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Tuesday 6/1/2021
Orientation
Region 17 ESC, ITV 133
Orientation

ESL Supplemental 154 Exam Review
Region 17 ESC, South Conference E

Ready for K : Phonological Awareness
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A
Part one of our Ready for K Series. We will look at the rationale behind and th...

Denver City PD: Writing in the Content Areas
Denver City ISD, DENVER CITY H S
Working the Writing Process into all Content Areas.

Mental Health Wellness Through Guidance Lessons
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

On...

Wednesday 6/2/2021
Online ServSafe Food Handler Certification for Child Nutrition Programs
Online Location Site, Online Location

Child Nutrition Program E...

On Demand Zoom - College Prep Course ELAR Information Session with South Plains College
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
South Plains College is offering an informational session to all schools in Reg...

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI)- Refresher
Region 17 ESC, North Conference Main Hall

The Nonviolent Crisis I...

Nature and Needs of Migrant Students who are Gifted
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

This session addresses the characteristics of gifted learners who are identi...

PAL-II Test Kit Training for Dyslexia and Dysgraphia evaluations
Region 17 ESC, South Conference F

STEM at the Science Spectrum
Science Spectrum, Science Spectrum - Exhibit Hall
Do you teach STEM concepts in your classroom? Need ideas for a STEM Family nigh...

Thursday 6/3/2021
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI) - Initial Training
Region 17 ESC, North Conference Main Hall

Region 17 Gifted and Talented Director/Coordinator/Contact Meeting
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

The Gifted and Talented Contact meetings offer an opportunity for district G...

Superhero Student Tracking
Region 17 ESC, South Conference D

With pandemics, student and teacher absences, inclement weather, frozen pipe...

A Multi-Sensory Approach to Literacy: Using Hands on Activities to Support ALL Learners
Region 17 ESC, Neely

In this session, we will outline a visual and concrete ways to comprehend ba...

What's The Big Idea? Building a Firm Math Foundation in Addition and Subtraction!
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C
K-2 Math

TEKS Resource System 101
Region 17 ESC, Rogers
Introduction to the TEKS Resource System.

Artisan Breads & International Cuisine
South Plains College, Lubbock Center

Participant...

Multi-Sensory Approach to Literacy: Make and Take Session
Region 17 ESC, Neely
In this session, participants will collaborate and have the opportunity to prep...

Friday 6/4/2021
Spotlight on Dyslexia 2021: Learning Ally Professional Learning Conference
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A
Monday 6/7/2021
G/T 30 Hour Seminar Series Day 1 - Nature and Needs of the Gifted
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

This is day one of a five-day, face-to-face, 30-hour training series designe...

RESET 2021 - Refueling Everyone's Special Education Tank
Online Location Site, Online Location

When you RESET somethi...

Turning Good Teachers into Great Leaders
Region 17 ESC, Lecture Hall
Turning Good Teachers into Great Leaders

2021-22 TX Lesson Study Kagan Structure Training
Region 17 ESC, Rogers
TX Lesson Study participants collaborate during Kagan Structure Trainings

Texas Dyslexia Academy--Module 1
Region 17 ESC, South Conference D

BTLPT Review
Region 17 ESC, Innovation Lab
This session will be a one day review for BTLPT certification. This session wil...

RESET 2021 - Refueling Everyone's Special Education Tank
Region 17 ESC, North Conference Main Hall

When you RESET somethi...

Project WILD: Building Environmental Awareness
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab

TIL Change Management and Strong School Leadership & Planning*
Region 17 ESC, South Conference E

This training will serve...

Building Your Social Studies Content Knowledge with PBS Learning Media
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C
Blended learning is the name of the game lately! This session will allow teache...

Tuesday 6/8/2021
GT 30 Hour Seminar Series - Day 2 - Identification & Assessment of the Gifted
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A
This is day two of a five-day, face-to-face, 30-hour training series designed t...

Shifting Your Leadership
Region 17 ESC, Lecture Hall
Shifting Your Leadership

2021-22 TX Lesson Study Kagan Structure Training
Region 17 ESC, Rogers
TX Lesson Study participants collaborate during Kagan Structure Trainings

Six-Traits Writing
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Using the Six-Traits to work the Performance Assessments with focus.

