DBA(LOCAL) - EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS AND RESTRICTIONS: CREDENTIALS AND RECORDS

Certificates Required by the District

In addition to state requirements for teacher certification, the District shall require a teacher new to the District to attain the following SBEC certificates based on his or her teaching assignment.

All English/language arts/reading teachers in grades 9–12 shall have a bilingual or ESL certificate or endorsement.

During the 2019–20 school year, each person subject to these requirements and hired by the District shall meet the requirements no later than the first year of the date of hire or shall be subject to nonrenewal under provisions of DFBB(LOCAL) or termination under provisions of DFAB(LEGAL).

Updating Credentials

All employees who have earned certificates, endorsements, or degrees of higher rank since the previous school year shall file with the District:

  1. An official college transcript showing the highest degree earned and date conferred.
  2. Proof of the certificate or endorsement.

Contract Personnel

The Superintendent or designee shall ensure that contract personnel possess valid credentials before issuing contracts.

Social Security Number

The District shall not use an employee's social security number as an employee identifier, except for tax purposes [see DC]. In accordance with law, the District shall keep an employee's social security number confidential.

Eagle Pass ISD

DBA(LOCAL)-X

LDU 2019.01

DATE ISSUED: 5/21/2019