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1 A A/P AAAS AAR AAS AASA ABA ABA ABE ABR AC ACE ACES ACES ACET ACF ACP ACS ACT ADA ADA ADP AEIS AEIS-IT AEP AEPA AESC AFDC AGC AI AICPA AIMS ALRC AMAO AMET AMI AMS AP APA APA AP/IB APR APTRA AR ARD ARF ARI ARM ARO Accounts Payable American Association for the Advancement of Science Academic Achievement Record Advanced Academic Services American Association for School Administrators Adjusted Basic Allotment Applied Behavior Analysis Adult Basic Education Auditory Brainstem Response Amarillo College Assessment for Continuous Excellence Adult and Community Educational Services Automated Consolidated Evaluation System Association for Compensatory Educators of Texas Administration for Children and Families Alternative Certification Program American Cancer Society American College Testing Americans with Disabilities Act Average Daily Attendance Average Daily Participation Academic Excellence Indicator System Academic Excellence Indicator System Improving TAKS Alternative Education Program Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies Association of Educational Service Centers Aide to Families with Dependent Children Access to the General Curriculum Auditory Impairment American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Activities for Integrating Math and Science Area Learning Resource Center Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives Association for Migrant Educators of Texas Accelerated Math Instruction Agricultural Marketing Service Advanced Placement Administrative Procedure Act (Texas Civil Statutes) American Psychological Association Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate Annual Performance Report Administrative Procedure and Texas Register Act Authorized Representative Admission, Review and Dismissal (Committee) Accommodation Request Form Accelerated Reading Instruction Administrator s Reference Manual (Child Nutrition) Administrative Review Official 1

2 ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 AS Aortic Stenosis ASCD Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development ASCII American Standard Code for Information Interchange ASE Adult Secondary Education ASEP Accountability System for Educator Preparation ASFSA American School Food Service Association ASHA American Speech-Language-Hearing Association ASL American Sign Language ASP Active Server Pages ASQ Ages and Stages Questionnaire ASTM American Society for Testing and Materials ASV Atrial Septal Defect AT Assistive Technology ATD Assistive Technology Device ATI Assessment Technology Inc. ATPE Association of Texas Professional Educators AU Autism AV Audio Visual AYP Adequate Yearly Progress B Bb BCBA BEAM BES BICS BIP BSA/NWTH BSCS BTLPT Blackboard (On-line Learning Content Management System) Board Certified Behavior Analyst Building English Acquisition Methods Basic Education Skills Basic Interpersonal Communication Skills Behavior Intervention Plan Baptist St. Anthony s / Northwest Texas Hospital Biological Sciences Curriculum Study Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test C CA CA CACFP CAD CAFR CAI CALP CAMP CAMP CAMT CAP CAP CAP Chronological Age Classroom Assistant Child and Adult Care Food Program County Appraisal District Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Computer Assisted Instruction Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency Campus Administrator Mentoring Program College Assistance Migrant Program (at WTAMU) Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching Community Action Program Comprehensive Analysis Process Corrective Action Plan 2

3 CAPA Child Abuse Prevention Advocates CAPP Child Assessment Profile and Plan CARS Center for Academic and Reading Skills CAST Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching CBA Chemical Bond Approach CBA Curriculum Based Assessment CBCI Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction CBI Community Based Instruction CBO Community Based Organization CBT Community Based Training CCG Council on Competitive Government CCP Comprehensive Care Program CCMS Child Care Management System CCPIT Community Coalition for Prevention, Intervention, & Treatment CCRS College and Career Readiness Standards CCRS Commissioner s Cabinet for Regional Services CCS (PWS) Child Care Services (Panhandle Work Source) CDA Child Development Associate CDC Centers for Disease Control CDF Children s Defense Fund CDL Culturally Diverse Learner CDS Competency Demonstration System CE Contracting Entity CEC Council for Exceptional Children CED County Education District CEHI Compensatory Education Home Instruction CEI Cost of Education Index CEOP Certified Educational Office Professional CF/S Child Find/Serve CFDA Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance CFR Code of Federal Regulations (Title 19) CHAD Child Health and Disability CHEMS Chemical Education Material Study CHIP Children s Health Insurance Program CIAI Compensatory, Intensive, and Accelerated Instruction CIDC Chronically Ill and Disabled Children CIP Campus Improvement Plan CIP Continuous Improvement Plan CIRCLE Center for Improving the Readiness of Children for Learning and Education CIS Communities in Schools CISD Consolidated Independent School District CIT Campus Improvement Team CLASS Classroom Assessment and Scoring System CLC Children s Learning Center CLI Children s Learning Institute CLT Campus Leadership Team CM Case Manager or Case Management CMI Computer Managed Instruction CMI Cooperative Meat Inspection CMT Community Management Team CNP Child Nutrition Program 3

