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Social Studies
1st, 2nd & 3rd Year Social Studies Teacher Academy Academy 4-12th Grade

ESC-20 provides professional development and technical assistance to support educators with implementation of the Social Studies TEKS, analyze data to enhance instructional practices to meet the needs of students, and provides targeted support to reach campus and district goals.

Academic Performance
Teacher Quality
Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

Important Session Information:

Are you a new or second or third year teacher who is excited about their journey of educating the next generation but needs some support? Join us for our enriching mentoring Social Studies Teacher Academy designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and support you need to thrive in the classroom. Our session, "2nd & 3rd Year Social Studies Teacher Academy" is tailored towards new social studies educators to provide valuable & practical strategies, resources, & guidance for effective lesson planning and a productive learning environment.

Session Objectives:

  • Effective Instructional Design - We will establish effective lesson design around an instructional model that engages students in formative assessments and aligns with the STAAR Redesign using the TEKS Resource System.
  • Technology Integration - We will embrace technology to enhance our teaching methods, and create 21st Century learners.
  • Data - We will utilize data when appropriate to target or enhance areas of need.
  • Cross-curricular - We will make cross-curricular connections and provide several resources to easily implement the work.
  • Confidence & Support - Through this cohort you will meet others who are learning along with you and you will build a strong network of peers and mentors.

Who should attend?

  • New teachers and teachers with less than 3 years of teaching experience.
  • This session is only for teachers of TEKS Resource System Districts.
  • Paraprofessionals who are in the process of getting certified.

Space is limited so please register early. 

This cohort is a 4-day Cohort starting in September 2023 thru March 2024 supporting new 4th-12th grade social studies teachers of 1-3 years of experience.

Elevate20 Cooperative Members fee = $0

**Social Studies Coaching is highly recommended on top of this support.  Please reach out to Ana Villarreal Simpson for more information.  


Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(24) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Ana Villarreal Simpson
Ana Villarreal Simpson
Date Time Location
9/21/2023 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Fiesta Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
11/1/2023 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Fiesta Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
2/6/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Pine Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
3/1/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Fiesta Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208

1314 Hines San Antonio, TX 78208 | Phone: 210-370-5200 | Map

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