Answered By: Arlene Salazar Last Updated: Sep 28, 2020 Views: 8
Texas will require the new Science of Teaching Reading (STR, 293) exam for teacher certification beginning January 1, 2021, for all candidates (undergrad, grad, post-bacc) seeking certification in EC-6 ESL, EC-6 Bilingual, 4-8 ELAR, 4-8 ELAR/SS, 4-8 Generalist, and Special Education. This state law was enacted in the 2019 legislative session as part of the HB3 school finance package. More info.
Section 6: Preparation Resources Science of Teaching Reading (293)
Science of Teaching Reading (293) Preparation Materials
TEA Overview of the STR Exam Requirement