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TexasSUCCESS Training

Through the TexasSUCCESS initiative, the state of Texas has made digital resources available to support students who need SSI accelerated instruction in the areas of reading and mathematics. The vendors providing these online services will be conducting Training of Trainers (ToT) sessions this spring and summer at ESC 13 for teachers, instructional leaders, and administrators. Session […]

TexasSUCCESS Online Resources

TEA recently announced the selection of the following vendors to provide supplemental computer-based reading and mathematics support for students requiring accelerated instruction: MATH SUPPORT Think Through Math – grades 3-8 and Algebra I READING SUPPORT Istation – grades 3-8 Compass Learning & Istation – grades 6-8 Apex Learning – English I & II For additional information […]

Texas SUCCESS Training Sessions

            We are pleased to offer districts two FREE training sessions to help you take your Texas SUCCESS implementation to the next level.  Please join representatives from Istation Reading and Think Through Math on November 21, 2013 for Texas SUCCESS year 2 training.  Specific topics covered in each session can be found […]

Teaching with Aurasma

For our last post before the May ICN, we wanted to give you a view of real folks using this in teaching.  Check out this video of practical applications of Aurasma in your classroom from YouTube users TexanTutorialsGov. They offer augmented reality applications for economics, history, math, showcasing exemplary student work, and more.

Texas Success! The holidays arrive early for the public schools of Texas.

The holidays arrived early for the public schools of Texas! This August TEA and ESC Region 20 rolled out Texas SUCCESS, an umbrella initiative that encompasses two outstanding computer-based interactive programs designed to support student growth in the critical areas of math and reading.

Istation Reading and Think Through Math are both research-based, highly rated, widely used computer programs that support individualized student progress in reading and math both at school and at home.

Latest Professional Development Opportunities in Project Share for You

Professional Development Opportunities in Project Share Opportunities continue to grow in Project Share and we wanted to make sure you know about the recentcourses available for you. As always, for the most up-to-date info on PD in Project Share, including course links, start and end dates, and CPE credits, check out the Instructional Technology website: http://www5.esc13.net/instructionaltech/online_pd.html […]

TEKS: Tech Apps, Math, Science – Submit Your Questions to TEA

Greetings readers, Today TEA posted an note about the instructional materials proclamation for Tech Apps, Science and Math.  In it is an invitation to submit questions that will be reviewed in July and published.  If you have questions about this materials adoption, submit them to review.adoption@tea.state.tx.us for consideration.   Read the information below for details. Quoting Katie Oster from […]

Case Study: How One School District Uses Project Share/OnTRACK with Students

Greetings readers, This post is most specifically for high school core area teachers, curriculum staff and Project Share administrators. With all the buzz and activity surrounding OnTRACK courses for students, I thought you would appreciate viewing how one school district , Tyler ISD, has organized this effort. They have a 7 minute YouTube video  that […]

Inst Tech Updates: Social Studies, Math and Project Share

Hello readers! Some of you get these announcements, but in case you don’t there are three important new releases for you to check out. 1. Project Share is now on Twitter! Follow them @projectsharetx They will be tweeting about Project Share announcements, updates, and available courses and content. 2. OnTrack End of Course for World […]

Instructional Technology and the Elementary Classroom – March 8th, 2012

Hello readers, We heard from the field that you wanted professional learning options for instructional technology that focused on the needs of K-5 elementary level. So, I wanted to be sure you were aware of this upcoming workshop opportunity. The workshop focuses on the integration and building of 21st Century skills within any elementary classroom.  Various […]

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