Statement on Houston ISD Plans to Fill Staffing Gaps with Uncertified Teachers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 2, 2023 CONTACT: Texas AFT President Zeph Capo & Houston Federation of Teachers President Jackie Anderson commented today on reports that Houston ISD’s state-installed superintendent will seek waivers from the Texas Education Agency to hire uncertified teachers: “Educators have been told throughout the process of this TEA takeover of the