Archive for October, 2015

Are You Struggling With Teaching the New Math TEKS for High School?

If the answer is YES, please do not miss out on what may be our final workshops for the new high school math TEKS.   Navigating and Teaching the New Math Standards for Algebra 1 https://ecampus.esc13.net/catalog.html#url=/show_class_info.html%3Fclassid%3D33449 November 18th 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Navigating and Teaching the New Math Standards for Algebra 2 https://ecampus.esc13.net/catalog.html#url=/show_class_info.html%3Fclassid%3D32382 November 19th […]

Registration Deadline Approaching! Box Cars and One-Eyed Jacks: Purposeful Math Games!

Registration deadlines: Grades 3-5  Friday, October 30th Grades K-2  Tuesday, November 10th Are you looking for ways to engage students in purposeful math workstations? Would you enjoy learning how to use games as a powerful teaching strategy? Look no further! Our Distinguished Speaker for Elementary Math is from Boxcars and One-Eyed Jacks! The following workshops […]

Elementary Featured Speaker: Box Cars and One-Eyed Jacks – Using Games in the Math Classroom

Are you looking for ways to engage students in purposeful math workstations? Would you enjoy learning how to use games as a powerful teaching strategy? Look no further! Our Distinguished Speaker for Elementary Math is from Boxcars and One-Eyed Jacks! The following workshops are a perfect supplement for teachers who are implementing Guided Math and/or […]

Quadratic Functions Galore!

Did you know that many Algebra 1 students score consistently lower on quadratic functions on the Algebra 1 EOC than linear functions?  What do we as educators need to do to help them with this? Please consider attending this two day workshop to help your students with their mastery of quadratic functions! Focus on Algebra:  Quadratic Functions […]

STAAR Perfomance Standards Update

TEA has posted an announcement about recommending the replacement of the current phase-in schedule for the STAAR® program’s student passing standards with a revised approach. Current commissioner of education rule specifies a phase-in approach to reaching the final standards in 2021–2022. Under the current approach, the next phase-in level (phase-in 2) is scheduled to be implemented […]

District Math Leaders – FREE!

Exemplars is offering FREE registration for district math leaders, including coordinators, math specialists, and instructional coaches!    Offer expires Friday, October 9, 2015. Workshop:  Exemplars Problem Solving, Rubrics and Anchor Papers: Standards Based Assessment and Instruction for the New Math TEKS Location: ESC Region 13 Date and Time: October 19th from 9:00 – 4:00 Registration: Call […]