• CPE credit is 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Tiers II & III: Assessment and Instructional Routines for Reading Intervention

    The Online Texas Adolescent Literacy Academies (TALA) prepare middle school teachers to design appropriate instruction for all students, including those who struggle with reading due to limited English proficiency, learning disabilities, dyslexia, and other risk factors for reading difficulties. This series of resources (Tiers II & III) includes a diagnostic and progress-monitoring instrument along with guidance for intensive interventions targeting the needs of struggling adolescent readers.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Achieving Fluency and Proficiency

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Achieving Fluency and Proficiency

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Applying the Mathematical Process Standards

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Applying the Mathematical Process Standards

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8): Completing the Gap Analysis

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12): Completing the Gap Analysis

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades K–8) with Supporting Documents

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Math

    The Revised Math TEKS (Grades 9–12) with Supporting Documents

    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.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    TPRI Kindergarten Administration

    In this course, you will learn the purpose of the Texas Primary Reading Instrument (TPRI), discover when and how to administer the TPRI, and practice giving parts of the assessment. The course explains what is included in the TPRI kit and what it assesses.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    TPRI Grade 1 Administration

    In this course, you will learn the purpose of the Texas Primary Reading Instrument (TPRI), discover when and how to administer the TPRI, and practice giving parts of the assessment. The course explains what is included in the TPRI kit and what it assesses.
    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    TPRI Grade 2 Administration

    In this course, you will learn the purpose of the Texas Primary Reading Instrument (TPRI), discover when and how to administer the TPRI, and practice giving parts of the assessment. The course explains what is included in the TPRI kit and what it assesses.
    • Resource ID: TXLS112
    • Grade Range: 1
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Explore Revising and Editing with some Classroom Adventure

    While “scooting” from one example to another, students will explore sentences in order to determine what end punctuation is necessary and why. Students will also collaborate to explore sentences in order to identify what edits are necessary and why.

    • Resource ID: TXLS095
    • Grade Range: 4
    • Subject: Math

    Organizing Olympic Outcomes

    Students will explore frequency tables, dot plots, and stem and leaf plots by creating different representations from a given set of data points.

    • Resource ID: TXLS066
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: Math

    Roll With It

    Students will experience a hands-on lesson regarding ratios. While doing this, students will deepen their understanding of the concepts of ratios.

    • Resource ID: TXLS094
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    "C" to the "E" Can't Conquer Me

    Students will explore cause and effect relationships by creating different representations of a cause or an effect from a given scenario.

    • Resource ID: TXLS107
    • Grade Range: 1
    • Subject: Math

    Lines of Symmetry

    Students will work collaboratively with a partner to discover what is a line of symmetry.

    • Resource ID: TXLS226
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Summarizing Expository Text

    The students will watch the teacher model how to create a summary, and then work in groups to create a summary from an expository text.

    • Resource ID: TXLS205
    • Grade Range: K
    • Subject: Math

    Balancing Act

    Students use a pan balance model and manipulatives to identify a total that balances two parts. The use of the pan balance will help to develop the concept of equality. Students will develop the language of equality by reading and identifying the following expressions; balances, is the same as, is equal to, and equal before the symbol for equality is introduced. Students will identify an unknown part in a balance situation. Students will communicate ideas, explain, and justify how they solved problems.

    • Resource ID: TXLS179
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Remembering Leaders

    Students will read expository text, categorize findings, and reformulate the text into an obituary.