Journey into Texas History
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C
For our 4th and 7th grade teachers, covering the whole of our state's history c...

Amplify your Tier 1 Instruction (3rd-5th grades)
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B
Math PD

Wednesday 6/9/2021
Targeting Small Group Reading Instruction to Close Gaps
Region 17 ESC, South Conference E

Small group reading instruction is one of the most important components of a...

Therapy Dogs and Your School
Region 17 ESC, North Conference Main Hall 4567
Therapy Dogs and Yo...

G/T 30 Hour Seminar Series - Day 3- Models of Differentiated Instruction/ Texas Performance Standards
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A
This is Day 3 of a 30-hour, face-to-face training series designed to qualify te...

2021-22 TX Lesson Study Kagan Structure Training
Region 17 ESC, Rogers
TX Lesson Study participants collaborate during Kagan Structure Trainings

Sheltered Instruction Highlights
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B
Come learn ideas and activities with the SIOP Model (Sheltered Instruction Obse...

Six-Traits Writing
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Using the Six-Traits to work the Performance Assessments with focus.

STEM: Integrating TEKS Based STEM Activities into your K-5 Lessons
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab
A hands-on, design-thinking workshop!

Microsoft Teams
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Effective Classroom Management in the Inclusive Prekindergarten Classroom
Region 17 ESC, Neely

Come and learn how to m...

CACFP LIVE! One Potato, Two Potato...Meal Count and Attendance & Meal Production Records - Documents in the DRP
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Thursday 6/10/2021
Summer Splash Effective Schools Summit
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Annual Effective Schools Summit 

TexQuest
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
TexQuest: Gett...

Adapting Reading by Design for Specially Designed Instruction
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Picture This! Using Visuals to Teach Social Studies
Region 17 ESC, North Conference Main Hall 123
This session is the first in a series to build our students social studies flue...

English EOC Topics: Analyzing Author's Craft with Gretchen Bernabei
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Mathematics Lunch & Learn
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab

Teachers will be provided lunch before diving into mathematical content know...

Math Manipulatives 101 (Grades 3-8)
Region 17 ESC, Room 8

Want to use math manipulatives but don't know how?  I've got you!

...


TexQuest
Region 17 ESC, Innovation Lab
TexQuest: Gett...

Friday 6/11/2021
Microsoft Teams
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Monday 6/14/2021
Safety Summit
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Safety Summit

GT 30 Hour Seminar Series - Day 4 - Engaging Gifted Students by Adding Depth and Complexity
Region 17 ESC, Innovation Lab
This is day four of a five-day, face-to-face, 30-hour training series designed ...

Texas Dyslexia Academy--Module 1
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C

Growing Up WILD
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab

Teaching with Technology
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B
Do you want to utilize the technology tools more but not sure how? This session...

ECSE - Professional Learning Community (PLC)
Region 17 ESC, Neely
This PLC support...

Tuesday 6/15/2021
Estrategias de ComprensiĆ³n
Frenship ISD, CASEY BUILDING

Es esta sesión aprenderás estrategias de aprendizaje para la c...

Restorative Practices Overview
Region 17 ESC, Neely

Recharge, Reset, Ready! Paraprofessional Retreat
Other, TBD

Join us for a two day ...

GT 30 Hour Seminar Series - Day 5 - Creative and Critical Thinking
Region 17 ESC, Innovation Lab
This is day five of a five-day, face-to-face, 30-hour training series designed ...

Understanding Foundation High School Program Graduation Requirements
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Understanding Foundation High School Program Graduation Requirements


West Texas Cotton Boll Consortium
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

Through a collaborative partnership between Regions 9, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, a...

Microsoft Innovative Educator Academy
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Recharge, Reset, Ready! Paraprofessional Retreat
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Join us for a two day ...

MEP Monthly Book Study
Other, TBD
MEP Monthly Book Study 

TexQuest: Engage and Excite Readers with TEACHINGBOOKS for Elementary
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Join this interactive workshop ...

Wednesday 6/16/2021
School Nutrition Financial Management
Region 17 ESC, Zoom Session

Denver City G/T Update - 10 Things You Need to Know about Teaching a Gifted Student
Denver City ISD, DENVER CITY H S

Your gifted student doesn’t seem to work right, you’ve lost the ...

