Application Process

  • We are always looking for teachers that are willing to do whatever it takes to make it happen for kids! Our application will be open in September 14, 2021 and will close on April 10, 2022. 
    Applicants must complete an online application that includes personal and professional information as well as a written assessment. 


    1. Click START to begin the application.
    2. Complete all personal information sections.
    3. For "Vacancy Desired" make sure JOB ID 96394 is checked.
    4. Once on the confirmation page, make sure all required fields are complete.
    5. Click Finish and Submit at the bottom of the page.
    Now that you've applied, learn more about completing your initial TExES content exam. 


    *In the event that you cannot upload your transcripts, please send official copies to the following address. Please note, that any transcripts sent to our office must be official (sealed) and will not be return.
    Houston Independent School District, Alternative Certification Program
    Hattie Mae Eduational Building
    4400 West 18th Street
    Houston, Texas 77092
    Attention:  Conya Barreras, Recruiter
    If you are submitting an electronic transcript from your University, please have your university/college email your electronic transcript to:

    Attention:  Conya Barreras
    If your degree was awarded by a college or university outside of the United States, and not from a  recoginized country (English is official language) , you will need a course-by-course evaluation of your transcript. Please see the list of Foreign Degree Translation Companies to contact an agency that provides this service. 


    If you have questions concerning the application process, please call our office at 713-742-4911.