Timeline & Trainings

Application Timeline: PCN Application Cycle for 2017-2018 is Closed.  (Application Cycle for 2018-2019 will open February 5, 2018.)

Information Sessions:

  • February 8, 2018
    5:30-6:30 p.m.
    Location:  Region 13 ESC
                   5701 Springdale Rd.
                   Austin, TX 78723


Application Deadline: April 20, 2018

Note: *All dates/times/classes are subject to change without notice.

Training Timeline:

  • May 2018 - Mandatory Program Orientation and Leadership Kick-off
  • June 2018 - August 2019
    Online Modules and Saturday face-to-face sessions (including TExES review session)
  • June - July 2018 - Mandatory Face-to-Face Training
    Mandatory training:  Team Building, Legal Issues, Professional Association Conferences, Advancing Educational Leadership (formerly ILD), Texas Teacher Evaluation & Support System (formerly PDAS), Discipline Management, Mediation/Conflict Resolution, Special Education, Dyslexia/504 and other pertinent professional development.

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.