Archive for April, 2015

Elementary Educators: LOOK WHAT’S COMING YOUR WAY!

Links Updated New High School Math Standards?

Region 13 is offering several popular workshops that will examine the new math standards and provide engaging resources and activities to enable teachers to teach and understand these standards.  Please consider the following offerings, seats are limited: Navigating and Teaching the New Math Standards for Algebra 2–May 12–Click on link below for more information: https://ecampus.esc13.net/transcript.html?year=all#_=1430236048797&url=/show_class_info.html%3Fclassid%3D31196 […]

Distinguished Speaker: Dr. Nicki Newton

  In Just 3 Weeks… Guided Math: Math Workshop in Action (k-5), Workshop ID SP1531290 Register Now! Limited number of seats remain. Dr. Nicki returns on May 18, 2015 to help us explore the first 20 days of Guided Math within the Math Workshop model. Learn how to set the stage for effective guided math […]

Important Math Update for Accountability of STAAR Math Tests Grades 3-8

The following was just released from TEA: Press Releases Update April 8, 2015 STAAR grades 3–8 math assessments to be excluded from 2015 state accountability system AUSTIN – Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that results of 2015 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) in mathematics for grades 3–8 will be excluded […]

New Free Online Resources Available for Teachers and Students

Grade 7 Math OnTRACK™ Lessons and Gateway Resources Grade 7 Math OnTRACK™Lessons are now available for import and management at the district level. The lessons are aligned to the revised math TEKS and designed to supplement classroom instruction and provide additional practice for students. Teachers may enroll in a preview copy of the lessons at […]

Distinguished Speaker: Dr. Nicki Newton

  SIX WEEKS AND COUNTING… Guided Math: Math Workshop in Action (k-5), Workshop ID SP1531290 Don’t wait…Register Now! Dr. Nicki returns on May 18, 2015 to help us explore the first 20 days of Guided Math within the Math Workshop model. Learn how to set the stage for effective guided math groups. Highlights include: components […]