Early Childhood Team

The Early Childhood Team at ESC Region 13 provides training, technical assistance, and resources to districts, Head Start organizations, and childcare centers to build high quality early childhood programs that develop school ready students.

The information on this site is designed to provide teachers, instructional assistants, and school leaders with resources for curriculum, instruction, and assessment. We welcome any suggestions you may have that will improve this site.

For resources specific to serving 3, 4, and 5 year olds with special needs please visit Preschool Programs for Children with Disabilities (PPCD) website.

New Pre-Kindergarten Guidelines go into efffect for the 2016-2017 academic school year.
To view the guidelines visit TEA Early Childhood Website.


Visit the Region 13 product store for a professionally printed and bound copy of the Pre-Kindergarten Guidelines as well as other useful resources.


Check out our infographic which describes powerful learning centers in 5 minutes or less!

5 min guide: Early Childhood Learning Centers


  Check out our Pinterest page for amazing ideas!


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