On behalf of Region 8 Education Service Center,

Congratulations on being named a

Region 8 TASSP Principal of the Year!!

We are so proud that you will represent our region as Outstanding Principals.

Region 8 TASSP High School Principal of the Year

Rhonda Roberts, Redwater High School, Redwater ISD

Region 8 TASSP Junior High Principal of the Year

Cassie Bland, Como-Pickton Junior High, Como-Pickton CISD

Region 8 TASSP High School Assistant Principal of the Year

Richard Stahl, Texas High School, Texarkana ISD

 

 

On behalf of Region 8 Education Service Center,

Congratulations to our

Region 8 Teachers of the Year!

Region 8 Elementary Teacher of the Year

Amy Hooten Elementary Teacher of the Year

Amy Hooten

Mrs. Hooten teaches Reading at Thomas Justiss Elementary in Paris ISD.

“I found that the only way to influence my students is to build a caring relationship with each of them.  My relationship with each of my students is genuine and different.”

Region 8 Secondary Teacher of the Year

Michael Rhodes Secondary Teacher of the Year

Michael Rhodes

Mr. Rhodes teaches Automotive Technology at Paris High School in Paris ISD.

“When the topic of college and career readiness is discussed, there is no greater means of preparing a student for either or both of these futures than to focus on how the education of academics is applied.”

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Upcoming Events!

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NASP Basic Archery Instructor Training

If you are offering Outdoor Education or just NASP and need to be certified as a Basic Archery Instructor, then please join me at Chapel Hill ISD on September 27th for a full day of training.

Posted Date: 09/12/2017


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WANTED! Your Participation at the Region 8 ESC Food Show-Down!

Please lasso this date & get those boots on for September 21st!

Posted Date: 09/14/2017


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Region 8 ESC Directors Meeting

Join us to hear the latest news from Austin, HB 22 Update, TEKS Resource System Update, Region 8 ESC workshop opportunities and much more! September 27th.

Posted Date: 09/13/2017


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Administrative Overview for TEA Literacy Achievement Academies K-3 & Reading to Learn Academies 4-5

Administrators will discover strategies and tips to support teachers as they implement best teaching practices regarding literacy instruction. October 3rd.

Posted Date: 09/13/2017


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Elementary Art Extravaganza 2017

Join us at Region 8 ESC as we bring two distinguished officers from the Texas Art Education Association for a day of art extravaganza! Please help welcome Suzy Greene and Mel Basham on October 4th.

Posted Date: 09/12/2017


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Paraprofessional Training At Region 8 ESC

Do you have the desire to see students achieve? Then join Region 8 for this exciting 2 day workshop. Attendance is required for both days to receive the Highly Qualified Certification. October 4-5th.

Posted Date: 09/05/2017


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New Counselor Camp!

A mini-conference for brand new school counselors or school counselors who just need a refresher. Please join us October 6th!

Posted Date: 09/05/2017


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WhyTry Level 1 Training: Using WhyTry in the Real-World Setting

Learn how to motivate and engage students of all ages and learning styles. October 11-12th.

Posted Date: 09/14/2017


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Tech Training For The Savvy Or Not So Savvy Secondary Science Teachers

Come learn how to incorporate QUIZLET LIVE, GOOGLE KEEP, PADLET, QUIVER, GOOGLE AUTO DRAW, ELEMENTS IN 4D and much more into your classroom as a way to engage students. October 13th.

Posted Date: 09/06/2017


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Making Music Memorable - Tips & Tools For The Elementary Music Classroom

Join veteran music teacher, Connie Gilmer, to discover how music, movement, and management all work together in an effective music classroom. October 16th.

Posted Date: 09/05/2017


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BLAST OFF! To A Great Time

Experience a total immersion in lessons designed to implement the 2010 Science TEKS for grades 5-8. This is a 3-day PD and participants are required to attend all three days. October 19, 20, & 23rd.

Posted Date: 09/07/2017


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Gifted & Talented Fall 2017 Workshop Schedule

Please mark your calendars with these dates! Presented by: Region 8 GT Specialists Steve Hammons & Susan Huizinga.

Posted Date: 09/05/2017


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Region 8 ESC Regional Science Fair

Please mark your calendars for this event! For grades 4-12. February 1, 2018!

Posted Date: 09/01/2017


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Certification Fundamentals For Educators - Register At TASAP.ORG, Go To Events, Workshops

Gain knowledge of state certification rules and expand your options for hiring and staffing. February 15th, 2018.

Posted Date: 09/05/2017


  

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