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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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 Taught 101 Driver’s Training

Region 13’s Parent-Taught Driver’s Education is the affordable option to get your child behind the wheel! We understand it’s important to add a driver to your family in an easy and affordable way, so our program is accessible and values your ability to teach your kids in the best environment.


Texas Superintendent Certification Program Application Open

Preparing aspiring educational leaders for superintendency

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Beat the Heat 2019 Call for Proposals

Beat the Heat is a professional development opportunity for educators, parents, and others who work with children ages 3-21 with significant intellectual and low incidence disabilities. Share your expertise by submitting a conference proposal today!

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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.

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Storytelling Tips for Children with Dr. Jean

Stories and songs are one of the most powerful ways to put things in the brain and help students remember. Here are some simple storytelling techniques you can use with your students to help make teaching fun! Through stories children can learn all sorts of things. They can learn about colors, about patterns, about structure, […]

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5 Points About Supplemental Aids for STAAR

You likely already know about, and use, supplemental aids on your campus. They’re great tools that help make sure your students do their absolute best on every test they take. However, the use of supplemental aids for the STAAR test can be a bit confusing. Here are 5 points you need to know about using […]

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