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Featured Information

Proclamation 2021 Pre-K Adoption Samples

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, the Region 18 ESC Conference Center is unable to host visitors at this time. In an effort to limit unnecessary contact, prekindergarten sample materials can now be viewed digitally on the TEA Proclamation 2021 Pre-Adoption Samples webpage.
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2021 GT 30 Hour Trainings

Online opportunity to earn your initial 30 hours of GT training! Registration Opens December 1st through January 29th.
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LESSON PLANNING NETWORKS: 2020-2021

These professional development series will immerse teachers in an in-depth examination and analysis of the TEKS in all content areas using TEKS Resource System. For every unit, participants will plan with the end in mind using assessments and unit-level specificity to develop in-depth lessons with rigor.
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CARES Act & ESSER TRAININGS SAVE THE DATES

TEA will be providing CARES Act ESSER Application training sessions for ESCs, LEAs and PNP school officials. Zoom links and Registration information will be provided closer to the meeting date.
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Online Teacher Certification

Become a Teacher! We are pleased to provide an online teacher certification program in partnership with Inspire Texas by Region 4 ESC.
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Professional Development and State Initiatives

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LEGAL FRAMEWORK

STATEWIDE LEADERSHIP PROJECT

Partnering with the Texas Education Agency and Region 18 Education Service Center.  
 
 

Programs & Services

Technology

Resources and services for school districts.
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Support Resources

DMAC

DMAC (Data Management for Assessment and Curriculum) is a component of the Region 7 Education Service Center that exists to supply Texas educators with the tools and services necessary to develop and improve the quality of education provided to students.
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BrightBytes

BrightBytes is a learning analytics company that combines data with educational research to inform and measure improved learning outcomes.
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EDUPHORIA

Eduphoria is a multi-part data management tool used to aggregate benchmarking, survey, and state assessment data and to create lesson plans.
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DISCOVERY ED

Discovery Education Streaming is a digital video-on-demand service brought to you by Discovery Education and Region 18 Education Service Center.
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SCHOOL SAFETY

The purpose of the Region 18 ESC School Safety Services is to provide districts with services and resources for improving all aspects of emergency management – prevention/ mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery – to create a safer learning environment.
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Certification

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Teacher Certification

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS NOW!

TEACHER CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

NOW WITH ONLINE OPTIONS

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Principal Certification

Providing educators who possess a Master's degree the opportunity to obtain a principal certification in one year.

Next Cohort Starts in April!

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Superintendent Cert

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE PRINCIPAL AND SUPERINTENDENT CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS!

Next Cohort Starts in July! 

State Initiatives

Proclamation 2021 Pre-K Adoption Samples

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, the Region 18 ESC Conference Center is unable to host visitors at this time. In an effort to limit unnecessary contact, prekindergarten sample materials can now be viewed digitally on the TEA Proclamation 2021 Pre-Adoption Samples webpage.
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Legal Framework

The Legal Framework is a statewide leadership project partnering the Texas Education Agency and Region 18 Education Service Center.
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TxCEE

The Texas Center for Educator Excellence (TxCEE), supported through Region 18 Education Service Center (ESC), provides technical assistance to Texas school districts to improve educator excellence.
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Texas CTE

A gateway to the resources you need. For your classroom. For yourself.
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Texas Suicide Prevention

Texas Suicide Prevention initiative is the result of a collaborative effort throughout the state of Texas of community-based organizations, state and local agencies, academic institutions and many others who work together to reduce suicides in Texas.
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Texas Gateway

A gateway to the resources you need. For your classroom. For yourself.
Texas Gateway: online resources by TEA

Contact information for what you need

2811 La Force Blvd, Midland, TX 79706
PO Box 60580
Midland, TX 79711
phone432-563-2380
432-567-3290