Archive for April, 2016

TEA Releases STAAR Results for Fifth and Eighth Grade Math and Reading

STAAR results for first 2016 administration of fifth and eighth grade reading, mathematics released AUSTIN – Approximately three-quarters of the state’s fifth and eighth graders successfully passed the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) reading and mathematics tests, according to preliminary results released today by the Texas Education Agency. The results reflect passing […]

TexasSUCCESS Training

Through the TexasSUCCESS initiative, the state of Texas has made digital resources available to support students who need SSI accelerated instruction in the areas of reading and mathematics. The vendors providing these online services will be conducting Training of Trainers (ToT) sessions this spring and summer at ESC 13 for teachers, instructional leaders, and administrators. […]

Important TEA Update on Mathematics Academies This Summer

The following was posted yesterday about math and reading academies for this summer.  Please read! Reading Academies Senate Bill (SB) 925 establishes literacy achievement academies for teachers who provide reading instruction to students at the kindergarten or first, second, or third grade level. SB 972 establishes reading-to-learn academies for teachers who provide reading comprehension instruction […]

Elementary Conference Pre K – Grade 5

Join us for the annual Elementary Extravaganza on June 7, 2016. This one day conference is an interactive menu-based experience for all content areas. Don’t miss the early bird discount!   Click here​ to learn more about the Elementary Extravaganza!