Data Management & Technology Services
Expert Assistance for Educators and Technology Directors
From data management to internet access and maintaining your network, ESC Region 12 offers a variety of products and services to keep districts up and running and up-to-date with 21st-century learning.
Specialists are available to provide support through professional development (both on-site and at the center) and through expert assistance.
ESC Region 12 is bringing the BrightBytes solution to you!
BrightBytes, the leading end-to-end data management solution for education organizations, provides educators with the power to turn big data into big benefits for students. With the data integration platform, DataSense, BrightBytes enables educators to cleanse, integrate, and bi-directionally manage complex data from multiple systems. The decision support platform, Clarity, then analyzes and organizes meaningful data across research-based frameworks to deliver visualized, actionable information that drives student learning.
Learn more at www.brightbytes.net
This program provides schools with products which assist schools in managing data. Specialists are available to provide support through professional development (both on your campus and at the Service Center) and through unlimited expert assistance.
DMAC Solutions consists of a suite of web-based applications developed to assist educators with their assessment and curriculum needs.
This program will enable educators to monitor student progress and achievement. It also provides data for curriculum planning. All updates are available immediately and data is stored in a central off-site location allowing all changes to be viewed immediately.
TEKS Resource System items are now available in the TEKS Assessment Generator (TAG) application. This allows TEKS Resource System districts that are also DMAC users to:
Services provided include:
For those new to DMAC, the DMAC-Live! webinars are open to all schools (currently using DMAC or not). We have this as an open forum for schools to ask questions and receive feedback -- as well as an opportunity for us to share software enhancements.
The suite of Eduphoria web-based applications help schools run smoothly. The suite includes Aware, Strive, Forethought, Helpdesk, Formspace and Facilities & Events.
Eduphoria! School Objects provides student data analysis in a web-based, interactive format. Data can be analyzed from district to school to individual teacher or student.
Eduphoria! PDAS provides a web-based total PDAS management system, giving principals a single tool to create, submit and monitor PDAS. Teachers have instant access to appraisal instruments including walkthroughs and standard appraisal documents. They may also complete the teacher self report.
TEKSbank is a bank of more than 40,000 test questions and resources developed and aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS). TEKSbank questions are designed based on in-depth analysis of the TEKS, the STAAR released items, and assessment best practices. The questions can be used by teachers and administrators to build assessments in an online application.
Watch a video about TEKSbank >
EDLINK12 provides Internet Access service to any Texas Independent School District and educational supportive nonprofit organization.
EDLINK12 services, except filtering are E-Rate eligible.
Rent-A-Tech is a direct service to our customers. The Rent-A-Tech is a certified technician contracted to help maintain and support technology on the local area network including file servers, workstations, connection devices, and desktop/network operating systems. The technician can also help districts maintain network connectivity (cables / wiring), support e-mail systems, web servers, and the systems overall direction, design and technology planning.
Service contracts may be purchased in three ways and may require a contract. Those options include:
ESC Region 12 provides information and resources to instructional technology coordinators and contacts from public, private, and charter schools at Technology Coordinators & Contacts Meetings held two times a year.
Technology Coordinators’ & Contacts’ Meetings are designed to provide District/Campus representatives responsible for coordinating/managing instructional technology activities an opportunity to:
The ESC Region 12 Techcon Email Group provides an avenue for personnel responsible for technology instruction and support to communicate with one another as well as for ESC Region 12 Technology staff members to share information regarding updates, news and events of interest.
ESC12 Videoconferencing Online (ESC12 VCO) brings the future of education to your students and the Telecommunications Network provides IP based bridging services and technical support for single and multi-point videoconference connections.
Benefits can include:
Student programs include but are not limited to:
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The Education Service Center Region 12 in partnership with the Texas Education Agency is implementing an outreach and support program that increases awareness and understanding of and participation in the Texas Virtual School Network (TXVSN).
This outreach program provides a liaison to:
This service provides member campuses with the following Discovery Education Base resources aligned to the TEKS:
Supporting activities include:
Video Streaming Resources/Training
This service provides member campuses with the Discovery Education Steaming base service and the PLUS media pack. The PLUS package augments the Discovery Education Steaming library by adding over 71,000 additional digital media resources from Discovery, AIMS Multimedia, PBS®, Clearvue and SVE. Additional audio files and audio books, famous speeches, thousands of interactive language arts and math overviews and explorations, and foreign language content are also included.
Discovery Education Streaming PLUS Overview
Discovery Education Streaming PLUS website
Subscribe to Our Email Groups
DMAC Email Group
This email group is available for those interested in DMAC software for data management solutions. It will be used to provide information about training, support and resources for data management. Join now >
eduphoria! Email Group
This email group is available for those interested in Eduphoria software for data management solutions. It will be used to provide information about training, support and resources for data management. Join now >
Techcon Email Group
This email group is available to Technology Coordinators and Contacts from Region 12 districts, charter schools, and private schools and provides an avenue for personnel in Region 12 responsible for technology instruction and support to communicate with one another as well as for ESC Region 12 technology staff members to share information regarding updates, news and events of interest. Join now >
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Waco, TX 76712
Phone: (254) 297-1212
Main Fax: (254) 666-0823
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