Archive for January, 2017

6th Grade Math STAAR Target Workshop – Feb. 6

In 6th Grade Math the two lowest reporting categories in May 2016 for the Region 13 districts were RC 1, Numerical Representations and Relationships, and RC 3, Geometry and Measurement.  Do your students struggle in these areas?  Join us for the Math STAAR Target workshop on Monday February 6th for insights and ideas to help […]

Proposed Amendment to be Discussed – Algebra I, Geometry, and Prerequisites

Below is a link to the proposed amendments that will be discussed February 1st by SBOE. If approved as is, there would be a change to the prerequisites for math to include both Algebra I and Geometry as a prerequisite for 3rd year math courses. Things to consider: This would set the sequence order for […]

Writing in the Math Classroom (5-12): Did I Get it Write?

Looking for ideas to integrate more writing in the Math classroom?  Join us Tuesday January 24th, there is still time to register for Writing in the Math Classroom: Did I Get It Write? (SP1735919). Writing across the curriculum is a goal for many districts in Region 13.  Often teachers are told to write in their […]

Countdown to Kim Sutton!

Kim Sutton will be presenting her new workshop “Establishing Critical Math Routines” for K-5 on January 31, 2017 at ESC Region 13. Registration Deadline: January 24, 2017 … Register Today! This NEW workshop for K-5 will focus on how to take short amounts of time in the teaching day to establish routines with math activities […]

STAAR Target Workshop – Grade 3

Dive deep into the STAAR on January 24, 2017! Registration Deadline: January 19, 2017 Math STAAR Target – Grade 3 In this workshop we will target student expectations that have been identified as the greatest concern, based on 2016 STAAR data. Many of these SE’s are found within Reporting Category 2, Computations and Algebraic Reasoning, […]

TRC Grant Applications for 2017-2018 Now Available!

We are now accepting applications for the 2017 – 2018 grant year for the TRC. The Texas Regional Collaboratives for Math and Science provides targeted professional development to elementary and middle school teachers with the goal of increasing teacher knowledge and ability to teach the content. Upon approval of funding from UT, participating teachers will […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome back from the Region 13 Math Team! 2017! A new year…with new resolutions. Please check out our spring flyers and make plans to join us for these upcoming professional developments.  We look forward to seeing you! Secondary Math Spring Flyer 2017 Elem Math Spring Flyer 2017