4 CNS COABE COBOL COE COMP ED COMP COMS COOP COP CPAR CPE CPDT CPI CPR CPS CPSC CPSD CPU CRCG CRE CREST CRISS CSCD CSEP CSH CSHCN CSR CSS CSSO CTD CTE CTFPRIDE CTS CTU CVAE CY Central Nervous System Commission on Adult Basic Education Common Business Oriented Language Certificate of Eligibility Compensatory Education Classroom Organization and Management Program Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist Cooperative Change of Placement Corrective or Preventive Action Response Continuing Professional Education Centers for Professional Development and Technology Crisis Prevention Institute Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Child Protective Services Consumer Product Safety Commission Comprehensive System of Personnel Development Central Processing Unit Community Resource Coordination Group Coordinated Review Effort Council for Reading and English Supervisors of Texas Creating Independence through Student-Owned Strategies Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Probation Office) Commodity Supplemental Food Program Coordinated School Health Children with Special Health Care Needs Confidential Student Report Coordinated Services Specialist Chief State School Officer Certified Teacher of the Deaf Career & Technical Education Children s Trust Fund, Principles, Responsibility, Integrity, Discipline, Education Child Tracking System Classroom Teacher Unit Coordinated Vocational Academic Education Contracting Year D DAC DAEP DARS D.A.T.E. DAVI DB DC DCCM DCSI DD Developmental Assessment Center Disciplinary Alternative Education Program Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services District Awards for Teacher Excellence Division of Audio Visual Instruction Deaf-Blind Direct Certification District & Campus Coordinator Manual District Coordinator of School Improvement Developmental Delay 4

5 DDM DECA DEEP DFSCA DHH DHS DI DIAL DIBELS DIP DKC DL DLT DMAC DOB DS DSHS DSM-IV DTC DTR DTT Dashboard Data Mart Devereux Early Childhood Assessment Development of Economic Education Programs Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Deaf/Hard of Hearing Department of Human Services Differentiated Instruction Developmental Indicators for the Assessment of Learning Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills District Improvement Plan Digital Knowledge Central Distance Learning District Leadership Team Data Management for Assessment and Curriculum Date of Birth Developmental Services Department of State Health Services Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4 th Edition) District Testing Coordinator District Enrichment Tax Rate Discrete Trial Training E EAP EBCDIC EBE ECE ECIA ECLKC ECO ECS ED EDGAR EDGS EDNET 16 EDP EDW EE EEOC EETT EFL EFSP EHS EIC EIN EIS EIS Employee Assistance Program Extended Binary-Coded Decimal Interchange Code Evidence Based Education Early Childhood Intervention Education Consolidation and Improvement Act Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center Early Childhood Outcomes Education Commission of the States Emotional Disturbance Education Department General Administrative Regulations Educational Diagnosticians of the Golden Spread Region 16, Chapter 41 Recapture Shared Service Arrangement and Regional Network Advisory Board Electronic Data Processing Education Data Warehouse Early Education Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Enhancing Education through Technology Educational Functioning Level Emergency Food Safety Plan Early Head Start Earned Income Credit Employer Identification Number Early Intervening Services Early Intervention Specialist 5

6 ELA English Language Arts ELAR English Language Arts and Reading ELL English Language Learner ELPS English Language Proficiency Standards EOC End of Course EPA Environmental Protection Agency EPA Estimate Percent Attendance EPD Educational Personnel Development EPDA Education Professions Development Act EPSDT/CCP Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment/Comprehensive Care Program ER Emergency Room ER Expenditure Report ERD Editable Resource Documents ERIC Educational Research and Information Center ERSEA Eligibility, Recruitment, Selection, Enrollment & Attendance ESC Education Service Center ESC Education Support Center ESCCC Education Service Centers Curriculum Cooperative ESEA Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1965) ESL English as a Second Language ESOL English to Speakers of Other Languages ESSL Effective Strategies for Struggling Learners ESY Extended School Year ETS Educational Testing Service EXCET Examination for the Certificate of Educators in Texas F F First Year Monitor (LEP Student) FA Family Advocate FACES Functional Academic Curriculum for Exceptional Students FAPE Free Appropriate Public Education FAST Family Advocate Specialist Team FAQ Frequently Asked Questions FAR Financial Accounting & Reporting FASB Financial Accounting Standards Board FASRG Financial Accountability System Resource Guide FAX Facsimile FB Food Bank FBA Functional Behavior Assessment FCRR Florida Center for Reading Research FCS Family Cost Share FCS Food and Consumer Service FCSS Family Cost Share System FDA Food and Drug Administration FDP Food Distribution Program FERN Food Emergency Response Network FERP Food Emergency Response Plan FERPA Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (1974) 6

