What’s New

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TExES English as a Second Language (ESL) Supplemental #154 Preparation Manual - This manual is intended to equip Texas educators who desire to increase capacity in their districts and to enhance their existing ESL programs beyond minimum state requirements.

Coming Soon - Updated LPAC Framework Modules

Coming Soon - New Federal Requirements under Compliance and Accountability

Internet Providers: Keeping Families Connected
The tabs below provide important updates and guidance.

Support and guidance provided by TEA

  • TEA has provided access to region specific guidance and resources to support instructional continuity in schools. Please click on the link for resources. COVID-19 Resources by Region

English Learner Support and Guidance Resources

In response to school closures related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the TEA English Learner Support Division has revised and developed the following resources:

2020 Title III Symposium Opens a new window - - Canceled

For the safety, health, and well-being of our attendees and presenters, it is with deepest regret that we must announce the cancellation of the 2020 Title III Symposium which was to be held July 23-24, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas. As the state transitions to virtual conferences, we will continue to strive in offering an impactful professional development experience for teachers and leaders who serve English learners across the state. We are eager to take this opportunity to go virtual during the 2020-2021 school year and to be able reach more educators across the state.

We thank you for your continuous support of the Title III Symposium and we look forward to connecting with you virtually at our next symposium.

Registration Update:

To all current registrees who were waiting for an update, we apologize for any inconvenience this cancellation may have caused. Per the ESC-2 Cancellation/Refund Policy, the following will apply:

Refund Policy for Events Canceled or Rescheduled by ESC‐2

  • Participants will receive a full refund for events cancelled by ESC‐2
  • ESC‐2 will not be liable for any other expenses incurred by the registrant.

ESC-2 will provide full refunds for all paid registration fees. Refunds will be processed beginning June 25, 2020. Please allow 7-14 business days for processing. We ask for your patience as we process the refunds.

Hotel Update:

The Marriott Rivercenter has cancelled all room reservations under the room-block designated for the Title III Symposium. Please contact Jeannie.Cortez@marriott.com or 210-554-6016 if you have questions or issues relating to your reservation at The Marriott Rivercenter.

Please email workshop@esc2.net for questions regarding registration cancellation or refunds.