The Teacher Orientation and Preparation Program (TOPP) is a State Board of Educator Certification approved alternative route to teacher certification coordinated by Education Service Center, Region 20. Alternative routes to certification in Texas were authorized in 1984 by the 68th Legislature in House Bill 72. TOPP began providing services in 1986 and maintains a high reputation.
may complete your application prior to the January 10, 2014 application
deadline. TOPP will be conducting preadmission sessions in October, November
and December for all teacher applicants who meet admission requirements before January 10, 2014. Once you have met all admission requirements, you will receive an
email invitation to a preadmission session.