In order for a teacher-intern to be recommended for their standard certificate, the teacher-intern must...


  • have passed all required State exams (TExES Exams)

  • have attended a minimum of 150 hours of Pre-Service Training

  • have a minimum of 30 hours of teacher observations

  • have a minimum of 15 hours of interactive time with students

  • complete the "Art and Science of Teaching" training sessions

  • have a total of 300 hours or more by the end of the internship 

  • have met their financial obligations to the program