Program Design

The PCN Program consists of:

  • Curriculum and instruction aligned with TExES 268 Principal domains and competencies
  • Required face-to-face training during first summer of program and Saturday’s to open/close modules
  • Cohort groups start the program and complete it as a group serving as a network of resources and support
  • TExES 268 Exam Review and Practice Test session and PASL support
  • Module face-to-face classes facilitated by experienced administrators
  • Designed for campus-based and district-based positions
  • Performance Assessment to provide real-time practice
  • 9 online modules

Important Program Dates:

  • June 2019 - September 2020
    Overall Program Timeline
  • May 2019
    Evening Orientation
  • June, July 2019
    Summer Required Face-to-Face Training, Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Occasional Friday as well)
  • July 2019 - September 2020
    Practicum/Internship and Saturday Face-to-Face Classes Every 4-10 Weeks (starting/ending each online module)

PCN is approved by the Texas Education Agency and is subject to any changes mandated by the State Board of Educator Certification as well as other necessary program adjustments.