Certification Programs
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SBEC Certification Programs
Alternative Certification for Administrators (CoLA) >
The Cohort of Leadership Associates (CoLA) is an 15-month, field-based, performance-oriented program designed to prepare associates to become effective school administrators.
Alternative Certification for Teachers (TOPP) >
The Teacher Orientation and Preparation Program (TOPP) offers recruiting, screening, training, placement assistance, Texas teacher certification, and support services.
Texas Superintendents’ Certification Institute (TSCI) >
The Texas Superintendents’ Certification Institute (TSCI) is a high-quality, comprehensive certification program designed exclusively to prepare aspiring educational leaders for the superintendency through non-traditional means.
Other Certification Programs
Bus Driver Certification >
The training program covers specific school bus safety education training in accordance with the DPS Program Guide For School Bus Driver Training in Texas.
Institute of Developmental Coaching >
In partnership with the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), ESC-20 offers Master Certified Coach and Educational Leadership Coach certifications.
Teacher Appraiser Certification >
The Instructional Leadership Development (ILD) program offered at ESC-20 is based on the state training model for certification of Professional Development Appraisal System (PDAS) appraisers.