School Librarians Workshop Series

Our School Librarians Workshop Series offers school librarians the opportunity to connect and network with other school librarians in ESC Region 13. Each workshop in the School Librarians Workshop Series will feature a school librarian sharing an area of expertise.

Learn more

Distinguished Speaker Series: Jennifer Gonzalez, Cult of Pedagogy

We're hosting a two-hour online session with Jennifer Gonzalez, National Board certified teacher, author, and editor-in-chief at Cult of Pedagogy. She'll talk about technology and the brain and the emotional climate of our classrooms. 

Register online

Instructional Coaching Institute with Jim Knight

Jim Knight’s Instructional Coaching Group has worked with 30,000 instructional coaches over the last 10 years, throughout 50 states and six continents.  Knight’s coaching model is focused on improving teaching to improve learning, and is comprised of simple step-by-step processes that coaches and educators can master.

Learn more

Integrating Technology & Learning Series

Each month we're hosting a new online self paced workshop featuring a new technology focus and curricular connections that work in virtual, hybrid, and face-to-face classrooms. 

Register online

Programs & Services

Who We Are

For over 50 years, we've 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're 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, the Education Service Center Region 13 is your trusted partner in educational success.

From Our Blog

How to Become A Superintendent in Texas

The role of a superintendent is complex. They are the face of a school district and serve as a liaison between their community and the staff in their schools. Also, they work with their school board to enact policies and adopt educational programs. Put simply, a superintendent is the CEO of their school district. And […]

Read More about How to Become A Superintendent in Texas

6 Great Resources for Talking about Coronavirus with Kids

COVID-19 can be scary and difficult for younger kids to understand. Kids generally aren’t used to wearing masks, socially distancing, and spending long periods of time isolated from other kids. COVID-19 is also pretty challenging to explain even for adults. With new knowledge being discovered about the virus everyday, it can feel daunting to explain […]

Read More about 6 Great Resources for Talking about Coronavirus with Kids