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Austin American Statesman Top Workplaces 2012
ESC Region XIII

Employees in region:
295
Sector:
Government
HQ location:
Austin, TX

www.esc13.net

Top Workplace
’10, ’12

About ESC Region XIII

At Region XIII, we collaborate with schools and communities to promote quality instruction in order to maximize student performance. Region XIII provides professional development, technical assistance, management of education programs and educational products for teachers and educational leaders. Through a well developed continuing education program we develop educators, train school boards, and support school transformation. Region XIII provides in-depth management of information services and Internet access to the majority of our member districts.

Finally, the Region XIII alternative certification program for teachers has been recognized by the US Department of Education as one of top six programs in the nation. We also provide certification programs for educators wanting to be principals and superintendents. Although we provide services and tools nationwide, our assigned regional area encompasses: • 60 School districts • 17 Counties • 18 Charter schools • 19 Private schools • 8 Institutes of higher education

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What employees say

“I am doing important work which is valued by Region XIII; I'm allowed to do the job largely in the way I think it should be done for the best results. ”
“I feel like I am a part of making a difference in children's' lives.”
“I feel what I have to say or provide to the program is acknowledged and valued as important.”
“I have an opportunity to help schools improve and I have the flexibility to pursue new projects.”
“The friendly environment and the opportunity to perform work that's important and rewarding. ”
“I love the diversity of expertise, products, and opportunities available from our region. I am very proud to be a part of it. ”
“My supervisor is accessible and supportive of the programs I lead and demonstrates genuine concern for my personal well-being.”
“The professionalism, high expectations, positive attitudes and a general sense of caring has been refreshing!”
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Where to find ESC Region XIII