Archive for July, 2012

2012 PBMAS

The Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System 2012 Manual is now available at the following link: Texas Education Agency – PBMAS Manuals Hard-copy versions of the Manual are available for purchase from the Texas Education Agency’s Publications Distribution Division.  (Please see the last page of the on-line version of the Manual for an order form and pricing.) […]

Countdown to SPP Data Submission for 2012

August 31 is not just the anniversary of Maria Montessori’s birthday, it’s also the deadline to submit and certify data through the TEASE online system for State Performance Plan (SPP) Indicators 7, 11, 12, 13 and 14. Data for each indicator must be submitted by ALL districts and charter schools, even if you are only certifying that […]

2013 STAAR Alignment Worksheets

How can you be sure that the STAARs are aligned and each student will be taking the appropriate test?  ARD committees may need some helpful guidance.  Attached is a one-sheet tool for examining the alignment of assessment decisions based on student need and state requirements.  To utilize this 2013 update, click on the appropriate grade level below. .                                      3rd    […]

2012-2013 Non-Ed Community-Based Support Services

Funds for Noneducational Community-Based Support Services may be requested using the Noneducational Community-Based Support Services Application. Additional information: Allowable.Unallowable Services Chart Noneducational Q and A Contact: Linda McDaniel at 512-919-5225 or or Cynthia Newman, Program Assistant, at 512-919-5447 or  

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