Archive for October, 2016

Systems Outages Impacting eGrants and Expenditure Reporting

News from the Grants Administration Division TEA is experiencing outages with our website, PEIMS, TEASE, TEAL, and the Expenditure Reporting System.  We are aware that October 31, 2016, is the deadline for several expenditure reports and the Rural Low Income Grant Application. We will be providing extensions for these deadlines and will notify you via […]

Fall Social Studies Leadership Meeting

Save the Date for our annual Fall Leadership Meeting on Tuesday, November 15th from 9:00- 11:00 am REGISTER FA1635917 Please submit agenda items and/or questions that you would like addressed prior to November 10, 2016 to courtney.webster@esc13.txed.net

LBJ’s Educator Hour with Dan Rather: Tuesday, November 1st

LBJ is hosting an Educator Hour with Dan Rather Tuesday, November 1st. 3:30 p.m. LBJ Library Classrooms (2nd Floor) It is only $15 to attend unless you are a member of the museum. RSVP

Evening for Educators at the Bob Bullock, November 2

November 2, 2016 5:00pm – 8:00pm RSVP Join educators from around the state for a FREE event. Explore the Museum’s special fall exhibitions focusing on symbols of American patriotism, as well as Nazi propaganda. Come anytime from 5:00-8:00pm, but you won’t want to miss these scheduled events: 5:00 pm Refreshments in the Grand Lobby 5:45 […]

November Science PD Opportunities

November Science PD Opportunities October PD is coming to an end…but we have plenty of sessions to offer in November! Please see the attached flyers for PD at Region 13 and the Science Mill. Nov2016 sci flyer   Listserv flyer_V6

Preliminary 2015–16 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR)

The preliminary 2015–16 Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR) for your district and each campus in your district are now available through the Texas Education Agency Secure Environment (TEASE) Accountability application. Note that the cover page of the preliminary TAPR does … Continue reading

From Dings to Dynamite Behavior Compliance Conference – Register Today

Has your campus been staged on behavior indicators for PBMAS or on DVM?  Do you want to gain new knowledge about Restorative Discipline?  How does your campus deal with your most challenging students?  These questions and so much more will be addressed at the From Dings to Dynamite Conference on November 8th & 9th at […]

Teacher Resource Provided – Measurement Concepts (Gr. 3-5)

Are you looking for a great resource that will help teachers teach, while also helping students to fully understand measurement concepts? Guest speaker and author, Carol Gautier will teach us how to connect geometry, measurement, and algebra and use them to describe the world we live in. This training includes an amazing TEKS aligned teacher […]

Region 13 Math Leadership Meeting

Save the Date!  The Region 13 math team will host a virtual meeting for all math leaders on November 10th  from 2:30 – 4:00 pm. Please submit agenda items and/or  questions that you would like us to address, prior to November 4, 2016. susan.hemphill@esc13.txed.net mary.headley@esc13.txed.net We will be recording the webinar and posting the link […]

What Are You Learning?

One of my favorite questions to ask students when I entered their classroom was, “What are you learning?”  As a campus principal, I believed this was one of the most important questions to ask. (My other favorite was, “What are you reading?” especially since I loved to connect with students through books. But that’s another […]