ACT Distance Learning
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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ACT Alternative Certification for Teachers in San Antonio

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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

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ACT Distance Learning Application
All candidates need to complete a program application.
ACT Distance Learning Application
Texas Education Agency Statement of Qualifications for Secondary Career and Technical Certification.
ACT Distance Learning Application
Statement of Eligibility for Internship.
ACT Distance Learning Application
Instructional Planning Grid.
Clinical Teaching Application
Clinical Teaching Application
ACT Distance Learning Observation Form
Xcel Observation Form Worksheet.
ACT Distance Learning Observation Form
Xcel Observation Form (Video)

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Most computer-administered tests are offered on a continuous basis. For these tests, candidates can determine specific test-date availability during the registration process. Other computer-administered tests are offered only during specified administration windows. Got to for more details.

Administration-Based CAT Testing Schedule from


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