Archive for January, 2014

Last Chance to Explore the New Math Standards for Grades K-8

Last Chance! Register Now! The last scheduled face to face training for Exploring the New Math Standards K-8 is quickly approaching. See all Spring workshops- Spring Math Flyer 2014 This very important training will help you understand the significant changes between our current standards and the new math standards that are scheduled for implementation in the […]

ESTAR/MSTAR Learning Progressions Course Release on Project Share

ESTAR/MSTAR Learning Progressions is now available as a statewide course in Project Share. Participants may join the course at This course will build on the previous MSTAR Academies with exploration into the ESTAR/MSTAR Learning Progressions, which were created for the ESTAR/MSTAR Diagnostic Assessments. Teachers and administrators planning to administer the ESTAR/MSTAR Universal Screener and […]

TRC Info now Available

Application documents for the Region 13 Texas Regional Collaboratives for Math and Science are now available at Information about our grant is at this link also. Deadline for applications is Thursday February 6, 2014 at 4:00 pm to Region 13. For further questions please call or email: Susan Hemphill Math Project Director TRC 512-919-5360 […]

1st Spring Meeting of the Mathematics Teachers’ Circle of Austin

The first spring meeting of the Austin Teachers’ Circle of Mathematics is January 30, from 6-8 in the evening. MTC Spring 2014 – January Who are the Mathematics Teachers” Circle of Austin?  The Math Teachers’ Circle of Austin is a professional learning community that brings together middle school math teachers and professional mathematicians so that they […]

Think Through Math no-cost workshop opportunity

Think Through Math Year 2 (Note: This is a different training than what was presented in November 2013.) TTM Beyond the Basics, Part II This is a BYOD session. Please bring a laptop with headphones. This session will be a 3 hour, interactive, hands-on workshop. The morning session and the afternoon session are the same […]

Winter Window for ESTAR/MSTAR Universal Screeners January 8th- February 14th

The ESTAR/MSTAR Universal Screeners are a formative assessment system administered to students in grades 2- 4 and 5-8 to support instructional decisions. The purpose of the Universal Screeners is to help teachers answer two important questions within the Response to Intervention (RTI) process: (1) Are students on track or at risk for meeting expectations in […]