Archive for the ‘High School’ Category

Register Now: DATA, DATA! What Do I Do With It? Planning 8th Grade Math and Algebra 1 Based on the DATA.

Save the Date! DATA, DATA! What do I do with it?? Planning 8th grade math and Algebra 1 Based on Data. FA1430821 9/29/2014 Synopsis:  Which questions are students missing on the Algebra 1 EOC?  We will look at state, regional, and classroom data from the released 2013 and 2014 Algebra 1 tests and relate that […]

Revised Side-by-Side TEKS Comparison Available

If you have not had a chance yet, bookmark this link to the Revised Side-by-Side High School Math TEKS Comparison for Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. http://www.projectsharetexas.org/resource/revised-mathematics-teks-side-side-teks-comparison Math Models with Applications, Precalculus, and Advanced Quantitative Reasoning will be released by TEA in the future. Happy Planning for 2015-16.  

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 […]

Texas Regional Collaboratives for Math and Science Grant Planning Meeting 2014-2015- SAVE THE DATE

We would like to invite you to attend our TRC Grant Planning Meeting for 2014-2015. At this meeting we will give details from the request for application, share ideas for the next grant cycle, and gather your input and feedback. This meeting is for district and campus leaders who are interested in applying to be […]

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…

Interesting Read – Burnout? You Are Not Alone.

From edutopia.org (http://www.edutopia.org/blog/teacher-burnout-youre-not-alone-nicholas-provenzano) As we relax into summer, and hopefully feel less pressure than we did during the school year, it’s a good time to check for signs of Teacher Burnout. When burnout hits, you tend to feel very lonely. You think that you are the only person dealing with these feelings, and you’re also […]

How to Make the Most Out of Parent-Teacher Conferences

From scholastic.com, for the original article click here. Script in Hand Come up with a script or checklist of things to discuss ahead of time, such as the student’s current percentages and strengths and weaknesses; your goals for the student; and any other concerns. It keeps things moving and prevents the parent from taking control […]

Youtube: My Favorite Teacher

Video: 5 Classroom Management Strategies to get Student Attention

Some good ideas for getting students attention.