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Engineering is Elementary

Join us on MARCH 4th for an exciting adventure into the world of Engineering is Elementary! Engineering Adventures (EA) is a fun, engaging, hands-on, design curriculum by the Engineering is Elementary team at Museum of Science, Boston for use in out-of-school-time (OST) settings such as after-school and camp programs. EA challenges children to solve design […]

Robotics, GIS & GPS Workshop

Robotics, GIS, and GPS is a  2-day session for schools interested in offering camps or clubs for students using robotics, Global Positioning Systems (GPS) or Global Information Systems (GIS). Participants completing this course will receive a step-by-step curriculum which includes student workbooks, teacher activity guides, and online resources. Program includes access to: „    Curriculum materials […]

Leadership Network Conference on September 20, 2012

There are still seats available for the upcoming Leadership Network Conference on September 20, 2012! Attend for free and enjoy the provided lunch by registering through ECampus for Workshop # FA1223364. Breakout Sessions include: Math, Science, Social Studies, Literacy, TSTEM, Data & Accountability, Graduation Plans, Special Education / 504 topics, PEIMS, Library / Media Services, […]

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 […]

In-Sight Posted: February 2012

The In-Sight for February 2012 has been posted at http://www5.esc13.net/thescoop/insight/. In this edition you will find articles such as: TEKS Based Resource Calibration STAARWriting Searching for Rigor Using Electronic Portfolios Please let us know how we can continue to be of assistance. http://www5.esc13.net/curriculum_instruction/

Crime Scene Investigation for Elementary Classrooms

Learn how to engage your students by teaching science concepts through mock crimes that students have to solve and document. Partcipants will learn the CSI process through hands-on activites and receive a CSI teacher guide. CSI_Elementary_02.27.2012 When: February 27, 2012 Where: 5701 Springdale Rd. Austin, TX 78723 Workshop ID: SP1223167

In-Sight December 2011 Edition

Just what you have been waiting for! The latest edition of the In-Sight has been published with articles focusing on differentiation. Please pass this information on to campuses, teachers, and other administrators. Administrators Focus on Supporting Differentiation Concise and Precise: Tips for STAAR Writing Doing More With Less: Make MS Word Work for YOU (and […]

Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathmatics (T-STEM) Professional Development

Please join Transformation 2013 T-STEM Center as we present The 3 Rs of STEM Equity: Recruitment, Retention, Results. Participants may attend this workshop in Austin, San Antonio, or in El Paso. This two-day training is encouraged for ALL levels of educators — from classroom assistant to superintendent who strive to provide equitable opportunities — to […]

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