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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TEKSCON 2019

The 2019 TEKS Resource System Curriculum Conference brings thousands of Texas educators together for three days of collaboration, innovation and learning. The annual conference will showcase national guest speakers, informative sessions and hands-on workshops. Texas teachers and administrators will learn best practices, discover new ways to spark change and enhance curriculum from other Texas educators.

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2019 BEHAVE! Conference

Our 2019 Behave! conference is designed from those troubling times when you just want to scream behave! We’re giving you all the tips, tricks, tools, and strategies you need to avoid the scream and start handling classroom behavior better.

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Instructional Coaching Conference 2019

Join a band of Rockstar educators for Keynotes by national thought leaders and over 40 learning opportunities centered around our Balanced Coaching Framework!

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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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Who We Are

For over 50 years, Region 13 has created great things for great educators, like you. Our mission is to ensure our students and schools succeed at every level, from administrative efficiency to assessment support. We are committed to you as members of our educational community with our core values at heart: Service, Innovation, Excellence, Client-Centered, Integrity, Student-Focused. As fellow educators, our expertise stems from sharing the same experiences you do, so whether you’re searching for a workshop, classroom product, technical assistance, or program service, Region 13 is your trusted partner in educational success.


From Our Blog

Life Skills Radio Ep.06: Challenging Behavior

Managing Challenging Behavior

In this episode, host Jennifer Russell explores challenging classroom behavior: how it can leave you exhausted, the causes behind it, and how to better manage challenging classroom behavior. Audio Transcripts Download the full audio transcript Jennifer Russel:  Hey, everybody! Welcome to LifeSkills Radio. I’m your host, Jennifer Russell, and today’s podcast is going to be […]

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Life Skills Radio Ep.04: Transition Planning

Lifeskills Transition Planning

In this episode host Jennifer Russell and education specialist, and transition expert, Elizabeth Danner, discuss the importance of transition planning for lifeskills teachers. Audio Transcript Download the full audio transcript Jennifer Russel:             Hey everybody, welcome to LifeSkills Radio. I’m your host, Jennifer Russell, and today I am delighted to have our very own Elizabeth Danner. […]

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