Archive for February, 2013

FREE Formative Assessment Webinar

View the recorded webinar HERE: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/236452202 Instructional Cha-Cha-Chas: Deeper Learning with LeAnn Nickelsen Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar Seat Now at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/236452202 Preview…

Deadline Reminder for 2012-2013 Title I, Part C Amendements for Equipment Purchases

News from the Division of Grants Administration Deadline Reminder: 2012-2013 Title I, Part C Carl D. Perkins Amendments for Equipment Purchases The purpose of this listserv message is to remind 2012-2013 Title I, Part C Carl D. Perkins grantees that am…

Clarification on TEKS Grade 8 – 11B

Several districts have had questions about the specificity of 8.11B which deals with organisms dependence on biotic and abiotic factors.  The question came up as to if mutualism and commensalism might be tested under this student expectation. TEA has …

Save the Date – ESC Region 13 will host three days of Instructional Materials Preview at the Center in early spring 2014

This plan is subject to change. However, early notice might help with your planning. ESC Region 13 will host three days of Instructional Materials Preview at the Center in early spring 2014. January 7th – K-5 Math and Science January 8th – …

S.T.E.P.S. is Seeking Presenters for July CAMT Conference in San Antonio

S.T.E.P.S. Secondary Teachers Enhancing Performance for Students • Do you teach middle school or high school mathematics in the San Antonio area? • Do you have a GREAT lesson that you want to share with other teachers? • Have you always wanted …

Technology in a 1st Grade Classroom

I came across this blog today and found myself spending well over an hour reading all the posts and watching all the videos. The blog is authored by a 1st grade teacher in Canada; her students share everything they do in class through pictures and vide…

February Musings…

Don’t forget Black History Month! The Described and Captioned Media Program has a link to “Blindness and Black History” as well as material on their site . Sign up for their free newsletter with all the details: info@dcmp.org VIP So…

A Teacher’s Guide to Google Drive for the iPad

Greetings, we wanted to share this with you.  We use iPads and Google Drive here at ESC 13 and found this helpful. Google Drive for iPad by richardbyrne

Working with Deaf Students in High School Science Classroom

If you are a high school teacher who works with, or may potentially work with, deaf and hard-of-hearing students in the regular science classroom this is a great workshop opportunity. Project Access: Science A workshop designed to help high school scie…

FREE STAAR Accommodations Webinar

  View the RECORDED webinar here: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/233092026     This FREE 45-minute webinar will include a review of TEA’s accommodations documentation and 15 minutes for questions and answers. Title: Accommod…