7 FICA FIE FIEP FIIE FIRST FIRST FIT FMLA FMNV FND FNS FPR FSA FSA FSHN FSIS FSMC FSP FSS FSS FTE FTP FVE FY FYELA FYT FYTA Federal Insurance Contribution Act (Social Security) Full and Individual Evaluation Facilitated Individualized Education Program Full Initial Individual Evaluation Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas Future Instructional Resource Systems of Texas Federal Income Tax Family Medical Leave Act Foods of Minimal Nutritional Value Food and Nutrition Division of the Texas Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Services of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Production Report Field Service Agent Family Service Assistant Family Services, Health & Nutrition Food Safety and Inspection Service Food Service Management Company Foundation School Program Family Services Specialist Fluent Spanish Speaker Full Time Equivalent File Transfer Protocol Functional Vision Evaluation Fiscal Year First Year English Language Arts (Teacher) First Year Teacher First Year Teacher s Academy G GAAP GAAS GAAFFR GAO GAS GASB GC GE GED GEH GEMS GEPA GERD GIF GO GPA GPC GPFS GRE Generally Accepted Accounting Principals Generally Accepted Auditing Standards Governmental Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting Government Accounting Office (United States) Government Auditing Standards Government Accounting Standards Board Guidance Counseling Grade Equivalent General Educational Development General Education Homebound Great Explorations in Math and Science General Education Provisions Act Gastroesphogeal Reflux Disease Graphics Interchange Format General Operating Grade Point Average Grade Placement Committee (3 rd Grade TAKS) General Purpose Financial Statements Graduate Record Exam 7

8 GT GYA Gifted and Talented Guaranteed Yield Allotment H HACCP Hazard Analysis of Critical Control Points HB Home-Based HB House Bill HECB Higher Education Coordinating Board HELP Hawaii Early Learning Profile HEP High School Equivalency Program (at Amarillo College) HERC Higher Education Readiness Component HHFKA Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010 HHSC Health and Human Services Commission HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus HLS Home Language Survey HOUSE High, Objective, Uniform Standard of Evaluation HPBF High Plains Book Festival HQ Highly Qualified HQTCIP Highly Qualified Teacher Continuous Improvement Plan HQTFDA Highly Qualified Teacher Focused Data Analysis HS Head Start HSCQTL Head Start Center for Quality Teaching & Learning HSEP High School Equivalency Program HSFIS Head Start Family Information System HSS Health/Social Services HTML Hypertext Markup Language HUB Historically Underutilized Business HV Home Visitor I IA Instructional Arrangement IA Instructional Assistant IAP Individualized Accommodation Plan Section 504 Students IASA Improving America s Schools Act of 1994 IAT Intervention Assistance Team ICF/MR Intermediate Care Facility for the Mentally Retarded ICR Initial Compliance Review ID Identification ID Intellectual Disability IDA International Dyslexia Association IDC Indirect Cost ID/R Identification and Recruitment IDEA Individualized Developmental English Activities (Bilingual/ESL) IDEA Individuals with Disabilities Education Act IDEA Institute for Development Institute IDI Instructional Development Institute 8

9 IDP IDRA IDT IEE IEP IFB IFD IFM IFSP IGE IHE ILD IMIL IP IPDP IPO IQ IR IRA IRI IRS ISAM ISAPI ISD ISF ISO ISP ISS ISTE itccs ITERS ITF IVR Individualized Developmental Plan Intercultural Development Research Association Interdisciplinary Team Independent Educational Evaluation Individualized Education Program Invitation for Bid Instructional Focus Document Integrated Funds Management Individualized Family Service Plan Individual Guided Education Institution of Higher Education Instructional Leadership Development I am Moving, I am Learning Internet Protocol Individualized Professional Development Plan Internal Purchase Order Intelligence Quotient Improvement Requirement Individual Reading Association Individual Reading Inventory Internal Revenue Service Intervention, State and Activity Manager Internet Service Application Programming Interface Independent School District Internal Service Fund International Organization for Standardization Internet Service Providers In School Suspension International Society of Technology Educators Internet-based Texas Computer Cooperative Software Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale Information Task Force Interactive Voice Response J JJAEP JTPA Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Programs Job Training Partnership Act K K KTOT KTRA Kindergarten Kindergarten Teachers of Texas Kindergarten Teachers Reading Academy L 9

