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Introducing: The Resilience Breakthrough for Youth - Level 1 Training

A professional development opportunity for counselors, teachers, and other youth advocates. May 30th & 31st.

Posted Date: 05/10/2017


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Region 8 ESC Social Studies Summer 2017 Workshop Schedule

These workshops will run June 5th - August 9th.

Posted Date: 04/24/2017


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What's New With Discovery Education

Come for a day of Discovery Education and see how this can enhance your curriculum. Everyone is welcome! Librarians, Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Aides. June 6th.

Posted Date: 05/16/2017


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Texas Student Learning Objectives

Your chance to understand how SLOs enhance teaching and learning for student growth. June 6th or June 20th.

Posted Date: 05/01/2017


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2017 Gifted & Talented Summit: The Twice Exceptional (2E) Child

The summit will feature Dr. Susan Baum as its keynote speaker. Participants will have the opportunity to attend break-out sessions throughout the day, as well as interact with vendors. June 8th.

Posted Date: 01/25/2017


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Accelerated Math In The Middle Grades

Come join us as we explore the pros, cons, benefits, and drawbacks of offering accelerated math in the middle grades while looking at research and best practices. June 12th.

Posted Date: 04/25/2017


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Region 8 DMAC Academy

You are invited to attend a three-day training for a more in depth look at DMAC. Each day willl highlight new features and provide tips for using the web-based applications efficiently. June 14 - 16.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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Interactive Notebooking for the Secondary Science Classroom

Teachers will learn the basics of notebooking plus a plethora of graphic organizers. June 16th.

Posted Date: 04/19/2017


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ELAR Graphic Organizer Sessions

Part 1: (Repeat) June 20th, Part 2: (Repeat) June 30th, Part 3: (New) July 24th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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UN-Boxed and UN-Wired, an UN-Conference for Technology Directors

Networking! Learn from your peers! Teach your peers! Be prepared to learn some new ideas and share those that work at your district. Region 7 ESC-Kilgore April 26th/Region 8 ESC-Pittsburg June 21st.

Posted Date: 03/07/2017


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Region 8 ESC 2017 Social Studies Summit

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Richard Pena, Author of Last Plane Out of Saigon with Breakout Sessions During the Day! June 22nd.

Posted Date: 05/08/2017


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Chemistry Tips and Techniques

Come join us to explore and share ideas for tackling challenging high school Chemistry concepts, including the mole, stoichiometry, and writing/naming chemical compounds. June 23rd.

Posted Date: 02/21/2017


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2017 Child Nutrition Summer Conference

Our Mission is Good Nutrition! June 27th and 28th.

Posted Date: 05/08/2017


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R8 Summer Book Study: School Culture Rewired - Read it in June!

Join Region 8 Principals for a quick book study on Rewiring School Culture. We'll discuss by email group each week in June & take time to discuss at our June 29th Administrator Collaborative. EASY!

Posted Date: 05/01/2017


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Incorporating Core Vocabulary to Promote Academic Progress: Getting to the Core of Core Vocabulary

Enhance your understanding of core vocabulary and how it is used in functional activities to develop communication, increase appropriate behavior and promote academic progress. July 12th.

Posted Date: 05/01/2017


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Region 8 ESC Excellence in Education Summer Conference

The conference will feature a motivational opening keynote from Kent Rader and an inspirational closing address by Dr. Dawn Harris. Please come and help us welcome them! July 25th & 26th.

Posted Date: 04/18/2017


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Region 8 ESC Excellence in Education Summer Conference - ECH Registration is Separate!

Contact Gayla Jinks at 903.575.2741 to reserve your seat. This ECH track is limited to 30 participants. Spaces will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis. July 25th & 26th.

Posted Date: 04/18/2017


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Write For Texas Summer Writing Institute

Region 8 Feature Presenter: Ruth Culham. Each Participant will receive one of Ruth's books! July 27th.

Posted Date: 04/19/2017


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The New GROOVE with TEXQuest

Our digital resources are evolving, don't get left behind. Learn about the changes in Gale and Britannica. Everyone is welcome! Librarians, Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Aides. July 27th.

Posted Date: 05/16/2017


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Region 8 Coach's Clinic for UIL Academic Events

Whether you are looking for ways to improve an existing UIL program or looking for inspiration to begin a new one, come join contest experts that will spur your passion for UIL. August 7th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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PBL 101: A Step-By-Step Process For Building A Project Based Learning Unit

The basis of all great STEM classrooms is student driven learning. In this 2-day session, David Sparks will walk you through a step-by-step process for building your first PBL Unit. August 8th & 9th.

Posted Date: 05/16/2017


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ESTEEM Certification Training

Join the growing number of East Texas schools choosing the Evidence-based ESTEEM curriculum for your students. August 10th.

Posted Date: 05/15/2017


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Behavior Blitz -Day 1 Welcomes Jim Walsh, Attorney at Law

This workshop is designed to inform participants of legal updates and requirements regarding the discipline of all students. August 8th.

Posted Date: 04/24/2017


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K-2 Literacy Collaborative 2017-2018 (Formerly "Balanced Literacy Collaborative")

Join us for 7 days of intensive training in best practices in early literacy. Day 1 - September 6th. Please check flyer for remaining dates.

Posted Date: 05/15/2017


  

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