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ESTAR Winter Administration

A few updates regarding ESTAR: The winter administration window for the ESTAR Universal Screener and MSTAR Universal Screener/Diagnostic Assessments is now open for students in grades 2-8. **Please Note: The winter window has been extended to February 23, 2015. Keep in mind that the universal screener/diagnostic assessments should be given with enough time in the […]

Grade 3 Side-by-Side TEKS Comparison Document: Updated Version Available

The Texas Education Agency shared the following information earlier this week through the mathematics listserv: *Grade 3 Side-by-Side TEKS Comparison Document* The correct version of the grade 3 side-by-side TEKS comparison document is now available on Project Share. The incorrect version has been removed. If you downloaded or printed a copy of this document before […]

Revised Mathematics TEKS: Side-by-Side TEKS Comparison

Revised Math TEKS

The Texas Education Agency recently sent a communication regarding new mathematics documents posted to Project Share. The site has new side-by-side documents for Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry that provide a comparison between the current TEKS and the revised TEKS. The documents are located at http://projectsharetexas.org/resource/revised-mathematics-teks-side-side-teks-comparison. If you have questions please contact Susan Hemphill […]

Curriculum Council June 5th

We are looking forward to seeing you for Curriculum Council on June 5th either face to face or through our Livestream presentation. All participants registered for either session below will receive a link to the Livestream web site through e-mail next week. SP1426072 – Face to Face Session SSP1426081 – Livestream   We have a full agenda […]

Project Share Information

I am sure you have seen one or more of the updates sent by the Texas Education Agency to listservs for different program areas. This is a good time to remind ourselves of the need for backing up information and resources so that we are not reliant on a single storage solution. Leslie Barrett is […]

TEA Curriculum Newsletter

The TEA has posted the May 2013 Curriculum Newsletter.  This document includes the latest information on TEKS updates in Mathematics, Fine Arts, and Languages other than English (LOTE).  There is also information on the Texas AP/IB Incentive program as well as other program updates. The TEA Curriculum Newsletter will be posted to http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=2147486096 soon. It […]

Middle-School Students in Texas Algebra Ready (MSTAR) Universal Screener & ESTAR Pilot

The spring administration window for the Middle-School Students in Texas Algebra Ready (MSTAR) Universal Screener is now open. Dates for the spring window are April 8 – May 10, 2013. The MSTAR Universal Screener is a formative assessment system administered to students in grades 5-8 to support instructional decisions. The purpose of the MSTAR Universal […]

In-Sight:A newsletter for curriculum, instruction, & assessment

The latest edition of the In-Sight Newsletter was published last week. To access articles related to ELLs, integrated elementary curriculum, parent involvement, and much more visit http://www5.esc13.net/thescoop/insight/2013/03/in-this-issue-8/. ESC Region 13 Contact: Cindy Hamilton – cindy.hamilton@esc13.txed.net

Curriculum Council September 6, 2012

Curriculum Council

  We hope you will be able to join us for Curriculum Council on September 6th at 9:00 am! Our agenda for this month includes: ~Legal Update ~Curriculum Update: Writing, Reading Diagnostic, Science Course Sequencing, Assessing Chemistry, TA TEKS, Texas Literacy Initiative ~STAAR Navigation Guide ~Turnaround Extravaganza ~15% for STAAR EOC and Interventions: What are […]

TEKS Professional Development

ESC Region XIII will be providing opportunities for professional development at no charge to districts through the TEKS Professional Development Grant during the summer of 2012. We encourage you to review the available sessions located at http://www5.esc13.net/teachingandlearning/teks_pd.html to determine which sessions best support your district’s needs. Questions relating to the content of the sessions can best […]

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