10 LAC Local Advisory Council LAN Local Area Network LAR Legislative Appropriations Request LAS Language Assessment Scale LAT Linguistically Accommodated Testing LBB Legislative Budget Board LBSW Licensed Bachelor Social Worker LD Learning Disability LD/RD Licensed Dietitian/Registered Dietitian LEA Local Education Agency LEP Limited English Proficient LEP SSI Limited English Proficient Student Success Initiative LF Local Fund LID Low Incidence Disabilities LM Local Maintenance LMA Learning Media Assessment LOA Local Operating Agency LPAC Language Proficiency Assessment Committee LPC Licensed Professional Counselor LQM Date of Last Qualifying Move LR Local Revenue LRE Least Restrictive Environment LRPT Long Range Plan for Technology ( ) LSES Low Socio Economic Status LSP Life Skills Progression LSSP Licensed Specialist in School Psychology M M & S M & CH MAC MCD MCHAT MD MDCP MDPC MDR MDT ME MELK MEP MERC MIECHV MIS MLT M/MA MOE MOU Management & Services (Audit) Bureau of Maternal and Child Health Medicaid Administrative Claiming Medicaid Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers Multiple Disabilities Medically Dependent Children s Program Medically Dependent Children Waiver Program Manifestation Determination Review Multi-Disciplinary Team Meat Equivalent Migrant Early Literacy and Knowledge Migrant Education Program Migrant Education Resource Center Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Management Information System Management Leadership Training Meat/Meat Alternate Maintenance of Effort Memorandum of Understanding 10

11 MOVE MRPC MSC MSIX MSR MTR Mobility Opportunities via Education Multi-Regional Processing Center Migrant Service Coordination Migrant Student Information Exchange Minimum Size Requirement Math TEKS Revision N NAEYC NASA NASDME NASDSE NASP NCCA NCEC NCLB NCSS NCTE NCTM NDEA NDN NEA NECC NES NET NFSMI NGS NICHCY MNSA NOGA NRG NRS NSF NSLP NSTA NTSD NVA National Association for the Education of Young Children National Aeronautics and Space Administration National Association of State Directors of Migrant Education National Association of State Directors for Special Education National Association of School Psychologists National Child Care Association Non-Categorical Early Childhood No Child Left Behind National Council for the Social Studies National Council of Teachers of English National Council for Teachers of Mathematics National Defense Education Act National Diffusion Network National Education Association National Education Computing Conference Non-English Speaker Nutrition Education Training National Food Service Management Institute New Generation System National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities National Middle School Association Notice of Grant Awards Non-Regulatory Guidance National Reporting System (Head Start) National Science Foundation National School Lunch Program National Science Teachers Association Nutrition and Technical Services Division National Vocational Association O O&M OA OCR ODS OEO OEYP OFSDP Orientation & Mobility Ongoing Assessment Office for Civil Rights Operational Data Store Office of Economic Opportunity Optional Extended Year Program Optional Flexible School Day Program 11

12 OHI OHS OI OIG OJJDP OLPT OMB OME ORCA OS OSEP OSPRI OSS OSY OT OVS Other Health Impairment Office of Head Start Orthopedic Impairment Office of Inspector General Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Oral Language Proficiency Test Office of Management and Budget (United State) Office of Migrant Education (U.S. Department of Education) Office of Rural Community Affairs Observation Survey Office of Special Education Programs On-Site Program Review Instrument Out of School Suspension Out of School Youth Occupational Therapy/Therapist Offer Versus Serve P PA PA PAALM PAASB PAASCD PAC PACE PAD PAEYC PAL PAMSC PAPT PASBO PASS PASS PAT PATH PBIS PBM PBMAS PC PCASE PCDS PDAS PDBFT PDF PDI PDM PEEMMM Parent Arranged Payment Authorization Panhandle Academic Advancement in Literacy and Math Panhandle Area Association of School Boards Panhandle Area Association for Supervision Curriculum & Development Parent Advisory Committee Projects for the Advancement of Creativity in Education Persistent Academic Disabilities Panhandle Association for the Education for Young Children Planned Assistance Level Panhandle Area Math & Science Conference (at WTAMU) Panhandle Association for Pupil Transportation Panhandle Association of School Business Officials Panhandle Area Social Studies Conference Principal Assessment for Student Success Parents as Teachers Partnerships for Assisting Texans with Handicaps Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports Performance-Based Monitoring Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System Program Consultant Panhandle Council of Administrators of Special Education Parents of Children with Downs Syndrome Professional Development and Appraisal System Partially Defatted Beef Fatty Tissue Portable Document Format Professional Development Inventory PEIMS Data Mart People, Equipment, Environment, Methods, Materials, Measures (Process Audit Checklist) 12

