Summer Edition, 2022
Greetings TexQuest family!
We hope summer vacation has been filled with plenty of rest and relaxation and that you were able to squeeze in some delectable reads! As you mentally and physically prepare for the new school year, we would like to inform you of some updates.
- 'In the News' feature recently added to the Elementary and Middle School pages of Britannica to provide context and activities around current events
- PreK-2 Lexiled articles to be added to the elementary level this September. Articles will be labeled "Early Learning" articles.
Britannica has released the lineup for their fall webinars and they look fantastic. All free! View and sign up at https://britannicalearn.com/professional-learning/public-webinars/.
Provider Support Pages
In our previous newsletter, we mentioned the provider support pages. If you haven't had a chance to take a peek, we encourage you to do so!
Each of our TexQuest providers has a fantastic support page built specifically for TexQuest. These support pages include resources such as pre-recorded webinars, lesson plans, scavengers hunts, graphic organizers, infographics, flyers, and so much more.
Visit their individual support pages to learn more: https://texquest.net/welcome/providersupport
The Texas State Library and Archives Commission administers all aspects of the TexQuest program and is responsible for the selection and coordination of all TexQuest resources, as well as district invoicing.
Education Service Center, Region 20 serves as the TexQuest Support Center and is responsible for help desk, technical assistance, outreach, communication, and training to support the program.