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TEA's Dr. Justin Porter and Mr. Shannon Housson Will Be Presenting at the April Directors' Meeting!

Region 8 welcomes Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents, Directors, and Counselors. Lunch will be provided by Gabbart Communications. April 26th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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Region 8 DMAC Users' Meeting

Current DMAC users and those interested in previewing DMAC are welcome to join us. DMAC Specialists will be there to highlight the latest changes to the software and future enhancements. April 27th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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T-TESS Without Tears - This is a Repeat of the Dec. 5th, Jan. 19th, and Feb. 21st Sessions

Join us for a no-tears approach to teaching within the T-TESS appraisal system. Classroom teachers, if instruction is your area of refinement, this is the workshop for you! May 12th.

Posted Date: 04/17/2017


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Region 8 Science Presents: It's NOT Dirt Alright!

Soil workshop for Secondary Science Teachers. **Each participant will need to bring a pint-sized zip lock bag of soil (dried) from their home. May 16th.

Posted Date: 04/19/2017


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GOOGLE Classroom - Let's Create Our Classes For Next Year!

Classroom is a tool in the Google Suite that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes. May 17th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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Texas Educators' Ethics Training

This TEA training is designed to strengthen educators' knowledge of appropriate conduct regarding interactions and relationships with students within the classroom and community. May 19th.

Posted Date: 04/20/2017


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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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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 this three-day training for a more in depth look at the software. We will highlight new features and provide tips for using the web-based applications efficiently. June 14th.

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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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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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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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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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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