Archive for October, 2018

Upcoming Due Date for Nonpublic Placement Notification and Application

Good morning, The TEA released the following reminder today regarding the 2018-2019 Nonpublic Placement Notification and Application due date: The 2018-2019 Nonpublic Placement Notification and Application opened on September 10, 2018.  The due date fo…

2nd Round: Additional Supplemental Funds 2017-2018 IDEA-B Funds

On October 15, 2018. TEA announced more adjustments to the supplemental funding amount for the 2017-2018 IDEA-B Formula and IDEA-B Preschool grants. See your LEAs new supplemental amount on the TEA Federal Entitlements page.  TEA staff will initiate bu…

LSLS – Bullying Prevention Part 2: Tips for Students Exhibiting Bullying Behavior

Excerpted and adapted from Dr. Lori Ernsperger’s book Recognize, Respond, Report: Preventing and Addressing Bullying of Students with Special Needs, the suggestions shared here will help teachers provide effective support for all kids, no matter which …

FREE Webinar by TEA – Addressing Challenging Student Behaviors

Addressing Challenging Student Behaviors, hosted by the TEA ECE Division is scheduled for October 17, 2018.…3:45pm CDT Register today!  (Registration link) If you can’t make the live event, don’t worry a recording will be available sh…

Why Bilingual Kids Are Smarter -Bilingual Kidspot

Why Bilingual Kids Are Smarter | Bilingual Kidspot

ELPS Toolkit and Observation Guide -November 7-8

ELPS Toolkit Overview: The revised ELPS Toolkit is your convenient and comprehensive resource for effective lesson development. It is designed to help teachers incorporate the ELPS when planning lessons and delivering instruction. This interactive trai…

FREE – Edcamp is coming back to Region 13!

An “unconference” filled with energy, enthusiasm, and collaboration where participants are empowered to have a voice and choice. Register Here December 1, 2018 8:00 am – 12:30 pm ESC Region 13 Energy, enthusiasm, and collaboration! Ev…

Resource information for 2018-2019 STAAR Test

2018-2019 District and Campus Coordinator Resources and TETN Accessibility Updates Training With testing season fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about the most recent changes to policies, procedures, and accommodations. This year, TE…

Improving Student Success in Math: FACTastic Video Series #1

Do your students struggle to learn math facts? We know that by 6th grade (TEK 6.3D) students are expected to add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers fluently. Using the FACTastic Math Strategy System is a great way to meet this goal. The FACTastic…

Register today for To Drill or Not to Drill? Math Fact Strategy Instruction!

Do your students struggle to learn math facts? In this workshop you will learn effective and efficient strategies for students to use in order to build automaticity of the addition and subtraction and multiplication and division facts. Teaching of stra…