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Announcing – Science Safety Training for Elementary School Teachers Just Released

You are invited to enroll in the next free Project Share based course for Elementary level educators. This course is designed to increase awareness of the general areas of science safety in the elementary classroom. Teachers will better understand their duty to instruct, supervise, and maintain a safe science classroom. This course does not take […]

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 […]

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 […]

Technology Planning and Reporting Still Required in Texas Schools – April 23rd Update

Today, TEA published a “To The Administrator Addressed” letter which answers questions concerning the requirements for technology planning and reporting for this school year (2011-2012).  According to the letter: “While funding for the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) Title II, Part D–Enhancing Education Through Technology program of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) was discontinued, […]

Project Share UPDATE! – The New Gateway is Live Today

The wait is over – the gateway interface to ProjectShare is revised. This announcement was given at SXSW Edu. Take a few moments today to visit the new gateway and download the guide to getting started.

Changes to the Epsilen User Interface

  Changes to the Epsilen User Interface Hello everyone.  If you have not already noticed, there have been some significant changes to the interface (buttons, knobs and switches) in Project Share/Epsilen.  It appears at first that there are fewer options, but in fact, they simply nested the options into categories.  Other important changes are not […]

Excellent new Newsletter Resource – Free For Region XIII Educators

  In case you missed it, we have released issue one of In-Sight, a newsletter for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment for Region XIII area educators.  The focus of this issue is on STAAR and back to school and includes articles for core content, administration, instructional technology, and more. Check it out here, http://www5.esc13.net/thescoop/insight/.  The second […]

Project Share Groups – Quick and Helpful Tip for Sharing Links

I was asked today about the best way to share a link to a website in Groups in Epsilen/Project Share.  Try these strategies to make sharing links with your Groups. First, you have several options. When you want to share a link that is just a quick “hey, check out this link”, then just create a […]

June/July “Need To Know” Staff Update One Page Handouts Ready

 June  and July Need to Know Staff Handouts (PDF) are ready.  The handouts are one page quick updates that can be duplicated and distributed to staff members.  Each contains important news and resources concerning Project Share from the State (TEA) and from ESC Region XIII.  There are four in all starting in May.  To access them, […]

State-Wide Collaborative Group in Project Share

Greetings, I wanted to bring to your attention a Group in Project Share that may interest many of you. It is called “Project Share Collaborative”. The group is organized by Epsilen’s Paula Murray. She states: “This is a collaborative group for Texas educators to share documents, ideas, brainstorm, ask questions, problem-solve, and more – all […]

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