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Environmental Health Sciences Summer Institute (SI)

Thew following was shared from TEA.   The Environmental Health Sciences Summer Institute (SI) is an annual, 5-day professional development conference where Texas teachers are introduced and trained to implement innovative, classroom-ready, STEM-based educational materials.  Located in Cypress, TX, the SI offers a series of full-day workshops (Monday – Thursday) and an offsite field trip […]

Algebra 1 & 2 Released EOC on Socrative

Hey Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 teachers, are you planning on reviewing with your students before final exams? Well we have some good news for you… The math team at Region 13 has put the STAAR EOC Spring 2013 assessments on Socrative.com. To access the questions log-in or create an account and import a shared […]

Algebra Tiles Video Series: Additive Inverese Property

Check out our new video in the Algebra Tiles Video Series…

13 Free Web Tools that Teachers and Students Should Know About

The following article was retrieved from http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2013/07/13-free-web-tools-students-and-teachers-should-know-about/ Web-based tools continue to proliferate, giving teachers more to add to their arsenal, but it can be hard to determine which resources are worth spending time exploring. At the International Society of  Technology in Education (ISTE) conference this year, Adam Bellow, founder of EduClipper, and Steve Dembo, Online Community Manager for Discovery Education […]

ESTAR Spanish Translations Now Available

ATTENTION! To all past participants in the ESTAR Academy for grades K-2 and 3-4: Spanish translations of the handouts and documents from the ESTAR Academy I for Grades K-2 and 3-4 have been added to the Region 13 ESTAR Project Share Groups. If you are a member of one or both of these groups you […]

Think Through Math: Summer Edition

The information below was provided by TEA. Texas public school students in grades 3–8 will continue to have access all summer long to the adaptive content and support provided by Istation Reading and Think Through Math through Texas SUCCESS.   Just for educators – a Texas Summer SUCCESS Toolkit has been created to help get […]