Distance Learning Fees

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Starting in the 2019-2020 school year, live viewing access of TEA updates via the TETN network will no longer require  membership in our Distance Learning Network. Access to recordings, however, will be only made available to members of our DLN.

There are two membership levels available for our Distance Learning Network. They include the following services:

Basic membership - $2,000/year

  • Unlimited access to recordings of TETN events and other Region 13 offerings subject to approval of the host of the conference;
  • Unlimited troubleshooting of distance learning equipment/connections via phone and email at a moment’s notice per district’s needs;
  • Technical support/assistance for virtual field trip participation (eg. Connect2Texas, etc.);
  • Access to special distance learning events (eg. Mrs. Claus, career exploration series, etc.);
  • Regular listserv updates of upcoming distance learning opportunities;
  • Ability to borrow webcams for events;
  • Access to one Zoom Pro account for district use.

Premium membership - $3,000/year
All of the above
PLUS:

  • Connecting and active, real-time monitoring of daily/weekly video conference event/class offerings, including troubleshooting with end users as need be;
  • With prior scheduling, monitoring of video conferences during ESC holidays/off-hours;
  • Post recordings of district meetings and special events in video storage/streaming portal with ability to share viewing links;
  • Basic editing of recorded video clips;
  • Access to Zoom cloud connectors to allow connection of Zoom meetings to other video conference equipment;
  • With prior scheduling approval, access to Zoom webinar room for up to 500 attendees;
  • Access to multiple Zoom Pro accounts assigned to district users as needed, based on availability;
  • Kubi carts for homebound students.

To join the Distance Learning Network, please sign up via the Region 13 Commitment Form System.  

If you have questions, please contact the Distance Learning office at: distancelearning@esc13.txed.net