Archive for November, 2013

Thinking of starting your Masters this Summer? Plan now!

Summer may seem too far off to even start thinking of your plans, however, applications for the Masters programs that start this summer will soon be due! The University of Texas is offering the Master of Arts in STEM Education: Completion of the degree requires 3 summers and limited online coursework during the intervening two […]

Mini-CAST Proposals Due in 1 week!

Are you hearing all the buzz from this year’s CAST?  It’s not too late to be a part of the Central Texas Mini-CAST!  Submit your proposal now!  http://www4.esc13.net/science/minicast/ We need presentations at all grade levels!  Here are a few topics we’re looking for: Reading and Writing in the Science Classroom Examples of the 5E at […]

Did you miss Sarah Olson at CAST? Come see her for FREE next week!

Sarah Olson, high school science teacher at Smithville High School, has just completed packed out (over 175 teachers in her first 2 sessions!!) presentations at CAST!  Science teachers from all over the state are excited by her engaging review strategies utilizing interactive stations and the interactive notebooks. Join us on Thursday Nov 14 for a full […]

Region 13 Welcomes Cynthia Holcomb as the new Elementary Science Specialist!

Please help us in welcoming Cynthia Holcomb to our team as our new Elementary Science Specialist!  Cynthia has been in education since 1988, teaching students in all grade levels K-5, and has teaching experience in both small and large districts.  Cynthia comes to us from the Region 15 Service Center in San Angelo, Texas where […]

New Science Courses Available Through Project Share

The following courses are now available through Project Share: Science Academies for Grades K-4 Kinder to College: Life Science Kinder to College: Physical Science These are statewide versions of these courses. To enroll in these versions, the courses can be accessed at the URLs listed below.   They are also accessible through the Region 13 Instructional […]

Don’t miss the FREE workshop on Thurs Nov 14!

Reviewing Your Students with Lab Stations – High School Science (FA1327055) Semester exams will be here before you know it!  Semester exams offer an excellent opportunity to review all the content that is covered in the 1st semester.  You can help your students actually review and prepare for the tests by creating exciting interactive stations […]