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REL Southwest and Texas Comprehensive Center Showcase Their Work at the 2017 TASA Midwinter Conference (02/27/2017)
REL Southwest and the Texas Comprehensive Center (TXCC) showcased their work in Texas in a joint session at the 2017 Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) Midwinter Conference in Austin on January 30. The session highlighted the work that REL Southwest and the TXCC are doing around educator effectiveness, Hispanic STEM outcomes, and English learner education.
The archive is available for the bridge event "Teaching Math to Young Children Practice Guide: Hands-On Workshop," hosted by REL Southwest on November 16, 2015. This free workshop explored the evidence-based recommendations in the Teaching Math to Young Children practice guide, produced by the What Works Clearinghouse. The archive includes presentations, handouts, and related resources.
The archive is available for the bridge event webinar "Supporting Hispanic Students Preparing for STEM Careers," hosted by REL Southwest on September 24, 2015. This free research-to-practice webinar presents evidence-based strategies to support Hispanic students preparing for careers in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). Key topics include factors that influence Hispanic students' success in attaining STEM degrees as well as strategies to support college readiness among Hispanic students planning to major in a STEM discipline.
The archive is available for the bridge event webinar "Teaching Math to Young Children Practice Guide: Introduction," hosted by REL Southwest on April 15, 2015. This webinar provides an overview of the Teaching Math to Young Children practice guide, with a focus on teaching children to view their world mathematically.
REL Southwest alliance members from across South Texas convened at the Region One Education Service Center in Edinburg for a two-part workshop series on developing and using logic models. Some 15 members from our three Texas-based research alliances—Educator Effectiveness, English Learners, and Texas Hispanic STEM—attended the workshops, held on February 2 and March 3, 2015.
Members of the Texas Hispanic STEM Research Alliance hosted a panel presentation at the 11th Annual Conference of the Center for Mexican American Studies and Research on March 28, 2014. Panelists discussed the alliance's efforts to better understand and use research to improve instruction and educational outcomes of Hispanic students in STEM disciplines. The conference was held at our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, TX.
Texas Hispanic STEM Research Alliance Presentation and Networking/Recruitment Opportunity: Texas STEM Conference (01/16/2014)
The REL Southwest liaison for the Texas Hispanic STEM Research Alliance will lead a presentation at the 7th Annual Texas STEM Conference in Dallas, TX, to provide information about the alliance and recruit new members. The presentation will be Feb. 6, 3:40–4:30 p.m., at the Westin Dallas Park Central Hotel. The conference, hosted by the Texas STEM Center Coalition, runs Feb. 6–8 and features the theme "Transforming the Landscape . . . Designed for Success."
Contact: Haidee Williams, REL Southwest alliance liaison, for more information