Completed Studies

Educator Certification and Standards conducts studies about teacher demographics, teacher attrition and retention, teacher shortages, mathematics and science teachers and administrators in Texas. Additional reports will be posted on this page when they become available.

Teacher Demographics

The following studies cover genders, ethnicities, and other demographics of employed and certified teachers:
Employed Teacher Demographics 2009-2013

Certified Teacher Demographics by Preparation Route 2009-2013

Certified Teacher Ages by Preparation Route 2009-2013

Teacher Attrition and Retention

These studies cover rates of teacher persistence through certification, hiring, and continued employment:
Employed Teacher Attrition and New Hires 2006-2013

Certified Teachers by Preparation Route 2009-2013

Employment of Certified Teachers 2009-2013

Teacher Retention by Route 2009-2013

Teacher Attrition by District Size 2010-2013

Teacher Shortages

This section addresses numbers and percentages of qualified teachers by subject and grade level:
Out-of-Field Teacher Credentials 2011-2013

Uncertified Teachers 2009-2013

Mathematics and Science Teachers

These reports describe teacher demographics, certification, and experience:
Mathematics and Science Teacher Demographics 2004-2013

Mathematics and Science Certificates by Field and Level 2011-2013

Experience of Math and Science Teachers 2009-2013

Teacher Appraisals

This section addresses types and uses of teacher performance measures:
Teacher Evaluation systems 2010-2011

Teacher Evaluation Uses 2010-2011

Teacher Evaluation Include Student Performance 2010-2011

Teacher Proficiency Numbers Rates 2010-2011 

Teacher Proficiency Public Reporting 2010-2011


These studies cover principals, superintendents, and other administrative staff:
Certified Principal Demographics by Preparation Route 2009-2013

Certified Superintendent Demographics by Preparation Route 2009-2013

Administrator Experience 2009-2013

Employed Principal Demographics 2009-2013

Administrator Appraisals

This section addresses types and uses of administrator performance measures:
Principal Evaluation Systems 2010-2011

Principal Evaluation Uses 2010-2011

Principal Evaluations Include Student Performance 2010-2011

Principal Proficiency Numbers Rates 2010-2011

  Historical Data