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Roles Flipped: Students Lead Parent Teacher Conferences

By: Robin Scott, Principal, Stafford Middle School   Stafford Middle School has used the student-led conference model since its opening year as part of our focus on developing the whole child.  We strive to have students assume responsibility for their academic performance and encourage them to actively describe what has caused their success (or lack […]

Region 10 Math Consultants are Here for You! 

 Resources and Assistance with Implementing the New Math TEKS This year has been particularly challenging for K-8 mathematics teachers.  The new math TEKS were adopted by the State Board of Education in 2012 after weeks of teacher committee meetings and public review.  The Adopted 2012 Mathematics Standards (their official name) are being implemented in two […]

The Digital Fluency Initiative

The Digital Fluency Initiative is designed to develop and enhance the capacity of the participants to teach and learn effectively in a digital world. It is offered in a blended format and consists of student-centered learning activities highlighting the following topics:         Digital Age Learning         Research & Information Literacy         Digital Citizenship         Communication & Collaboration         Creativity & […]

College football is coming to town…with a special focus on celebrating teachers.

  COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF EXTRA YARD FOR TEACHERS SUMMIT College football is coming to town…with a special focus on celebrating teachers. On Jan. 10, 2015, while North Texas is gearing up for the first-ever College Football Playoff National Championship Game, the community will take a time out to focus on the people who helped all […]

Outstanding Region 10 Educators

Congratulations to the Teachers of the Year, School Board of the Year and Superintendent of the Year for the Region 10 Education Service Center area of North Texas. Read about the award recipients here. Plano ISD Board of Trustees Named Outstanding Board – 08/01/2014 Region 10 Teachers of the Year Announced – 08/01/2014 2014 Superintendent […]