The ILP3, an accelerated alternative certification program is designed to recruit, prepare, mentor, and certify aspiring instructional leaders.
OPTION 1: Hold a Master's Degree Minimum Requirements
A Master's Degree from an accredited college or university; A minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; A valid Texas teacher certificate; A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience in PK-12 setting; A minimum of 2 years of school leadership experience; Two (2) letters of recommendation.
OPTION 2: Earn a Master's Degree Minimum Requirements
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university; A minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; A valid Texas teacher certificate; A minimum of 1 years of teaching experience in PK-12 setting; A minimum of 1 years of school leadership experience; Acceptance into Walden University Master's program; Two (2) letters of recommendation.
Pursuant to the Texas Education Code (TEC), §22.083, candidates must undergo a criminal history background check prior to employment as an educator; and pursuant to the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) §227.1(d), an applicant or a candidate who has been convicted of an offense may result in ineligibility for issuance of a certificate on the completion of the program. An applicant or a candidate may exercise the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter. For more information about a preliminary criminal history evaluation, access TEA link at https://tea.texas.gov/texas-educators/investigations/preliminary-criminal-history-evaluation-faqs.
Sandra S. SaenzILP3 Program SpecialistOffice: 956-984-6275Debby HinojosaILP3 BookkeeperOffice: 956-984-6104Elena OviedoILP3 BookkeeperOffice: firstname.lastname@example.orgLinda Rodriguez, DirectorEducator Preparation ProgramsOffice: 956-984-6037Hours of Operation:Monday - Friday