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October 3rd Curriculum Council

Our agenda for Curriculum Council on October 3rd includes the following topics: Legal Update Vertical alignment STAAR EOC English I and II Blueprint Accountability House Bill 5 Alignment with Programs of Study and Personal Graduation Plans Participants registered for either session below will receive a link to the video for the session early next week. Participants […]

Dollars and Sense: A Legislative Dialogue

The Phi Delta Kappa International UT Chapter is hosting a Legislative Dialogue led by Representative Mark Strama and Tim Lee (the Executive Director for TRTA) on February 26th from 6:00 – 7:30. This event will be held in the UT Sanchez Building in the Dean’s Lounge. Please see the attached flyer for more details. PDK […]

TEDxYouth Austin

During the November 1, 2012, Curriculum Council meeting, Ed Vara allowed me to speak about TEDxYouth@Austin.  This letter is a followup to that presentation.  I appreciate Ed’s willingness to send it out to the Curriculum Council. On March 30, 2013, central Texas high school and middle school students will come together to hear engaging stories […]

Curriculum Council is Going Green

ESC Region 13’s Curriculum Council is going green! Beginning with our January 10th meeting we will provide the majority of our materials solely in a digital format.  We will continue to provide an agenda and the note taking guide. Please take a few moments to answer the following questions so we can better  plan for […]

Curriculum Council – October 4, 2012

  Thursday, October 4th, is our next Curriculum Council meeting and we hope that you will be able to join us. Topics for this meeting include: -Legal Update -Curriculum Update -Central Texas Generation Texas Texas -College and Career Readiness Profile Planning Guide – PBMAS -Interventions and Texas Success If you will be joining us via distance […]

New Curriculum Director Network Meeting (FA1224782)

If you are new to your role in curriculum support please join us after Curriculum Council on September 6th for a short meeting. We will host lunch and discuss transition to the role and resources to support you. Please let us know if you plan to attend by registering for “New Curriculum Director Network Meeting” […]

Sequestration Saga

Here is the latest news…… News from the Office of the Chief Grants Administrator: On August 7, 2012, President Obama signed the Sequestration Transparency Act, which requires the administration to submit a report to Congress within 30 days that includes the estimated cuts of sequestration at the program/activity level. Despite this new legislation, the administration […]

Curriculum Council Agenda – August 2, 2012

On Thursday, August 2nd Curriculum Council will meet from 9:00 – 12:00 at ESC Region XIII. Our topics for this meeting include: ~Legal Update ~AYP and Regional Performance ~STAAR Updates ~General Updates and Opportunities If you plan on joining us, please register for either of these options: ~Face to Face Meeting (SU1220492) ~Distance Learning Meeting […]

Agenda for Curriculum Council: May 3rd

We are looking forward to seeing everyone on May 3rd at Curriculum Council. Please see the attached agenda for more information. CC_Agenda5-3-12 The workshop numbers for registration are: Face to Face                       SP1220486 Distance Participation     SP1220488   Handouts will be posted to our Curriculum Council website no later than Wednesday, May 2, 2012 for those […]

April 5th Curriculum Council Agenda

        We hope you will be able to join us for the next Curriculum Council meeting on April 5, 2012. The meeting agenda includes: ~Legal Update ~Curriculum Update ~Accountability Update and more … CC_Agenda4-5-12

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