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ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Due October 5, 2012

The Texas Education Agency posted information regarding the required ARRA reporting on September 27th. “ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports for the July 1, 2012, through September 30, 2012, reporting period are due from LEAs receiving ARRA funds distributed by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) for the following grant programs: Education Jobs Fund (Ed Jobs) Grant […]

2012-2013 Student Success Initiative (SSI) Grants to Schools

The Texas Education Agency has posted information regarding funding amounts to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) and information about applications and grant requirements at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=2147508658. Please note that applications must be submitted through the  eGrants system by 5:00 p.m. Central Time, October 12, 2012. The goals of the SSIG are as follows: To identify and […]

2012 Race to the Top-District competition

The U.S. Department of Education has finalized the application for the 2012 Race to the Top-District competition, which will provide nearly $400 million to support school districts in implementing local reforms that will personalize learning, close achievement gaps and take full advantage of 21st century tools that prepare each student for college and their careers. […]

Grant Opportunity: “Innovative Approaches to Literacy Program”

The U.S. Department of Education has released a new grant titled “Innovative Approaches to Literacy Program”. The grant is intended to support high-quality programs designed to develop and improve literacy skills for children and students from birth through 12th grade through innovative programs that promote early literacy for young children, motivate older children to read, […]

Request for Application # 701-12-104 2012–2013 Advanced Technical Credit Grant Program

TEA posted information regarding this competitive grant on May 7th. Eligible applicants are public community and technical colleges in Texas. “The purpose of the 2012–2013 Advanced Technical Credit (ATC) grant program, also known as statewide articulation, is to support students interested in preparing for college and a technical career that requires postsecondary education. The program […]

College and Career Readiness Models

The Texas Education Agency posted a “To the Administrator Addressed” letter regarding College and Career Readiness Models on March 6th. ESC Region XIII is happy to assist your campus or district in applying for desingations or applying for the College for All Pilot. T-STEM: Please contact Susan Maxey, Project Director for  Transformation 2013 T-STEM Center,  for […]

From TEA: Request to Extend Expenditure Reporting Deadline Process and Procedures

The Texas Education Agency posted a letter regarding requests to extend expenditure reporting deadlines on February 8, 2012.  “The purpose of this letter is to inform local educational agencies (LEAs) of a new procedure, effective immediately, for requesting an extension to grant expenditure reporting deadlines. Under the conditions described in this letter, an LEA that […]

TEKS training offered through support of our TEKS PD grant

As mentioned in our Curriculum Council meeting this morning, we are continuing to offer TEKS PD Grant workshops as well as leveraging these funds to develop other sessions focused on content development to support teachers. Please see the attached flyer for information relating to spring sessions. TEKS PD Spring flyer

Math/Science Grant Opportunity at ESC Region XIII

ESC Region XIII is currently seeking districts to partner with us for the 2012-2013 grant cycle of the Texas Regional Collaboratives in Math and Science. The TRC grant provides Teacher Mentors with intensive professional development (100 hours between May 1, 2012 and July 31, 2013) in addition to 24 hours of professional development (12 hours […]

Register for Response to Intervention – Putting it All Together (SU1122433)

Looking for a way to train 100% of your campus staff members on the basic components of the Response to Intervention (RtI) framework? Register for Response to Intervention – Putting it All Together (SU1122433).  A free, interactive online module designed to allow individuals throughout a school district to build a common understanding of the basic […]

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