Archive for October, 2014

K-5 Code.org

Contact Information: Phillip Eaglin, Changing Expectations Corp., at 512 -496-6824 FREE K-5 Code.org sessions in November and December at the Microsoft Store in Austin. http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2399922 http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2399916 http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2399918  http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2399915 Prepare elementary school students for the 21st century – Software is redefining the modern world and is increasingly relevant in every 21st century career. Yet fewer than […]

Yay! Registration Extended for Secondary Math Notebooking Make and Take: Classroom Ready

You may have tried to register for Secondary Math Notebooking Make and Take: Classroom Ready  (FA1430878) but registration had ended. Registration has been extended for those of you who did not get in.  We still have a limited number of seats available. Use this link to register: https://ecampus.esc13.net/transcript.html?year=all#_=1414008927700&url=/show_class_info.html%3Fclassid%3D30878  

Sumdog Math Contests

For questions, contact info@sumdog.com Sumdog math contests for schools in Region 13 start Friday, November 14, and will run until the following Thursday. This year, you take part as a class, and compete against other classes in your school and other schools in your area. It’s free to take part and there are new rewards […]

Don’t Miss New Ways to Create Interactive Notebooks for Math! Even Digital Notebooks!

Secondary Math Notebooking Make and Take: Classroom Ready!  is on October 28th.  Wouldn’t you like a notebook that your students can review before assessments or an End of Course Assessment? Use of interactive notebooks is one of the best practices for increasing rigor in the classroom. In this session, participants will learn a process for […]

Oops! Personal Financial Literacy Flyers for Workshops

Here are the Personal Financial Literacy Flyers that were missing in the post about the Personal Financial Literacy workshops coming up very soon.  Please click on link for the flyer. Personal Financial Literacy Grades 5-6 http://www4.esc13.net/uploads/TFEE_-_PFL_grades_5-6.pdf Personal Financial Literacy Grades 7-8 http://www4.esc13.net/uploads/TFEE_-_PFL_grades_7-8.pdf

Have You Explored the New Personal Financial Literacy TEKS? They are Testable!

Come join the Texas Council on Economic Education for Personal Financial Literacy Training at Region 13! These workshops will provide resources and tools to help implement the new personal financial literacy standards. For more details check out the flyers! Register today! October 22nd Grades 5-6 FA1429357 October 23rd Grades 7-8 FA1429359

Can Training on the New Math Process Standards For High School Help me Now? YES!!

Are you teaching your heart out and wonder why the kids still aren’t getting the idea? Don’t miss YIKES! Process Standards are Coming to High School on November 17th (FA1430764).  This workshop will not only help you next year but will help your students on the Algebra 1 EOC as well as helping students have […]

Sumdog

  Sumdog math contests are back. The contests begin on Friday, October 24 and will run until the following Thursday! This year, you take part as a class, and compete against other classes in your school and other schools in your area. It’s free to take part and there are new legendary rewards for all […]

Half Price Beginner Calculator Workshop with Discount Code! Sign up Today!

Last February the TEA announced that 8th Graders would be required to have graphing technology to use on Math STAAR in the spring of 2015 with the additional comment that it should be used as a part of regular instruction. Are you still wondering what all those buttons do? Region 13 is offering two beginner […]