ESC Region 12
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A Message to our Customers about COVID-19

Dear ESC Region 12 Customer:

We know that the past week has been difficult, and more difficult days are likely ahead. However, we would like to assure you that Region 12 is fully operational and ready to support your district.  All staff members are working every day though we have asked most to work from remote locations. As your ESC, educators, and school personnel, we will all work together as a team to get through this trying time.  


In this message you will find more information about

  • Staff Operations
  • Training Schedules
  • Remote Learning Resources
  • Customer Support Channels


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Current Status COVID-19 - Resources Available

This page has moved to better serve you. Please visit our new COVID-19 Resources Page for all resources related to COVID-19 and school closures.


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Remote Instruction Resources - Tools to Facilitate Remote Instruction

There are many aspects of remote learning that we must consider and prepare for, including learning management systems, delivery, etc. This page is intended to share resources and ideas for such preparation. 


Find more helpful articles and resources for educators to reference as they begin to plan and prepare for upcoming online instruction.

When Crisis Strikes: Lessons from an ESA - Featured in the AESA Perspectives

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ESC Region 12's Education Specialist/Coordinator Jeni Janek wrote an article 'The Tenets of Care: A Perspective from a School Crisis Responder' and was featured in the March 2020 edition of the AESA Perspectives.

AESA Perspectives Jeni Janek Article
Ed. Specialist/Coordinator

Local Communicators Win State Awards ESC Region 12 Recognized by Texas Public School Public Relations Association

WACO, Texas - Education Service Center (ESC) Region 12 was recently recognized for their exceptional work in communications at the 58th annual Star Awards Celebration, hosted by Texas Public Relations Association (TSPRA).

The ESC Region 12 Communications Team took home the following awards:

5 Gold Star Awards
transformED Infographic
Student Artwork Calendar
Meal Appeal University Culinary Training Identity
Counselor Connection Newsletter
All Star Fundraiser Materials

2 Best of Category Awards
Student Artwork Calendar
Counselor Connection Newsletter

Awards were classified by media outlet, such as newsletters, posters, photography, graphics and websites and categories were further divided by the number of students served by school or region. This year, 1,460 entries were submitted, whichis the highest number of entries ever received.

TSPRA Awards