CAUTION! Secondary Brains Under Construction
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Research ...

CACFP Refresh: Meal Count and Attendance & Meal Production Records - Documents in the DRP
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Mathematics Lunch & Learn
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab

Teachers will be provided lunch before diving into mathematical content know...

Amplify your Tier 1 Instruction (Math 6th-8th grades)
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Amplify your Tier 1 Instruction - Math PD

Making Cents of Food Costs
Region 17 ESC, Zoom Session

Thursday 6/17/2021
Reading, Writing and Responding Across the Content Areas
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B

It's a fact that reading, writing, and responding are foundational f...

Mental Health and Behavioral Health Symposium
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
Come and join us to learn ...

Ready for K : Letter Knowledge
Region 17 ESC, Lecture Hall
CTE Work-Based Learning Training
Region 17 ESC, South Conference F

This training is for teachers responsible for teaching Career Preparation I,...

Enhancing Opportunities for Newcomers and Immigrant Students and Youth
Region 17 ESC, Douglas
Participants will explore activities and ...

Learning the World (Cultures, Geography, and History) One Skill at a Time
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A
This session will provide strategies and resources for practicing and mastering...

Friday 6/18/2021
Denver City Writing Integration - There is No Magic in Good Writing
Denver City ISD, DENVER CITY H S

If you are looking for a magic pill to cure the writing ills, this is NOT th...

Monday 6/21/2021
A Framework for K-5 Reading and Writing
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C

Join us as Natalia Heckman with Seidlitz Education shares her expertise in a...

A Framework for K-5 Reading and Writing
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Join us as Natalia Heckman with Seidlitz Education shares her expertise in a...

But I'm Not a Reading Teacher
Region 17 ESC, Neely

Are you asked to integrate and support literacy in your CTE courses but not ...

2021-2022 ESSA Application & ESSER III Q&A Opportunity
Region 17 ESC, South Conference F

ACE specialists will review updates to the 21-22 ESSA grant application and ...

STEM: K-12 State-wide STEM Teacher Training
Region 17 ESC, South Conference Science Lab
This is a training for teachers

Meeting the Needs of Gifted Dual Language and English Learners
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

A linguistically diverse gifted/talented student is a child or youth who per...

Current Drug Trends, Hybrid Gangs, and Human Trafficking
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B
Current Drug Trends, Hybrid Gangs, and Human Trafficking 

Tuesday 6/22/2021
Math PD in your PJs (pre-k - 12)
Region 17 ESC, Zoom

Join us for our second annual Math PD in you PJs! You can c...

PAX Good Behavior Game: Classroom Management Training
Region 17 ESC, Zoom Session

Texas Principal Evaluation & Support System (T-PESS) Appraiser Training
Region 17 ESC, South Conference A

Principal apprai...

Math PD in your PJs
Region 17 ESC, Zoom
You can count on this virtual conference to feature a variety of math sessions ...

Decoding and the Struggling Reader
Region 17 ESC, South Conference C

Why attend?...

Literacy for All! Designing Inclusive Literacy Learning Environments - Foundational Literacy Skills, Kindergarten - Grade 12 (focus on grades 4-12)
Region 17 ESC, Douglas

ELAR Planning with TEKS Resource System
Region 17 ESC, Rogers
Backwards design for ELAR.

Targeting Critical High School Writing Skills Using the Six Traits
Region 17 ESC, South Conference F
Good writing focuses on key characteristics: idea development, organization, vo...

The Walsh Gallegos Behavior Toolbox Workshop 4.0: Maintaining a Safe Campus While Complying with IDEA
Region 17 ESC, South Conference B

This one day, interactive workshop provides a framework and common vocabular...

We are passionately committed to developing and nurturing healthy, thriving learning communities across Region 17 by guiding and supporting schools in their quest for excellence.

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Region 17 Education Service Center
1111 West Loop 289 | Lubbock, TX 79416
Voice: 806-792-4000 | Fax: 806-792-1523

Business Hours: Monday - Friday | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Per HB 462, resources and services provided by Region 17 ESC are solely aligned with, and designed to support, the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) adopted by the State Board of Education.

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