§227.1: General Provisions

(a) It is the responsibility of the education profession as a whole to attract candidates and to retain educators who demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to improve the performance of the diverse student population of this state.

(b) Educator preparation programs should collaborate with local school districts pursuant to the Texas Education Code, §22.083, to examine the criminal history of all educator preparation candidates prior to participation in educator preparation activities that occur in a school.


Source Note: The provisions of this §227.1 adopted to be effective July 11, 1999, 24 TexReg 5011; amended to be effective December 14, 2008, 33 TexReg 10011