ESC Region 19 News & Announcements
Over hundred former Head Start students, from regional high schools and charter schools- from Anthony to Fort Hancock - participated in the program aimed to help students transition to post-secondary education. The program kicked off four years ago and has now awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to students. Click to read who won!
Texas Teacher of the Year, Ramon Benavides is getting national attention through his participation in Google for Education's "How Chrome Powers my Classroom" talk where he was the invited guest speaker. Benavides shares how Chrome helps him drive impactful teaching and learning at Ysleta ISD.
The ESC Region 19 College and Career Readiness team has put together these resources with reputable websites. The content will be updated regularly as school closures throughout our region are being affected by COVID-19. This includes the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA), Texas’ Virtual College Adviser (ADVi), and more! Please feel free to share these resources with student support staff.
This year they will highlight the importance of climate change, its impact on water resources, and how it forces communities to implement changes. Kids can submit written compositions, paintings, digital media, photography, or music based on the climate change theme.
Today's education environment demands that schools prepare for quick shifts between in-person, remote, and blended learning. This can be challenging, but schools don't have to face this daunting task alone. ClassLink was built for any time, anywhere digital learning.
ESC 19 Member Schools and Districts can Sign Up for ClassLink and receive a discount on the per-user subscription.
2022 Take Care of Texas K - 5 Kids Art Contest
Join the Take Care of Texas Program fun way for K-5 students to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others!
Take Care of Texas is accepting entries through March 4, 2022. The students that submit the best art can WIN a tablet or laptop computer. Prizes are made possible through a donation from the Texas Chemical Council.
For more information, Click Here!