Beat the Heat 2016

ESC Region 13’s Beat the Heat is a multi-day professional development opportunity for educators who work with children ages 3-5 and children with significant disabilities ages 6-21.

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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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Job Fair for Teachers

Join us for the ESC Region 13’s teacher job fair. This is an opportunity to meet local area recruiters to find out about exciting opportunities in Texas schools!

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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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Sheltered Instruction Conference

Why attend multiple trainings on Sheltered Instruction, when you can learn all you need in one place? The Sheltered Instruction Conference offers knowledge on strategies for both elementary and secondary ELLS.


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FBA & BIP Issues and Strategies

FBA & BIP Issues and Strategies Workshop Join us for a day of learning to support a behavioral team in facilitating a smooth FBA and BIP process in even the most difficult situations. As a district-level specialist, LSSP, SLP, teacher, or other related service provider, you know the importance of an FBA and a quality BIP, and you probably conduct […] Read More

TEA Releases STAAR Results for Fifth and Eighth Grade Math and Reading

STAAR results for first 2016 administration of fifth and eighth grade reading, mathematics released AUSTIN – Approximately three-quarters of the state’s fifth and eighth graders successfully passed the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) reading and mathematics tests, according to preliminary results released today by the Texas Education Agency. The results reflect passing […] Read More