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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"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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At ACT Distance Learning, we understand how stressful the teacher certification process can be which is why we make it a priority to assist educators in becoming teachers through our alternative teacher certification process.  We aim to offer you the best in alternative teacher certification as we continue to support your career as a teacher well beyond the certification process.

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We are sending out pretty regular email blasts, with news, info and job leads!  Make sure you read and reply so we can keep you active..

ACT Distance Learning needs you to be ACTIVE and maintain current information in our system so you can stay informed!


  • *You must complete 30 hours of observations BEFORE YOU CAN TAKE A JOB.
  • * You must pass your TExES exam BEFORE YOU CAN TAKE A JOB.
  • * You must complete your training (including your Teacher Tools Website)BEFORE YOU CAN TAKE A JOB!

Have questions? Call the office at 210.877.1975 !

Always wanted to teach? Join NOW

ACT Distance Learning recruits teacher candidates year round. Now is the perfect time to start working toward teacher certification so that you can begin in the teaching profession! Call today for an application appointment. We can evaluate your transcripts as you take our critical thinking appraisal and you can soon be on your way to becoming a certified teacher!

The next available Institute begins in JAN, with another one in APR, but you will want to start now so you can complete the online modules and field based experiences!