• The Methodology of Academic and Personal Success (MAPS) I and II Courses and General Employability Skills Course are approved Innovative Courses that are options for educators working with high school students who are deaf/hard of hearing.  These are the TEKS for MAPS I and II.  These are the TEKS for General Employability.  Note they are elective credit only.  

    Please note the following regarding innovative courses:


    ·         Districts must have the approval of their local board of trustees to offer innovative courses.

    ·         Innovative courses are eligible for state elective credit only.


    Additional information regarding innovative courses is available at http://tea.texas.gov/index4.aspx?id=6079.