240 Certification seeks to prepare and equip highly effective teachers for public schools in the state of Texas. Our focus is on preparing teachers. Through the byproduct of supporting the needs of the teachers, we will positively impact the needs of the students.
240 Certification Governance:
In accordance with 19 TAC 228.20, “the preparation of educators shall be a collaborative effort among the public schools accredited by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and/or TEA-recognized private schools; regional education service centers; institutions of higher education; and/or business and community interests; and shall be delivered in cooperation with public schools accredited by the TEA and/or TEA-recognized private schools.”
240 Certification has an advisory committee with members representing as many of these groups as possible. Their role is to assist in the design, delivery, evaluation, and major policy decisions of the Education Preparation Program (EPP).
Our Advisory Committee, in conjunction with our CEO are ensuring that sufficient support to enable the EPP to meet SBEC’s standards and are accountable for the quality of the EPP and the candidates whom the program recommends for certification.
240 Certification, formerly known as Educators of Excellence, is an approved educator preparation program (EPP) by the State Board of Educator Certification (SBOE) in Texas. Program completers, or those who have completed all program and state-requirements for certification, will be fully-licensed to teach in their area of certification(s) in the state of Texas.
EPP ID: 227703