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Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs

The Texas Education Agency posted reminder on 8/5/2014 regarding the required annual notification of nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education programs. “The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the United States Department of Education requires that local education agencies (LEAs) provide career and technical education (CTE) programs, services, and activities in accordance with the requirements […]

Important Notice Regarding CTE Certification Exam Reimbursement for 2013-2014

The Texas Education Agency  posted an update regarding the reimbursement of CTE certification exam reimbursement processes and deadlines on June 19th. Please see below: “In correspondence dated May 22, 2014, the TEA notified school districts that state CTE certification exam reimbursement funds were available to reimburse districts for a certification exam taken and passed by a student […]

Additional Information for Calculating the Certification Exam Reimbursement

Last week, the Texas Education Agency published information and instructions for requesting reimbursement for student certification and licensure exams. (http://www.tea.state.tx.us/taa_letters.aspx). The Agency has received questions regarding calculation of the amount requested per student when the LEA had purchased a block/bundle/license for the exams. Here is the clarification from TEA: “If an LEA paid for a […]

Certification Exam Reimbursement for School Year 2013-2014

The Texas Education Agency posted information on May 22nd regarding reimbursement for certification exams taken by students during the 2013-2014 school year. This reimbursement is authorized by Texas Education Code (TEC), §29.190 for a certification exam taken and passed by a student sto qualify for a license or certificate.   TEA received a limited amount […]

8th Annual Career Symposium for High School Students

Education Service Center Region 13 Career and Technical Education presents the 8th Annual Career Symposium for High School Students featuring speakers from each of the 16 U.S. Department of Education Career Clusters. Friday, February 14th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Career_Symposium_14 ESC Region 13 contact: Miya Brevard Career and Technical Education Specialist miya.brevard@esc13.txed.net (512) 919-5204

2013 – 2014 Title I, Part C, Carl D. Perkins Formula Grant Application

On May 24th the Texas Education Agency posted information regarding the 2013 – 2014 Title I, Part C, Carl D. Perkins Formula Grant Application. This posting provides information regarding the purpose of the program, allocations, and the project period. Eligible applicants must apply through the eGrants system using the appropriate Texas Education Agency Secure Environment […]

CTE – Required Training: Food Science

TEA Food Science: Parts 1-6 All teachers assigned to teach Food Science must participate in this Texas Education Agency (TEA)-approved training prior to teaching the course effective with the 2012-2013 school year.* Read more:http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index4.aspx?id=2147508147 Access Instructions: http://goo.gl/fGaJJ The Food Science Teacher Professional Development course is designed to prepare educators to teach Food Science to high […]

Required Professional Development for CTE Courses for Mathematics or Science Credit Notice

Required Professional Development for CTE Courses for Mathematics or Science Credit Notice On Monday, August 6th, TEA sent a “To The Administrator Addressed (TAA)” letter * informing districts of the release of two courses through Project Share for all teachers assigned to teach one or more the following courses. These teachers must participate in Texas […]

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