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TourTexas.com map of texas with arrows pointing to Midland and Odessa UTPB's College of Education serves the following School Districts:

  • Anton
  • Austin
  • Big Spring
  • Coahoma
  • Colleyville
  • Crane
  • Ft. Davis
  • Ft. Stockton
  • Forsan
  • Grady
  • Greenwood
  • Lewisville
  • Littlefield
  • Lubbock
  • Midland
  • McKinney
  • Monahans
  • Odessa
  • San Angelo
  • San Antonio
  • Seminole
  • Seymour
  • Snyder
  • Stanton
  • Wylie

State Board for Educator Certification/Texas Education Agency Texas Educator Certification Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES)

The TExESpass rates at UTPB for the past two academic years have been exemplary. The following scores are for all fields of educator certification, both initial and advanced.

  • 2009-2010 ... 100%
  • 2008-2009 ... 99%

For initial certification only, the rates are:

  • 2009-2010 ... 100%
  • 2008-2009 ... 98%

NOTE: The rates for 2010-2011 will not be made available until October, 2011.

Addressing National Standards: Diversity of Student Teaching Placements

Name of School/ District American Indian or Alaska native Asian Black or African American Hispanic or Latino White Students Receiving Free or Reduced Lunch English Language Learners Students with Disabilities
Ector County ISD (20 schools) 1.1% 0.9% 5.2% 63.8% 29.2% 49.9% 13.5% 9.7%

Standard 4: Diversity

“The unit designs, implements, and evaluates curriculum and provides experiences for candidates to acquire and demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to help all student learn. Assessments indicate that candidates can demonstrate ad apply proficiencies related to diversity. Experiences provided for candidates include working with diverse populations, including higher education and P-12 school faculty, candidates and students in P-12 schools.” [emphasis added)

Source: National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education–Professional Standards for the Accreditation of Teacher Preparation Institutions