19 TAC Chapter 231. Requirements for Public School Personnel Assignments

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Section 231.1
231.1.
Criteria for Assignment of Public School Personnel.
Section 231.3
231.3.
General Education, Prekindergarten.
Section 231.5
231.5.
Bilingual, Prekindergarten.
Section 231.7
231.7.
English as a Second Language, Prekindergarten.
Section 231.9
231.9.
General Education, Kindergarten.
Section 231.11
231.11.
Bilingual, Kindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.13
231.13.
English as a Second Language, Kindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.15
231.15.
Elementary, Grades 1-6.
Section 231.17
231.17.
Reading, Grades 1-6.
Section 231.19
231.19.
Languages Other Than English, Grades 1-6.
Section 231.21
231.21.
Art, Prekindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.23
231.23.
Music, Prekindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.25
231.25.
Theatre, Prekindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.27
231.27.
Physical Education, Prekindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.29
231.29.
Technology Applications, Prekindergarten-Grade 6.
Section 231.41
231.41.
Self-Contained, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.43
231.43.
All General Subjects, Grade 6.
Section 231.45
231.45.
English Language Arts, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.47
231.47.
English as a Second Language, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.49
231.49.
Reading (At or Above Grade Level), Grades 6-8.
Section 231.51
231.51.
Reading Improvement (One Year or More Below Grade Level), Grades 6-8.
Section 231.53
231.53.
Speech, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.55
231.55.
Languages Other Than English, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.57
231.57.
Social Studies, Grade 6.
Section 231.59
231.59.
Social Studies, Grades 7 and 8.
Section 231.61
231.61.
Mathematics, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.63
231.63.
Science, Grade 6.
Section 231.65
231.65.
Science, Grades 7 and 8.
Section 231.67
231.67.
Health, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.69
231.69.
Physical Education, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.71
231.71.
Art, Middle School 1-3.
Section 231.73
231.73.
Music, Middle School 1-3.
Section 231.75
231.75.
Theatre, Middle School 1-3.
Section 231.77
231.77.
Technology Applications, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.79
231.79.
Career Development, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.81
231.81.
Dance, Middle School 1-3.
Section 231.91
231.91.
Reserve Officers' Training Corps.
Section 231.93
231.93.
Athletics; Cheerleading; Drill Team; Marching Band.
Section 231.95
231.95.
Disciplinary Alternative Education Programs.
Section 231.97
231.97.
Innovative Course.
Section 231.99
231.99.
Local Credit Course.
Section 231.101
231.101.
Advanced Placement Course; International Baccalaureate Course.
Section 231.103
231.103.
Driver Education, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.121
231.121.
English I-IV, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.123
231.123.
English I and II for Speakers of Other Languages, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.125
231.125.
English as a Second Language, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.127
231.127.
Reading I, II, and III, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.129
231.129.
College Readiness and Study Skills, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.131
231.131.
Writing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.133
231.133.
Speech, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.135
231.135.
Journalism, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.151
231.151.
Languages Other Than English, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.153
231.153.
American Sign Language, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.161
231.161.
History, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.163
231.163.
Geography, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.165
231.165.
Government, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.167
231.167.
Psychology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.169
231.169.
Sociology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.171
231.171.
Special Topics in Social Studies, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.173
231.173.
Economics with Emphasis on the Free Enterprise System and Its Benefits, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.175
231.175.
Personal Financial Literacy, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.191
231.191.
Mathematics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.193
231.193.
Algebraic Reasoning, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.195
231.195.
Statistics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.201
231.201.
Biology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.203
231.203.
Chemistry, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.205
231.205.
Physics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.207
231.207.
Integrated Physics and Chemistry, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.209
231.209.
Principles of Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.211
231.211.
Astronomy, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.213
231.213.
Earth and Space Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.215
231.215.
Environmental Systems, Environmental Science, and Aquatic Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.217
231.217.
Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Microbiology, and Pathophysiology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.219
231.219.
Scientific Research and Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.231
231.231.
Health and Physical Education, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.241
231.241.
Art, Music, Theatre, and Dance, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.251
231.251.
Computer Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.253
231.253.
Technology Applications, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.255
231.255.
Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.257
231.257.
Fundamentals of Computer Science; Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles; Game Programming and Design or Mobile Application Development, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.271
231.271.
Career Development, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.281
231.281.
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.283
231.283.
Advanced Animal Science and Advanced Plant and Soil Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.285
231.285.
Agribusiness Management and Marketing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.287
231.287.
Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.289
231.289.
Agricultural Facilities Design and Fabrication; Agricultural Mechanics and Metal Technologies; Agricultural Power Systems; Energy and Natural Resources Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.291
231.291.
Principles and Elements of Floral Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.301
231.301.
Principles of Architecture and Construction, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.303
231.303.
Interior Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.305
231.305.
Architectural Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.307
231.307.
Construction Management and Construction Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.309
231.309.
Building Maintenance Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.311
231.311.
Mill and Cabinetmaking Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.313
231.313.
Electrical Technology; Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Technology; and Piping and Plumbing Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.331
