Thank you for visiting the ESC Region 13 Literacy website. Our goal is to enhance the knowledge, skills, and practices of language arts teachers through professional development. The information on this site is designed to provide educators and administrators with resources for curriculum, instruction, and assessment. We welcome any suggestions you may have that will improve this site.
We are pleased to be able to offer you the elementary and secondary Expository Playbook: Coaching Toward Stronger Writing
The Expository Playbook includes student-centered activities, models, prompts, and samples of writing with notes on what’s important! These samples include examples of strong essays from students and the Texas Education Agency (TEA), examples of developing essays from regional students and TEA, and a variety of sample essays from published sources.