Region 6 Education Service Center

"Dedicated to Serve"

Social Studies

Social Studies

Social Studies services provides support to administrators, instructional coaches, and teachers in the following areas:

  • Staff development in the areas of social studies TEKS/STAAR, curriculum development, effective teaching and learning strategies, and integrating social studies with other disciplines and technologies
  • Instructional Coaching regarding best practices in the social studies classroom
  • Information and resources regarding TexQuest and Mock Trial competition
 
TexQuest:
http://texquest.net/search - You can access all of the resources from here.
http://texquest.net/texquesttraining - links to webinars, training requests, etc. The DIY training on the right hand side was created this year by each provider so that librarians/technologists would have quick "how to" videos to watch and then turn around on their campuses.
http://texquest.net/programmaterials  - links to our resource guide, materials to connect teachers and students with TexQuestresources.
 
Mock  Trial:
 
Resources:
Law Related Education: https://www.texaslre.org/
 
 
Contact:
Jill Rouse, Social Studies Specialist, ELAR Specialist, Writing Coach, jrouse@esc6.net