The Texas Center for District and School Support (TCDSS) serves as a coordinating point for statewide school improvement initiatives of the Texas Education Agency. As part of Texas Initiatives located at the Region XIII Education Service Center, the TCDSS coordinates and leverages statewide technical assistance services to support districts and schools meeting required performance standards under both state and federal accountability systems. Additionally, the TCDSS leads and manages a number of grants and special projects for the Texas Education Agency focused on building statewide capacity for school improvement to ensure all students graduate career and college ready.
Important TAIS Updates
The following information has been updated or added to the TAIS resource link:
- When addressing the development of the reconstitution plan, a powerpoint and principal retention framework resource have been made available for guidance. Please contact a TEA or TCDSS Support Specialist if you have further questions.
- TAIS Part 1 training materials and resources are now available.
- If you have questions regarding TAIS part 2 trainings, please contact your local ESC.
- Submit Targeted Improvement Plan to ISAM by October 31st