1. Implementing the ELPS in English Language Arts and Reading

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course is designed to show how implementing of the ELPS cross-curricular student expectations and linguistic accommodations promotes content and language acquisition in an English language arts and reading lesson.
  2. Implementing the ELPS in Mathematics

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 19, §74.4 requires all content area teachers to support English language learners’ (ELLs) development of content and language as they are an integral part of the required curriculum.This course is designed to show how implementing of the ELPS cross-curricular student expectations and linguistic accommodations promotes content and language acquisition in a mathematics lesson.
  3. Implementing the ELPS in Science

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The Texas Administrative Code Chapter (TAC), Title 19, §74.4 requires all content area teachers to support ELLs' development of content and language as they are an integral part of the required curriculum. This course is designed to show how implementing the ELPS cross-curricular student expectations and linguistic accommodations promotes content and language acquisition in a science lesson.
  4. ELPS for Administrators

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course is designed for campus administrators and will provide an overview for ELPS district implementation requirements and guidance on how to monitor effective instruction for English language learners (ELLs). As an administrator or instructional leader, it is critical to have an understanding of how integrating the ELPS into content area instruction and aligning instruction to ELLs’ language proficiency levels provides linguistic and cognitive supports.
  5. ELL Foundations—Effective Instructional Strategies and Routines

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course covers the key content objectives of providing differentiated instruction, building academic vocabulary, and facilitating cooperative learning.
  6. ELL Foundations—Second Language Acquisition

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course will provide educators with foundational knowledge in the second language acquisition process, along with its impact on content-area instruction and student achievement.
  7. ELL Foundations—Guidance and Support for ELLs

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course provides educators with foundational knowledge of the essential elements to consider in providing guidance and support for English Language Learners (ELLs).
  8. ELL Foundations—Assessment and Data–Driven Instruction

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The objective of this course is to provide educators with the foundational knowledge of assessment and data-driven instructional practices that will support ELLs in academic settings. (3 CPE hours)
  9. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8) with Supporting Documents

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to become familiar with the focal points and the TEKS comparison documents, to examine how to use the documents to improve overall mathematics instruction, and to explore vertical alignment of mathematical concepts and processes within the Revised TEKS (2012). CPE credit is 3.
  10. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12) with Supporting Documents

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to become familiar with the revised TEKS and the TEKS comparison documents, to examine how to use the documents to improve overall mathematics instruction, and to explore vertical alignment of mathematical concepts and processes within the revised TEKS. CPE credit is 3.
  11. ELL Instructional Videos—ELA and Reading

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The ELL instructional videos show teachers using strategies from each of the three key areas—affective, linguistic, and cognitive—in an authentic classroom setting.
  12. ELL Instructional Videos—Mathematics

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The ELL instructional videos show teachers using strategies from each of the three key areas—affective, linguistic, and cognitive—in an authentic classroom setting.
  13. ELL Instructional Videos—Social Studies

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The ELL instructional videos show teachers using strategies from each of the three key areas—affective, linguistic, and cognitive—in an authentic classroom setting.
  14. ELL Instructional Videos—Science

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: ELL Support
    The ELL Instructional Video series show teachers using strategies from each of the three key areas—affective, linguistic, and cognitive—in an authentic classroom setting.
  15. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Achieving Fluency and Proficiency

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to define computational fluency, automaticity, mathematical proficiency, and conceptual understanding; to examine the learning progressions for computational fluency; to make connections between computational fluency, mathematical proficiency, and the process standards; and to explore computational fluency and mathematical proficiency activities. CPE credit is 3.
  16. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Achieving Fluency and Proficiency

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to define computational fluency, automaticity, mathematical proficiency, and conceptual understanding; to examine the learning progressions for computational fluency; to make connections between computational fluency, mathematical proficiency, and the process standards; and to explore computational fluency and mathematical proficiency activities. CPE credit is 3.
  17. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Applying the Mathematical Process Standards

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to become familiar with the revised mathematical process standards and compare them to the current underlying processes and mathematical tools, to explore resources on the Texas Gateway, and to amplify instructional tasks. CPE credit is 3.
  18. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Applying the Mathematical Process Standards

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to become familiar with the mathematical process standards and compare them to the current underlying processes and mathematical tools, to explore resources on the Texas Gateway, and to amplify instructional tasks. CPE credit is 3.
  19. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Completing the Gap Analysis

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to become familiar with the focal points and TEKS comparison documents, to examine how to use the documents to improve overall mathematics instruction, and to explore vertical alignment of mathematical concepts and processes. CPE credit is 3.
  20. The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Completing the Gap Analysis

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math
    The goals for participation are to study the revised TEKS; to explore curriculum and instructional gaps in student learning for the 2015–2016 implementation; to explore vertical connections; to explore instructional implications for student cohorts, including those students entering Algebra I who received instruction in grade 8 revised TEKS; and to create an action plan for the transition to the revised TEKS. CPE credit is 3.