Archive for May, 2016

INCLUSION INSTITUTE 2016

Inclusion Institute 2016 The Road to Inclusion: Strategies for Your Journey  June 8, 2016 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM This one-day institute provides practical solutions to day-to-day inclusive challenges, focusing on effective collaboration and instructional practices to better support students with disabilities in the general education classroom. Join us to hear the inspirational stories of Dr. […]

Beat the Heat Pre-Conference Sessions

Beat the Heat 2016 Pre-Conference, June 29, 2016 We have gathered a stellar group of national presenters for our pre-conference! Mindy Ely, EL VISTA Project Coordinator, Illinois State University Mike Mueller, PhD, BCBA-D, Founder, Southern Behavioral Groups Bobbie Gallagher, Founder, Autism Center for Educational Services Vickie Mitchell, Consultant, Mitchell-Panter Consulting, LLC Rob Pennington, PhD, BCBA-D, […]

The Elementary Extravaganza is Almost Here!

Join us for the Elementary Extravaganza! This one-day conference is dedicated to understanding and meeting the diverse and unique needs of Elementary Educators. If you work with PreK–5th Grade…this is the place to go! Through this innovative, interactive menu-based experience, participants are able to spend their day with other elementary educators experiencing practical topics and connections, […]

ELEMENTARY EXTRAVAGANZA (PreK-Gr. 5) – Last Chance to Register!

Can you fix a copier jam? Can you scarf down a sandwich in under 3 minutes? What is your super power? Share yours and some laughs as participants write down their super powers in our comic book bubbles! Experience MakerHappen! Come and make it! Let us introduce you to making the Maker 13 way. The […]

ESL Certification #154 Prep Opportunities

Are you or any of your district’s teachers in need of certification preparation to take the ESL Supplemental #154? Look no further than these opportunities below to train with Region 13’s Bilingual/ESL specialists this summer and receive the informative and engaging content that you need to be successful on the certification exam! All opportunities are […]

ELEMENTARY EXTRAVAGANZA on June 7th! ENERGIZE | LEARN | CONNECT

What’s Happening at the Elementary Extravaganza On June 7th? This one-day conference is dedicated to understanding and meeting these diverse and unique needs. If you work with Pre-K – 5th Grade…this is the place to go! Through this innovative, interactive menu-based experience, participants are able to spend their day with other elementary educators experiencing practical […]

Specially Designed Instruction in Math Summer Series!

Are you a math teacher? Do you have students with disabilities in your class? Region 13 is offering a special workshop series just for you! If you are a general education teacher working with 1st graders, or a special education teacher working in an Algebra I class, or anything in between, this summer series has […]

Grades 5-8 Science Academy, Part 2!

Science Academies for Grades 5-8, Part 2: Force and Motion (SU1634310) Have you heard about the Grades 5-8 Science Academy? This 3-day academy will explore ways to improve overall science instruction and achievement in order to meet and/or exceed grade level standards and to ensure postsecondary readiness. You will engage in hands-on, student-centered lessons that are […]

Future Read Summit – NEW Dates!

ATTENTION #FutureReady Districts – Sign up for the Austin Summit, July 18-19, 2016 Join Future Ready, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Education, for a 2-day summit focused on district-level planning for elevating instructional outcomes using digital learning and network with other regional leaders who are engaged in Future Ready. The Summit is open to […]

ELPS Academy on Texas Gateway

TEA has released the ELPS Academy on the Texas Gateway. The ELPS Academy is designed to assist participants in understanding how the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) provide cross-curricular second language acquisition essential knowledge and skills for listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Participants will also examine a common framework to follow when working with English language […]