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TITLE 19EDUCATION
PART 7STATE BOARD FOR EDUCATOR CERTIFICATION
CHAPTER 231REQUIREMENTS FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL PERSONNEL ASSIGNMENTS
SUBCHAPTER EGRADES 9 - 12 ASSIGNMENTS
DIVISION 1ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND READING, GRADES 9-12 ASSIGNMENTS
RULE §231.123English I and II for Speakers of Other Languages, Grades 9-12

(a) An assignment for English I and II for Speakers of Other Languages, Grades 9-12, is allowed with one of the following certificates plus a valid English as a Second Language or bilingual education certificate, supplemental certificate, or endorsement listed in subsection (b) of this section.

  (1) English Language Arts and Reading: Grades 7-12.

  (2) English Language Arts and Reading: Grades 8-12.

  (3) Grades 6-12 or Grades 9-12--English.

  (4) Grades 6-12 or Grades 9-12--English Language Arts, Composite.

  (5) Junior High School (Grades 9-10 only) or High School--English.

  (6) Junior High School (Grades 9-10 only) or High School--English Language Arts, Composite.

  (7) Secondary English (Grades 6-12).

  (8) Secondary English Language Arts, Composite (Grades 6-12).

(b) An assignment for English I and II for Speakers of Other Languages, Grades 9-12, is allowed with one of the following English as a Second Language or bilingual education certificate, supplemental certificate, or endorsement plus a valid certificate listed in subsection (a) of this section.

  (1) Bilingual Education Supplemental.

  (2) Bilingual Education Supplemental (Early Childhood-Grade 4).

  (3) Bilingual Education Supplemental (Grades 4-8).

  (4) Bilingual Endorsement.

  (5) Bilingual/English as a Second Language Endorsement.

  (6) English as a Second Language Endorsement.

  (7) English as a Second Language Supplemental.

  (8) Junior High School (Grades 9-10 only) or High School--Bilingual/English as a Second Language.

  (9) Prekindergarten-Grade 12--Bilingual/English as a Second Language.

  (10) Prekindergarten-Grade 12--English as a Second Language.

  (11) Secondary Bilingual/English as a Second Language (Grades 6-12).

(c) At the discretion of the employing school district, persons assigned to teach English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) I or ESOL II prior to June 21, 2009, may continue in the assignment without holding an English, English Language Arts Composite, or English Language Arts and Reading certificate. If a person is reassigned and later returns to teach in an ESOL I or ESOL II assignment, current rules will apply.


Source Note: The provisions of this §231.123 adopted to be effective August 15, 2013, 38 TexReg 5076

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