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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 […]

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

This post also appeared in the ESC Region XIII Curriculum Council Blog 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 […]

Technology TEKS Training for All Teachers Grades K-8 – You Are Invited to Learn!

Today we are very pleased and excited to announce the release and availability of professional development for the new Technology Applications Standards for grades K-2, 3-5, and 6-8. These courses are facilitated overviews of the new standards that will also get you integrating tech in your classroom right away! To enroll, please use your Project Share […]

Free Chemistry EOC Trainings this Summer – Project Share Online and Face to Face

This course provides information and activities designed to improve overall science instruction, increase student achievement in Chemistry, and support student success on the STAAR Chemistry EOC assessment. Participants experience student-centered 5E lessons that make connections to the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS), the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS), and the Response to Intervention (RtI) […]

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 […]

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.

Science Safety for High School – Region XIII Professional Development Starts Today

Announcing the availability of “ESC 13 Science Safety for High School” online professional development course.

This course is for teachers in the ESC Region XIII area. Contact your Service Center for access if you are outside ESC Region XIII.

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 […]

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 […]

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