CIMA 2017: Conference on Instruction for Multilingual Advancement

The 2017 Conference on Instruction for Multilingual Advancement is a two day event designed to empower educators to improve outcomes for language learners of all kinds.

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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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AIE Conference

AIE is about inspiring growth and reigniting a passion for increasing student outcomes. It is about envisioning extraordinary possibilities, taking courageous actions, and being our best selves to motivate and create expectations for continuous improvement. The call to action is to recommit to leading, teaching, learning, and excelling in creating positive change that addresses the needs of all children.


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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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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Resources for Supporting ELL Students Displaced by Hurricane Harvey

Many districts in our area have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. The following excerpt and links can help districts trying to navigate next steps in serving incoming ELLs who have been displaced. The following excerpt comes from a TEA news release: “Reminder for Students who are English Language Learners (ELL’s): When enrolling English learners with incomplete …

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TED Tips: Supported Decision-Making

Senate Bill 748 revised TEC 29.011, TEC 29.0112 and TEC 29.017 to reflect the supported decision-making agreements available under Chapter 1357 of the Estates Code. As part of transition planning, schools will be required to provide information and resources on supported decision-making agreements. For help in understanding and sharing information about alternatives to guardianship (including […] Read More