Resources for Instructional Practices in Education and Training

A tool that will help keep you organized! The TEKS Tracker was developed to help you keep track of the TEKS you have covered. See attachment below.

The attachment below contains ten writing prompts that have been specifically written for this course. Please see the TEA link below to access rubrics to assess student writing.
http://www.tea.state.tx.us/student.assessment/staar/writing/

The attachment below contains ten math problems that have been specifically written for this course.

Below is an attached zip file containing Three Child Safety Fact Sheets which may be used when addressing Instructional Practices in Education and Training TEKS

  • (5) The student creates and maintains an effective learning environment. The student is expected to:
    • (A) create and maintain safe and effective learning environments;

Additional resources can be found at http://www.safekids.org/.

Education Video Library
Free videos on an array of educational subject topics such as: Comprehensive Assessment, Integrated Studies, Project-Based Learning, Social and Emotional Learning, Teacher Development and Technology Integration from grade levels Pre-K to high school.

http://www.edutopia.org/video

Accessible Books and Periodicals for Readers with Print Disabilities
Bookshare® is free for all U.S. students with qualifying disabilities, thanks to an award from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).
https://www.bookshare.org/

Try a new teaching tool for 2012
The Teaching Channel can help you remember information pertaining to your subject area. No more forgetting what you saved.
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/lesson-planner

Free iPad Apps

  1. Communicate!
    Communicate more clearly; build up your interpersonal and communication skills.
    TEKS 3A
  2. Teacher Development
    Edutopia, The George Lucas Educational Foundation
    TEKS 1B, 1C, 1D, 5C, 5D