Lesson Introduction

WBL Teacher Certifications

WBL Teacher Assignment Rules

Teacher assignment rules specify which teaching certificates qualify an individual to teach each course. These rules, as developed by the State Board for Educator Certification, are found in the TEC, Title 19, Part 7, Chapter 231.

  • 19 TAC §231.79 assigns rules for middle school career development courses
  • 19 TAC §231(e)(9-24) assigns rules for high school CTE course

In order for a teacher to be assigned to a Career Preparation I, Career Preparation II, or practicum classroom, they must hold the certification listed in their subject category in 19 TAC §231(e) and complete training in work-based learning, such as this online course. See specific Assignment Rules that follow.

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Additionally, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and State Board for Educator Certification require all teachers to engage in professional development activities to enhance their teaching skills and stay current on relevant laws.

Rules Governing Teacher Assignments in the TAC

Activity: Find Rules Governing Teacher Assignments in the TAC

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Lesson Review

Lesson Conclusion