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Elementary Extravaganza – Register Now!

What’s Happening at the Elementary Extravaganza On June 6th? This one-day conference is dedicated to understanding and meeting the diverse and unique needs of the elementary teacher.  If you work with Pre-K – 5th Grade…this is the place to be! Through this innovative, interactive menu-based experience, participants are able to spend their day with other […]

High School Statistics – Resources Survey

Region 13 is gathering information about the newly adopted 111.47 HS Statistics course with this google survey. Participation is completely voluntary, we are surveying for what resources will be used and if you are needing additional support. This survey takes less than 5 minutes. https://goo.gl/forms/ZoWKTrBwhjTCYnzm2 Thank you for your time!

Update to STAAR/EOC Standards

Great information shared by our friends at ESC Region 2! Information from TEA:  As many of you are aware, a Commissioner’s Rule amendment was proposed in December 2016 which finalizes the performance standards and replaces the old standard progression phase-in plan. Last week, that proposed amendment was approved. A summary of relevant information is listed […]

Be an Early Bird! Register Today!

Registration Reminder:  On May 12, 2017, Dr. Chris Woodin, an expert on dyscalculia and other learning disabilities, will present: “Cognition and Acquisition of Math Competence” Don’t miss out on the early bird savings of 10%!  (Type in EARLY when asked for a promotion code.) Although the activities in the afternoon will target middle school concepts, […]

Sumdog – Games that Make Learning Fun!

Questions regarding this post? Please contact: contest@sumdog.com Sumdog Math Contests start April 7th and end the following Thursday for schools within Region 13. The contests are suitable for all students in grades K – 8, as they adapt to each individual’s level. Students can play online either at school or at home using the website […]

Elementary Extravaganza – “All Systems Go!”

  Register prior to March 31st and save $25.00! Mark your calendar for the 4th annual Elementary Extravaganza. “All Systems are Go” for June 6, 2017! Join us for this special one day conference dedicated to elementary teachers PK – grade 5. You will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of one hour […]

Dyscalculia & Learning Disabilities in Math with Dr. Chris Woodin

Registration is now open for our distinguished speaker, Dr. Chris Woodin. Register early and receive a 10 % discount on this amazing opportunity! Region 13 is very excited to have Dr. Chris Woodin join us on May 12th.  Dr. Woodin works at the Landmark School in Massachusetts http://www.landmarkschool.org/ and is an expert on dyscalculia and […]

Solve the Problem with Problem Solving!

Don’t let problem solving be a problem! Learn to help your students gain the confidence they need, and develop the skills necessary to be successful problem solvers in grades K-2 and beyond. Join Mary Headley on March 23, 2017 at ESC Region 13 for “Problem Solving in the K-2 Classroom.” This training focuses on the […]

Next Week: Building Fraction Fluency – Register Now!

Join us for one of our most popular and powerful workshops! Next Thursday, Feb. 23, Mary Headley will be presenting “Building Fraction Fluency.” This training is appropriate for math teachers, interventionists, instructional coaches, bilingual/ELL, and SPED teachers who work with students in grades 2-5. Click to Register Workshop Description: Eliminate Fracnophobia in your classroom! In […]

ESC Region 13 WeTeach_CS Collaborative is Looking for Teacher Participants!

Region 13 is proud to announce our ESC Region 13 WeTeach_CS Collaborative!  Our goal is to provide 20 teachers with the training and support necessary to pass the TEXES 8-12 Computer Science Exam as part of the CS for All Initiatives.  We also intend to increase their exposure to and understanding of multiple programming languages […]