The Teacher Toolkit

A resourceful website developed by the Educator Certification Program that demonstrates powerful teaching strategies for use by novice and veteran teachers alike.

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Family Engagement Conference

A one-day workshop for families, educators and administrators offering sessions on general parenting, college readiness, special education, safety, health, behavior, curriculum, and assessment. Sessions will be held in both English and Spanish.


Teaching Innovations

Creating innovative classrooms builds lively teaching, academic rigor, and connective instruction, the three components of engagement. These videos showcase four methods for increasing these components.

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Better Conversations with Dr. Jim Knight

In Better Conversations, Jim Knight honors our capacity for improving our schools by improving our communication. During this talk, Jim Knight will show us how to build stronger, more credible, caring, connected and better school conversations.


Parent Companion: First Five Years

A guide for Texas parents and caregivers of children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities from birth through 5 years of age.

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Opportunities for Teachers

TESTA Texas Earth Science Teachers Association Fossil Hunt in Brownwood, TX Saturday March 18th, 2017 Field Trip Fee: $15 Fossil Hunt Spring Conference – “Texas – Underground!” February 17 – 19, 2017 Sonora, TX Fee: $175 (includes 2 nights hotel & Sat/Sun Breakfast) Spring Conference Details and Applicaton     Hill Country Science Mill Become […] Read More

2016-2017 Early Intervening Services Data Collection Form Due 12/2/2016

2016-2017 Early Intervening Services Data Collection Form (SC5100) LEAs identified as having Significant Disproportionality MUST expend 15% of the IDEA-B maximum entitlement on Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) activities. In addition, LEAs MAY expend up to 15% of the IDEA-B maximum entitlement on services for students who do not meet the definition of a student […] Read More