The 2025-2026 application cycle for innovative courses is now open for new and renewal submissions. Courses that are approved by the State Board of Education (SBOE) will be available for implementation beginning with the 2025-2026 school year. As part of this cycle, innovative courses with an expiration year of 2024-2025 will be invited to renew. The application deadline for both new courses and renewals is on September 13, 2024. Application materials for the 2025-2026 innovative course application cycle have been published to the TEA’s innovative courses webpage.