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January 29, 2020

Place your order for Interactive Journals here.

Have you always wanted an interactive way for your students to journal the TEKS-based math concepts for your grade level, but tend to run out of time and ideas?  ESC-2 listened to classroom teachers and developed the Interactive Journals.  Each Interactive Journal is a complete portfolio of activities designed for the new grade level TEKS and covers important topics from each of the reporting categories. Review concepts using foldables®, practice cards, puzzles and notes in this one-of-a-kind Texas TEKS-based product.  

ESC2 now has these Interactive Journaling workshops for Grades 3 - 8 and Algebra 1.  Place your order for Interactive Journals here.

Did you know our team of Math Specialists are available to provide on-site support and coaching that focuses on curriculum, assessment, and instruction? In addition to providing support for teachers, the math team will work with your school district to provide customized on-site professional development to meet your district’s unique needs.  Contact information is found under the tab labeled Specialists  on the left hand column. We look forward to working with your department!

Contact ESC-2 for your High School Mathematics classroom technology trainings.  We provide training on iPads, TI-84, TI-Nspire, TI-Navigator, Data Collection and more!

Blooms level of questioning - Bloom's taxonomy is a set of hierarchical models used to classify educational learning objectives into levels of complexity and specificity. The models were named after Benjamin Bloom, who chaired the committee of educators that devised the taxonomy.

DOK wheel - This is a useful tool, Norman Webb's Depth of Knowledge Levels, teachers can use to create rich environments where all students learn at a high level. Depth of Knowledge(DoK) categorizes tasks according to the complexity of thinking required to successfully complete them.

TEA Math Supporting Information Documents - K-12

Texas Gateway - Online Resources for your classroom.


T-TESS and Student Growth


From TEA on May 3, 2017:

"AUSTIN – Commissioner of Education Mike Morath said today that all major components of the Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) remain in place following an agreed legal agreement with various teacher organizations in the state."

View the entire press release here.

Here is a link to the bulletin put out by, which gives a plain language recap.







New confidential student reports




IES Practice Guide from the What Works Clearinghouse

"Intervention at all grade levels should devote about 10 minutes in each session to building fluent retrieval of basic arithmetic facts."

--Recommendation 6 of 8 made by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) reagarding Tiers 2 and 3 interventions for students in elementary and middle schools.

Access a summary of all 8 recommendations here.

Read the full IES practice guide here.


Quizlet Flashcards: Adding and Subtracting Integers

Quizlet Flashcards: Fractions to Decimals

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