your own pace within the training time frame.
PROGRAM START DATES

July 26, 2017
Application Deadline: June 28, 2017
Registration Deadline: July 23, 2017
End Date: December 31, 2017

 

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August 16, 2017
Application Deadline: July 19, 2017
Registration Deadline: August 13, 2017
End Date: January 21, 2018

 

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September 13, 2017
Application Deadline: August 16, 2017
Registration Deadline: September 10, 2017
End Date: February 18, 2018

 

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October 4, 2017
Application Deadline: September 6, 2017
Registration Deadline: October 1, 2017
End Date: March 11, 2018

 

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November 1, 2017
Application Deadline: October 4, 2017
Registration Deadline: October 29, 2017
End Date: April 8, 2018

 

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December 6, 2017
Application Deadline: November 8, 2017
Registration Deadline: December 3, 2017
End Date: May 13, 2018

 

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Clinical Teaching Timelines
Clinical teaching allows you to practice before you teach on your own. It is an unpaid, 14-week assignment in which you will teach alongside an experienced, certified teacher. Clinical teaching is a shorter route to certification than the teaching internship, which lasts one year. 
APPLICATION DEADLINES
  • Spring 2018 application deadline: October 16, 2017
    • Start date: January 16, 2018
    • End date: April 26, 2018

Free Teacher Information Meetings

Any questions? Many questions? Seek answers about the certification process by attending a free information meeting. Learn about our programs, admissions, costs, alumni experiences, and more. We know it’s a significant step, and we want you to be in the best position to make a well-informed decision. 

Thursday, October 12, 2017 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, November 4, 2017 (Houston, Texas) 9:45 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 (Victoria, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, December 2, 2017 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 (San Angelo, Texas) 5:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 (Amarillo, Texas) 5:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, December 7, 2017 (Lubbock, Texas) 5:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, December 7, 2017 (Houston, Texas
**International Degree Candidates)
4:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, December 9, 2017 (Wichita Falls, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, January 13, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, January 20, 2018 (San Jacinto College–South Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, February 24, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, March 3, 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 (Victoria, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, March 22, 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, May 5, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, May 12, 2018 (San Jacinto College–South Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, May 26 , 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, June 2, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, June 7, 2018 (Amarillo, Texas) 5:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, June 9, 2018 (Wichita Falls, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, June 16, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, June 21, 2018 (Lubbock, Texas) 5:30 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, June 23, 2018 (San Angelo, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, July 14, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, August 4, 2018 (San Jacinto College–South Houston, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 (Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Saturday, August 18, 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 9:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE
Thursday, August 23, 2018 (San Jacinto College–South Houston, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 (District Office, Conroe, Texas) 6:00 p.m. REGISTER HERE

 

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