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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Accommodation Central

Find the right accommodations for your student. Search by academic or functional need, pick up a new skill in the Learning Library, and join the community!

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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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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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Student Learning Objectives Training

The Student Learning Objectives process aims to capture setting goals and using data as a means to allowing teachers and teacher appraisers to determine and reflect on a teacher’s pedagogical strengths and areas for growth.


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End of Year Activities for RF Tracker

A TAA on “Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Districts with Residential Care …” will be sent out this month to remind districts of the obligation to complete the end of the year data submission for RF Tracker. Districts must complete the 2017-18 data collection no later than Monday, June 11, 2018 by 11:59 PM. […] Read More

High Cost Funds Update

Due to technical issues concerning upgrades to the High Cost Fund (HCF) online application, the opening date has been changed to March 19, 2018. The closing date will be extended to May 9, 2018. The application is located in the Texas Education Agency Login (TEAL) web application. The special education director or designee should submit […] Read More