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Visit the ECAP Booth At The 2017 NCTASPA Job Fair

Texas Teacher News

Micah Fikes
Micah Fikes on April 19, 2017

If you are not a certified teacher or will not be certified upon graduation from college, you need to be part of an alternative certification program or be associated with a post-baccalaureate certification program.

NCTASPA recommends that you visit with an alternative certification program prior to meeting with the districts at the job fair. ECAP offers a flexible program designed to get you placed and have you become a productive and effective teacher.

 ECAP is the leading alternative teacher certification program in Texas. ECAP has the distinction of being the first privately-owned teacher certification program in Texas.

As a result of their experienced and highly-qualified trainers, they have a teacher training program that is highly preferred by the school districts they serve and a depth of knowledge of the teacher certification process that is unprecedented.

Visit our booth and learn about what it takes to earn your certification in Texas.


If you are unable to attend the job fair, SCROLL DOWN and get your FREE CHECKLIST on How to Become a Teacher in Texas. 


The NCTASPA Job Fair


The NCTASPA Job Fair is the largest the event of its kind in the North Texas area with public school districts and charter school administrators in attendance.  District personnel will be ready to discuss job opportunities for the upcoming 2017/2018 school year.

Many districts will conduct on-site interviews for available job openings, so this is a great opportunity to find your dream teaching job.

ecapThis year’s event will be held from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at:

Arlington Convention Center
1200 Ballpark Way
Arlington, TX 76011

Pre-registration for the job fair is required. You must be registered to attend as your registration provides individual school districts with important information for planning and preparation of materials for the event.  

You can register for the event by clicking on visiting the NCTASPA website. Click HERE to register – NCTASPA REGISTRATION LINK.

The Job Fair Registration Deadline is Friday, April 28, 2017.

For more information on the NCTASPA Job Fair CLICK HERE to visit their website.

About ECAP


ECAP director, Sharon Fikes founded the company in 2001, after an 11-year stint as the director of Alternative Certification at the Education Service Center, Region XI.

At ESC Region XI, she opened one of the first state-based alternative certification programs in Texas.

Sharon Fikes  literally wrote the book on Alternative Teacher Certification, and her knowledge and wisdom guide ECAP’s operating principles.

ECAP’s professional staff come from the classroom and school administration. They've been in your shoes and know what lies ahead as you prepare for your own classroom. ECAP demonstrates an extensive education in pedagogy and teaching strategy and go beyond the minimums to get you certified and comfortable with your new position.

ECAP ensures your success in the classroom.

Featured Image Credit: Photo by Nazareth College | CC BY


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Topics: Texas Teacher News

Written by Micah Fikes

Micah is the Director of Curriculum & Technology. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in British Literature, from the University of North Texas and a Master of Arts in Teaching, from Louisiana College. In his previous career, Micah served for 14 years as a banker and bank manager. For the majority of this period, Micah managed the Downtown Fort Worth location of Frost Bank. In 2005, Micah finally surrendered to his true calling to be an educator. After a brief, but fulfilling term teaching high school English at Flower Mound High School in Lewisville ISD, Micah went to work for the family business, training teachers.

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