Public Notice of Teacher Quality2016-2017 Highly Qualified UpdateChannelview I.S.D. has been a 100% Highly Qualified district since 2008-2009. The 2016-2017 school year is a transition year for Highly Qualified from NCLB requirements to the new ESSA requirements. The district will continue with highly qualified hiring practices for 2016-2017 and adhere to ESSA standards and qualification criteria as prescribed by the state thereafter.
2015-16 Highly Qualified Teacher Report
The No Child Left Behind (N.C.L.B.) Act of 2001 requires each Local Education Agency (L.E.A.) to publicly report progress of the L.E.A. and its campuses toward meeting the highly qualified teacher requirements.
The following standards are required to be considered a Highly Qualified teacher:
• Has obtained a full Texas teacher certification
• Holds a minimum of a bachelor’s degree
• Demonstrates subject matter competency in each of the academic subjects taught
• Competency is obtained by passing the Texas content exam and/or completing 24 college hours in the subject area taught