Archive for February, 2017

STAAR Science: Let’s Get the Review On!

Region 13 is getting ready for STAAR Science! We have several upcoming STAAR Review PDs: Middle School STAAR Science: Comprehensive STAAR Review (SP1735773) on 2/23/2017 Register here to attend.   Two opportunities to attend Grade 5— STAAR-Ready Science: Just In Time PD for Grade 5 STAAR Review (SP1734645) on 3/7/2017 Register here to attend. STAAR-Ready Science: […]

Insect Expo: A Free event for Grades 3-5

See the attached flyer for a FREE educational event which reinforces your students’ science skills like classification, observation, and inference – with real, live bugs… the Insect Expo in Austin on April 10th ! The members of the Southwestern Branch Entomological Society of America, in conjunction with local specialists and Master Gardeners, present this free, […]

ESC Region 13 WeTeach_CS Collaborative

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 […]