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Summer of Wonder Curriculum Conference
K-12 Science featuring the Amoeba Sisters

Bring your staff to our 2024 Summer Curriculum Conference.  We will have sessions for you and your team to choose throughout the day.  We will have sessions focused on Core Content, STAAR, TEKS Resource, Special Populations, and more.

Important Session Information:

Get ready for the K-12 Science Summer of 'Notice and Wonder' Mini-Conference! 

This will be a full day of learning for all level science teachers and will feature the following experts:

  • The Amoeba Sisters will be LIVE to present a keynote for all and breakout session for Biology teachers
  • Michelle Sedberry, TEA STEM Coordinator will teach us about engineering practices in our new TEKS and provide state-level STEM updates. 
  • JoAnn Bilderback, TEA Content Director for Assessment will deliver a virtual presentation on updates to the science STAAR for 2024-25 and beyond.
  • TEKS Resource System Elementary and Secondary Specialists will deliver virual breakout sessions to highlight 2024-25 updates to the platform
  • Local informal science education opportunities will be highlighted
  • Breakout sessions available on the new TEKS Guides for science


Dimension 1.1: Standards and Alignment, Dimension 1.2: Data and Assessment, Dimension 1.4: Activities, Dimension 2.2: Content Knowledge and Expertise, Dimension 3.1: Classroom Environment, Routines and Procedures, Dimension 4.3: Professional Development

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Friday, July 26, 2024

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE
Seats Available:
$0.00 (* No Charge)
Contact Person:
Kassi Walters
Michelle Hilton
Teacher (All Level)
Date Time Location
7/26/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Region 17 ESC - South Conference A, South Conference B, South Conference C, South Conference D, South Conference E, South Conference F, South Conference Science Lab
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.

Get in Touch

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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