Archive for the ‘Accommodations’ Category

2015 Online Accommodation Request Form and Request for Paper Administrations for STAAR L, STAAR A, TELPAS reading, and TAKS

Online Accommodation Request Form The Online Accommodation Request Form is available and can be accessed at http://www.txetests.com/acc. Districts may begin submitting accommodation requests for the 2015 calendar year for eligible students needing a type 2 accommodation. Information about accommodations for students with disabilities, submitting online requests, and submission deadlines for all accommodation requests can be […]

Spring Workshops from Region 13 Special Education Department

Wondering what Region 13 Special Education Department has on the workshop calendar for Spring 2015? How about Math for All, Steps for Funding Success, Using the WISC-V, Power of Inclusion, See the Sound, IEP Best Practices, PODD Communication Books, SLP Webinars, Reading and Language Intervention for Children with Down Syndrome, and much more. Take a […]

Math for All workshop!

Need ideas for differentiation, accommodations, and modifications for your math classroom? Math for All: Access to General Curriculum in Mathematics workshop has a few more seats open. Register today! Participants will learn how to accommodate and modi…

STAAR A Info all in one spot

We have created a Thinglink called STAAR A: Things You Need to Know. To access this resource, click this link: http://www.thinglink.com/scene/609494907593162752 While viewing the Thinglink, hover over the picture to see the hotspot dots. Then hover ove…

Accessibility Options for High Stakes Testing- Dec 3 webinar

View Online Accessibility Options for High Stakes Testing AbleNet University FREE Professional Development Wednesday, December 3 School districts across the country use a computer-based platform, such as Pearson’s TestNav, to deliver high stakes …

PLAAFPs, Goals, and Accommodations, oh my!

Are you looking for information and support to help you write powerful PLAAFPs and purposeful goals?  There are many aspects to writing a full Individualized Education Plan (IEP).  This training will focus on writing powerful PLAAFP statements which…

Testimonial for STAAR SOA and computer-based testing in general

Here are three students and a teacher sharing their experiences of computer-based STAAR testing.

Special Education- Winter Workshops- Region 13

Please take a moment to peruse the professional development opportunities that Region 13 has planned for this fall/winter to address the needs of special educators.  We also provide technical assistance typically customized to more specific student/cl…

Math for All workshop coming up

        Are you a math teacher? Do you have students with disabilities in your math class? Are you looking for strategies for how to address accommodations and modifications in your math class? Are you wondering about this new STAAR…

STAAR A Overview webinar available for you to view

If you were not able to listen to our STAAR A Overview webinar this past Monday, not to worry. We have posted the recorded webinar on our webinar webpage. http://www4.esc13.net/agc/webinars For STAAR A resources check out the STAAR A tab and the STAAR …