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An accelerated, alternative teacher preparation program for highly qualified
individuals seeking a successful career as a teacher in the State of Texas.

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"After researching the competitor, it was clear that ACT was a reputable company. Hearing the different opinions of the school district HR people, it was clear to me that ACT was a very respected program."

– David

"The emphasis placed on the classroom management training really paid off. Figuring out the content is a evolving thing, but showing up with a solid classroom management plan made life easier."

– Sarah

"The feedback received from my Field Supervisor was pivotal in providing an outside perspective as well as providing me a neutral person to vent to."

– Tony

"I have already recommended this company to other individuals. This program is clearly out to help new teachers and is not focused on simply taking your money."

– Tammy

"I chose ACT because of their training timeframe, their ability to help with finding a job, and their cost effectiveness."

– Raul

"The Field Supervisor is great. They are always available to help and give feedback."

– Bob

"ACT made it easy for me to get my certification while staying with my former employer as long as possible."

– Jim


  • How Do We Compare?

    Want to see how we compare with other programs? Check out the TEA Consumer Information Webpage HERE.
  • Brush up on Academics!

    Need to brush up on Physics? Elementary Math? Geography? Try a search on this website for valuable content information, links, lesson plans, and teacher tips. Discovery Education contains many valuable resources that will allow you to become a successful educator after the completion of our alternative teacher certification program.
  • TExES exams (ETS)

    Use this site as a resource to find information on teacher certification tests, test preps, and view your scores. By adequately preparing for the teacher certification test in Texas, ACT Distance Learning can help make the process as simple as possible.
  • SOQ for CATE

    This link will provide you with a downloadable copy of the Statement of Qualifications.
  • Texas Education Agency (TEA)

    The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is the administrative unit for primary and secondary public education responsible for overseeing the development of statewide curriculum, administering statewide assessment programs, monitoring for federal compliance with guidelines and a variety of other services designed to meet the educational needs of all students. Use this site a resource when preparing for your career as an educator. Find information on current assessment tests.
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    2. Spotlight interviews provided by many college deans with the institution's philosophy on online learning
    3. Scholarship and financial aid options for college students in Texas