Teaching Strategies is an Approved TCLAS Vendor for Instructional Materials
and Professional Learning!
In addition to The Prekindergarten Learning Solution for Texas being listed as the only approved prekindergarten curriculum for TCLAS Decision 2b, Teaching Strategies is also a State-Approved Vendor for TCLAS Decision 2a, for “District Implementation and High-Quality Instructional Materials (HQIM) Professional Learning Support.”
Leverage TCLAS 2a Funds for Professional Learning
A full year of professional learning support is here for you every step of the way to ensure teachers are confident and prepared to implement The Creative Curriculum for Texas. Build best practices in professional learning and empower teachers in live or virtual instructor-led sessions and ongoing coaching.
Use TCLAS Funding to Complete your Prekindergarten Solution with Teaching Strategies
Curriculum for Texas
Research-based, whole-child digital and print curriculum that includes dynamic planning and teaching, digital curriculum resources, a robust, digital children’s library of eBooks, and family engagement activities and tools.
The Creative Curriculum for Texas is an amazing tool for Texas educators but don’t take our word for it. See what the Fort Worth Independent School District had to say about The Creative Curriculum for Texas.
Our Prekindergarten Learning Solution Includes Access for 3 Years to:
TEA approved formative and summative assessment to inform individualized instruction and provide “in the moment” progress monitoring. GOLD is a valid, reliable, and scalable formative and summative assessment solution that drives better learning outcomes for the whole child. Embed ongoing, authentic, observation-based assessment into everyday interactions with children.
Online Professional Development
The Online Professional Learning Library includes over 100 hours of high quality professional learning courses designed specifically for the PreK educator. Access to a growing library of over 35 online courses ,including a course specifically for Texas, Getting to Know The Creative Curriculum® for Texas, and content that can help them achieve their individual professional learning goals, anytime, anywhere.
Through mobile-friendly digital tools, ReadyRosie™ supports families with Modeled Moments videos, filmed in English and in Spanish, that are aligned with Intentional Teaching Experiences and associated Texas Prekindergarten Guidelines.
Kodo Texas Tool Kit
Enhance your classroom experiences and inspire young learners. The Kodo Texas Tool Kit supports the effective implementation of The Creative Curriculum® for Texas and energizes children’s hands-on, open-ended investigative learning.
Did You Know That Our Instructional Materials Are Mapped to Early Childhood Education Priorities in Texas?
Learn more about how you can utilize TCLAS funding to accelerate learning and elevate your program with Teaching Strategies’ high-quality, core instructional materials.
Texas Quotes on Quality
Hear what leading educators from Texas have to say about Teaching Strategies’ Prekindergarten solution.
What is TCLAS?
A TEA (Texas Education Agency) Initiative, Texas COVID Learning Acceleration Supports (TCLAS) is a set of funding and targeted supports available to Local Education Agencies (LEAs) to accelerate student learning in the wake of COVID-19, utilizing state and federal funds.
1 district application to access TCLAS funding which provides districts access to $1.4B available to districts for strategic planning, instructional materials, teacher pipeline and support and more