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Secondary RtI Early Warning System: Moving from Reaction to Prevention

  ESC Region 13 would like to invite Secondary Principals to a meeting on May 1st to explore RtI Academic solutions on their campuses: Secondary RtI: Early Warning Systems–Moving from Reaction to Prevention (AM) (SP1532469) Secondary RtI: Early Warning Systems–Moving from Reaction to Prevention (PM) (SP1532471) https://ecampus.esc13.net Contact Gina Alligood for questions and information: gina.alligood@esc13.txed.net  

May 1st Curriculum Council

We are looking forward to seeing you for Curriculum Council on May 1st 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 later this week. SP1426071 – Face to Face Session SP1426080 – Livestream   We have a full agenda […]

Implementing RtI at the Secondary Level – Professional Development at ESC Region 20

Our colleagues at ESC Region 20 will be hosting a workshop on October 18, 2013 featuring Laurie Robinson. The focus of this session will be on implementing RtI at the secondary levels, including a review of the importance of utilizing the critical components of RtI within Professional Learning Communities to assist with implementing RtI with […]

Legislative Updates at Curriculum Council

At our Curriculum Council meeting on July 25th both Jim Walsh and Ed Vara presented information regarding legislative changes. Materials related to these presentations are located at http://www4.esc13.net/cc/meetings/. Additionally, with our new steaming video for Curriculum Council you may view the presentations from these and other segments of the meeting. Legal Update (click title for alternate […]

Curriculum Council June 6th

Our plans for Curriculum Council on June 6th include presentations on the following topics: Legal Update STAAR Data 3-8 Acceleration Legislative Updates Please continue to check our Curriculum Council web site for resources, upcoming events, and workshops.   ESC Region 13 Contacts: Ed Vara – ed.vara@esc13.txed.net Jennifer Drumm – jennifer.drumm@esc13.txed.net

Leadership Network Conference – February 21st

Our inaugural event this past September was a huge success and we are excited to have expanded our session choices for the February 21st LNC.  Please share with leaders in your district and on your campus! We can’t wait to share the day with you and your colleagues! See attached flyer for schedule and registration […]

Texas SUCCESS Training at ESC Region 13

All Texas public and open enrollment charter schools are eligible to participate in Texas SUCCESS, a state-funded mathematics and reading program for all students in grades 3- 8. This session includes an overview of ISIP™ (iStation’s assessment compo-nent), the Think Through Math adaptive placement process, the math and reading curriculum available through these programs, reporting […]

Middle School Students in Texas: Algebra Ready (MSTAR) Diagnostic Pilot study

The MSTAR Diagnostic Assessment will be launched statewide in the Spring of 2013 and is designed to follow on the MSTAR Universal Screener.  The Screener identifies if students are ‘at risk’ OR ‘not at risk’. The MSTAR Diagnostic Assessment is designed to provide a next step in supporting and understanding the misconceptions of middle school […]

Curriculum Council – November 1, 2012 Follow Up

Thanks to all who were able to join us at Region 13, or through our distance connection, for Curriculum Council. There were a couple of requests for follow up items and links requested by the group:   Rebecca McCoy, Georgetown ISD, shared information from the 2013 Accountability Rating System Development, specifically the Accountability Technical Advisory […]

Fundamentals and Proficiency in Sentence Writing

The fundamentals in Sentence Writing Strategy is a complete program designed to teach students the basics of how to write a simple sentence in a step-by-step lesson-based format. Areas of emphasis in this professional development session include: RtI Tier I and II, Research-based interventions, progress monitoring, etc. Interested participants should register through e-campus (https://ecampus.esc13.net/login.html) for […]

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