Archive for March, 2017

Science + Mathematics X Conference

Hello Austin-area Science Leaders, Christopher Martell, specialist with the Austin ISD Science and Mathematics Teams, extends this invitation to the AISD Science + Mathematics X Conference scheduled for July 31 – Aug 3rd at St. Edward’s University. The conference is entirely FREE and will feature over 100 unique sessions highlighting science, math, PBL, technology, STEM, Social and Emotional Learning, […]

Elementary Extravaganza – “All Systems Go!”

Elementary Extravaganza – “All Systems Go!” The Discount Deadline has been extended! 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 […]

Groundwater to the Gulf (G2G) Field-trip Institute

Groundwater to the Gulf (G2G) is a field-trip based institute for Central Texas teachers that emphasizes techniques for teaching water-based curricula. Participants follow the path of water in Central Texas from its origins to its final destination in the Gulf of Mexico. Topics include: hydrology, groundwater, urban watersheds, water quality, water protection, and water conservation. […]

Science Streamlining: Your Feedback is Needed!

The SBOE has posted proposed revisions to Science TEKS at the following link. They have NOT yet been posted on the TEA Science Streamlining page. The documents are listed under the title Proposed Amendments to 19 TAC Chapter 112, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Science, Subchapter A, Elementary, Subchapter B, Middle School, and Subchapter C, High School http://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Laws_and_Rules/SBOE_Rules_(TAC)/Proposed_State_Board_of_Education_Rules/ The […]