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ESL Academy TOT

Interested in bringing the ESL Academy to your district?  The ESL Academy prepares teachers for the TeXeS 154 Supplemental Exam.  Before attending the Trainer of Trainers, participants need to attend a three-day ESL Academy. Steps to becoming an ESL Academy TOT: Step 1 – Sign up and attend a three day ESL Academy ecampus.esc13.net/show_class_info.html?classid=34593 Next Region […]

ESL Supplemental #154 Review This Saturday!

Need a refresher before taking the ESL Supplemental #154 Exam? Come join Ivonne Santiago at Region 13 for a one day study session to get you ready to rock the test! ESL #154 Supplemental Review will be this Saturday, September 10th, from 9am to 4pm at Region 13. Sign up now, seats are going fast! […]

New Video on PLDs!

As the beginning of the school year approaches and teachers are getting their rosters, it’s important to refresh our understanding of the proficiency level descriptors for our English language learners. Click on the video to for a brief review.     Have a great beginning of the year!

ESL Academy Trainer of Trainers (TOT)

The ESL Academy has been revamped! The updated ESL Academy is more conducive to studying for the TExES 154 supplemental exam, as it integrates Checks for Understanding to allow participants time to digest information, and also contains sample test questions within the content to help identify the key information critical for the test taker.  The […]

July Bilingual/ESL Training Opportunities!

Summer is here! If you are looking for opportunities to enhance your knowledge of Bilingual/ESL programs or instruction to meet the needs of ELLs, look no further than Region 13’s Bilingual/ESL team! Following the 4th of July break (we are closed July 4-8), join us for these great sessions: ESL TEXES SUPPLEMENTAL July 16, 2016 […]

Join the Sheltered Instruction Cohort for 2016-2017

Do you want to be a leader in meeting the linguistic needs of ELL students and ensure their success across all content areas? Enroll in the Sheltered Instruction Cohort for 2016-2017! Click below see a short video of testimonials from this year’s participants! As a member of the cohort you’ll receive: A revised ELPS Toolkit […]

One Month Away! Sheltered Instruction Conference

The 2nd Annual Sheltered Instruction Conference is only one month away! Register now to join us on Thursday, June 9th here at Region 13 ESC.  Please see the attached flyer for more information! Click here: SI Conference Flyer Cost: $135.00 Workshop ID: SU1631548 This year, in addition to dynamic and engaging sessions for teachers of ELLs, we […]

Bilingual Director’s Meeting-This Wednesday!

Last call to register for this Thursday’s Bilingual Director’s Meeting! This session will be comprised of a new format, with several speakers and informational resources for administrators. Sessions to look forward to: -We will be introducing a new comprehensive training for asylee/refugee needs, which will be taking place at Region 13 on April 27, 2016.  This full-day […]

Comprehensive Support for Newcomer & Refugee Students

Join us for this unique opportunity at Region 13 to learn with Dr. Feyi Obamehinti, ESL Consultant. This training will address all you need to know as an administrator and teacher to effectively meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of your newcomer, refugee, asylee and unaccompanied students with tools, techniques and instructional strategies. Audience: Administrators & […]

Bilingual Director’s Meeting on April 13, 2016

Please join us on Wednesday, April 13, for the last Bilingual Director’s Meeting of the academic year! This session will be comprised of a new format, with several speakers and informational resources for administrators. We will be introducing a new comprehensive training for asylee/refugee needs, which will be taking place at Region 13 on April 27, 2016. […]

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