Posts Tagged ‘STAAR-alternate’

STAAR Alternate 2 Updates

TEA has shared their Fall Update: New Features of the STAAR Alternate 2 for 2017-2018!  Large print student booklets are now available and can be ordered by districts through the enrollment collection process. Student booklets will feature limited color images. An image card set will come with each standard size student booklet.  Cards contain the […]

STAAR Alternate 2 Testing Window Revision

The ESCs and District Testing Coordinators have received information on a calendar revision for STAAR Alternate 2 from the Student Assessment Division of TEA: The 2015 STAAR Alternate 2 administration window was originally planned for two weeks in an effort to minimize the amount of time taken from instruction. The length of the administration window […]

Inclusion Institute Registration OPEN

Registration is now open for the June 14, 2013 Inclusion Institute — Attend in Person: SU1323425 Attend Virtually: SU1325767 Join us for an energetic institute focused on effective collaboration and instructional practices to better support students with disabilities in the general education classroom! Following a dynamic keynote speaker and productive breakout sessions, you’ll walk away […]

STAAR Alternate 2012-2013

  The STAAR Alternate team at TEA has updated plans for the 2012-2013 administration including Training Module updates, availability and requirements; STAAR Alternate manuals and resources documents; and the STAAR Alternate TETN calendar in a document available at TEA STAAR Alternate Updates 5.3.12   For  STAAR Alternate questions, the ESC Region XIII contact is  Ann […]

Looking for Summer PD? Early Childhood Institute meets Beat the Heat 2012

What: Early Childhood Institute Meets Beat the Heat 2012 ESC Region XIII’s Beat the Heat and Early Childhood conferences are combining forces this year to provide a three-day professional development opportunity for educators and parents who work with children with special needs. The specific focus will address the needs of all children ages 3-5 and […]

STAAR Alternate 2012-2013

  While school staff finishes up the initial administration of STAAR Alternate, the TEA STAAR Alternate Team has been planning next year’s assessment. What we know so far: 1. Essence Statements for Spring 2013 administration are posted at 2. Assessment tasks will be posted in August after they have been reviewed by educator committees […]

NEW Special Education STAAR Resources Page

We are proud to announce our new Special Education STAAR Resources page.  When you visit this page, expect to find relevant and helpful tools to help make the transition to STAAR a smooth one, specifically for students receiving special education services.  We are hoping this will become one of your frequently visited sites for all […]

STAAR Alternate Updates

The TEA has released new updates pertaining to STAAR Alternate.  Some of the highlights are listed below, but do access the full document by clicking here. The highlights pertain to the STAAR Alternate training modules and End-of-Course enrollment and assessment. 3 HIGHLIGHTS 1. The new STAAR Alternate training modules, 1-3, will be available on August 29, […]

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