Approval to Teach for International Teaching Assistants (ITAs)
Texas Tech University Operating Policy 64.03 requires that the appointment of all nonnative English-speaking students (regardless of visa/residency status) as teaching assistants be made only after certification of English proficiency and readiness for the classroom.
There are three options evaluation for approval to teach:
- The International Teaching Assistant Workshop
- ESL 5310 or ESL 5312
- Special Interview (for qualified students only)