Social Studies Spring 2018 Workshops

Texas Citizen Bee

Save the Date for Texas Citizen Bee, Saturday March 24, 2018 at Region 13 ESC from 10 am –  12:30 pm.

For more please contact

Betsy Gonzales

Region 13 Citizen Bee Coordinator


Keep Learning

June Social Studies Workshops

Monday, June 5th A Missing Piece History: Afro-Latinos in the Elementary Curriculum Hemispheres : University of Texas :Benson Latin American Collection,2nd Floor Conference Room (SRH 1.208) FREE


Register at eventbrite

Tuesday, June 6th Elementary Extravaganza   ESC Region 13


Tue.-Wed. June 20-21st Totally Texas Immersion   Austin ISD

Bob Bullock Museum




June 26th

ELAR Distinguished Speaker Series: Kelly Gallagher

 ESC Region 13 $155


Tuesday, June 27th Prepare & Prosper: Preparing Students for National History Day CenTex History Fair & TSHA

Bob Bullock Museum


Register at ecampus



June 29th

Driving on the Right Side of the Road ESC Region 13


Deedee Monagas


Register at ecampus:



For more information read our Spring Newsletter 

Our Summer Newsletter is scheduled for June 15th (to access it please check our  Blog, Twitter and Webpage)

Spring Newsletter

Spring Newsletter 


There will no LRE TRAINING this Saturday, March 25th

Due to conflicts, the LRE training planned for this Saturday has been cancelled. I apologize for this inconvenience.

 They will be presenting Teaching the Tough TEKS for 8th and 11th grades in Leander ISD June 12-13, 2017.

January Newsletter

General Land Office Essay Contest

Due Date Extended  to November 15th for Texas GLO Essay Contest
GLO Essay


Details provided here:

Students in grade 4th and 7th are welcome to enter the General Land Office Essay contest.

The student should address the question, “What history in your community or in Texas, is worth saving?”

The student’s name should not appear on any portion of the essay.

The submission should be stapled to the signed contest entry form. Electronic and paper submissions are acceptable.

**Include authors, publication titles & dates for all sources used.  For online sources, list the full URL of each page.

Evening for Educators at the Bob Bullock, November 2


November 2, 2016 5:00pm – 8:00pm


Join educators from around the state for a FREE event.

Explore the Museum’s special fall exhibitions focusing on symbols of American patriotism, as well as Nazi propaganda.

Come anytime from 5:00-8:00pm, but you won’t want to miss these scheduled events:
5:00 pm Refreshments in the Grand Lobby

5:45 pm-6:15 pm Explore the exhibitions and visit resource stations from local organizations.

Be sure to use the Text Message Tour in State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda.
Select your favorite flag from American Flags.
6:15 pm-7:50 pm Featured Activities

Explore the symbols of the American flag and experiment with printmaking techniques with a guest presenter from The Contemporary Austin.
Discover strategies and methods for teaching the Holocaust in your classroom.
The event is free of charge, and parking is complimentary in the Museum’s garage.

Questions? Contact (512) 936-4604 or

LBJ’s Educator Hour with Dan Rather: Tuesday, November 1st

LBJ Library

LBJ is hosting an Educator Hour with Dan Rather

Tuesday, November 1st.

3:30 p.m.
LBJ Library Classrooms (2nd Floor)

It is only $15 to attend unless you are a member of the museum.


Fall Social Studies Leadership Meeting

Save the Date for our annual Fall Leadership Meeting on

Tuesday, November 15th from 9:00- 11:00 am



Please submit agenda items and/or questions that you would like addressed prior to November 10, 2016 to

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