Hearings and Appeals, Complaints against Independent Hearing Examiners

A person who has participated in a hearing under Tex. Educ. Code Ch. 21, Subchapter F may file a written complaint about an independent hearing examiner. 19 Tex. Admin. Code § 157.41(k)(2).  The complaint may be about timeliness, accuracy, and appropriateness of procedural and evidentiary rulings, decorum and control, or other issues.

If you would like to file a complaint against an independent hearing examiner, you may download and complete the complaint form and submit it to our office through the Hearings and Appeals electronic filing system https://form.jotform.com/200514538968159, email to Christina.Eischens@tea.texas.gov, mail or hand delivery to 1701 N. Congress Ave., Austin, Texas 78701 or by facsimile to (512) 475-3662.

Contact Information

For questions, please contact Christina Eischens, Office of the General Counsel, Division of Hearings and Appeals at Christina.Eischens@tea.texas.gov or (512) 463-0489.