231.331.
Professional Communications, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.333
231.333.
Principles of Arts, Audio Video Technology, and Communications, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.335
231.335.
Animation, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.337
231.337.
Audio Video Production; Graphic Design and Illustration, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.339
231.339.
Photography, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.341
231.341.
Printing and Imaging Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.343
231.343.
Fashion Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.361
231.361.
Business Information Management; Business Law; and Touch System Data Entry, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.363
231.363.
Business Management; Global Business; Human Resources Management; Principles of Business, Marketing and Finance; and Virtual Business, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.365
231.365.
Business English, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.381
231.381.
Education and Training, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.383
231.383.
Human Growth and Development, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.391
231.391.
Banking and Financial Services, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.392
231.392.
Money Matters, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.393
231.393.
Accounting; Financial Analysis; Insurance Operations; and Securities and Investments, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.394
231.394.
Statistics and Risk Management, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.395
231.395.
Financial Mathematics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.401
231.401.
Government and Public Administration, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.403
231.403.
Revenue, Taxation, and Regulation, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.405
231.405.
National Security, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.421
231.421.
Health Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.423
231.423.
Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Microbiology, and Pathophysiology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.441
231.441.
Hospitality and Tourism, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.443
231.443.
Culinary Arts, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.445
231.445.
Food Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.461
231.461.
Human Services, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.463
231.463.
Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.465
231.465.
Counseling and Mental Health, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.467
231.467.
Dollars and Sense, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.469
231.469.
Cosmetology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.481
231.481.
Information Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.483
231.483.
Digital and Interactive Media or Web Technologies, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.485
231.485.
Computer Programming, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.487
231.487.
Computer Maintenance, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.489
231.489.
Computer Technician, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.501
231.501.
Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.503
231.503.
Forensic Science, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.521
231.521.
Manufacturing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.523
231.523.
Welding, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.541
231.541.
Marketing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.543
231.543.
Advertising and Sales Promotion, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.545
231.545.
Fashion Marketing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.547
231.547.
Entrepreneurship, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.549
231.549.
Retailing and E-tailing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.561
231.561.
Concepts of Engineering and Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.563
231.563.
Biotechnology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.565
231.565.
Advanced Biotechnology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.567
231.567.
Engineering Design and Presentation, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.569
231.569.
Engineering Mathematics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.571
231.571.
Electronics or Robotics and Automation, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.573
231.573.
Principles of Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.575
231.575.
Engineering Design and Problem Solving, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.577
231.577.
Scientific Research and Design, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.579
231.579.
Principles of Engineering, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.581
231.581.
Digital Electronics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.591
231.591.
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.593
231.593.
Aircraft Technology, Automotive Technology, or Collision Repair and Refinishing, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.595
231.595.
Small Engine Technology, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.611
231.611.
Special Education Teacher.
Section 231.613
231.613.
Teacher of Adaptive Physical Education.
Section 231.615
231.615.
Full-Time Teacher of Orthopedically Impaired or Other Health Impaired in a Hospital Class or Home-Based Instruction.
Section 231.617
231.617.
Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments.
Section 231.619
231.619.
Teacher of Students with Auditory Impairments.
Section 231.621
231.621.
Teacher of Gifted and Talented Students.
Section 231.623
231.623.
Special Education Counseling Services; Educational Diagnostician; Speech Therapy Services; and Vocational Adjustment Coordinator.
Section 231.641
231.641.
Educational Aide.
Section 231.643
231.643.
Administrators and Other Instructional and Professional Support Personnel.
Section 231.645
231.645.
Professional Support Personnel Requiring Other Professional License.
Section 231.661
231.661.
General.
Section 231.663
231.663.
Minimum Requirements for Certificates Dated Prior to September 1, 1962, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.665
231.665.
Minimum Requirements for Certificates Dated After September 1, 1962, and Prior to September 1, 1966, Grades 6-8.
Section 231.671
231.671.
General.
Section 231.673
231.673.
Minimum Requirements for Certificates Dated Prior to September 1, 1962, Grades 9-12.
Section 231.675
231.675.
Minimum Requirements for Certificates Dated After September 1, 1962, and Prior to September 1, 1966, Grades 9-12.

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Chapter 231 Table of Contents Chapter 231. Table of Contents
Chapter 231, Subchapter A Subchapter A. Criteria for Assignment of Public School Personnel
Chapter 231, Subchapter B Subchapter B. Prekindergarten-Grade 6 Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter C Subchapter C. Grades 6-8 Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter D Subchapter D. Electives, Disciplinary Courses, Local Credit Courses, and Innovative Courses, Grades 6-12 Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter E Subchapter E. Grades 9-12 Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter F Subchapter F. Special Education-Related Services Personnel Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter G Subchapter G. Paraprofessional Personnel, Administrators, and Other Instructional and Professional Support Assignments
Chapter 231, Subchapter A Subchapter H. Assignments for Teachers Certified Before 1966

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