13 PEIMS PEP PERT PET PET PEWG PFCE PFS PGP PI PIC PIDS PIN PIR PIRC PJSA PK PKES PL PL PLAAFP PLS PMOL PMSA PO PO POS PPCD PPE PPP PPR PPRA PRC Pre-CRE PRISM PRPC PRS PRSHA PSAT PSLA PSP PSSC PT PTSD PU PVC PWSS Public Education Information Management System Parenting Education Program Project Evaluation and Resource Tracking Charts Projects for Educational Technology PID Enrollment Tracking Public Education Working Group Parent Family Community Engagement Priority for Services (Migrant Students) Personal Graduation Plan Parent Involvement PIN Internet Collaborative Personal Identification Database System Panhandle Information Network Program Information Report Parent Information & Resource Centers Professional Judgment Special Analysis Pre-Kindergarten Pre-Kindergarten Early Start Performance Level Public Law Present Level of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance Preschool Language Scale Primary Means of Livelihood (Migrant) Panhandle Middle School Association Program Outline Purchase Order Point of Sale Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities Per Pupil Expenditure Proving Preschool Possibilities Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities Protective of Pupil Rights Amendment Peer Review Committee Pre-Coordinated Review Effort Program Review Instrument for Systems Monitoring Panhandle Regional Planning Commission Pregnancy Related Services Panhandle Regional Speech-Language-Hearing Association Pre-Scholastic Aptitude Test Panhandle School Leaders Association Professional Service Provider Physical Science Study Committee Physical Therapy/Therapist Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Personnel Unit PIN Video Collaborative Panhandle Work Source Q 13

14 QA QAD Quality Assurance Qualifying Arrival Date R RAC RCEMT RCEST RDBMS REAP REED REPD RESC RFA RFP RI RIC RMTS RO ROI RPC RSPI RSSC RTF RTI RUS Regional Advisory Council Regional Collaborative for Excellence in Mathematics Teaching Regional Collaborative for Excellence in Science Teaching Relational Database Management System Rural Education Achievement Program Review of Existing Evaluation Data Regional Education Program for the Deaf Regional Education Service Center(s) Request for Application Request for Proposal Required Improvement Regional Interagency Council Random Moment Times Study Report Only Release of Information Regional Processing Center Regional Standard Performance Indicators Regional Support Service Cooperative Rich Text Format Response to Intervention Rural Utility Services (Department of Agriculture) S S SA SAAR SAF SAHE SAS SASA SAT SB SBDM SBDT SBEC SBIEP SBO SBOE SBP SBR SCANS SCD Second Year Monitor (LEP Student) Special Analysis Student Academic Achievement Record Superintendent Approval Form State Agency for Higher Education Standard Application System School Administrators Skills Assessment Scholastic Aptitude Test Senate Bill Site-Based Decision Making School Bus Driver Training State Board for Educator Certification Standards Based Individualized Education Program School Business Official State Board of Education School Breakfast Program Scientifically Based Research Secretary s Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills Significant Cognitive Disabilities 14

15 SCE SCECD SD SDF SDFSCA SDFSC SEA SECA SEDL SELA SENS SES SES SESnet SETT SFAS SFS SFSP SHAC SI SI SIB SIE SIOP SIP SIRC SLA SLAR SLD SLDS SLI SLP SLP-A SLRC SMART SMART SMP SMS SMSG SNA SNAP SNC SOMPA SPL SPP SPTB SR SRA SRC SS SSA State Compensatory Education State Center for Early Childhood Development Standard Deviation Supplemental Documentation Form Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities State Education Agency Southern Early Childhood Association Southwest Educational Development Laboratory Secondary English Language Arts Statewide Education Notification System Socio-Economic Status Supplemental Education Services Science Education Specialist Network (TEA) Student, Environment, Tasks, and Tools Statement of Financial Accounting Standards Sound Field System Summer Food Service Program School Health Advisory Council Sheltered Instruction Speech Impairment Self-Injurious Behavior Science Information Exchange Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol School Improvement Program School Improvement Resource Center Spanish Language Arts Spanish Language Arts and Reading Specific Learning Disability Statewide Longitudinal Data System Selective Language Impairment Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Speech Language Pathology Assistant State Learning Resource Center Summer Migrant Access Resources through Technology Systematic Methodology for Accountability in Recruiter Training Summer Milk Program Student Management Solutions School Mathematics Study Group School Nutrition Association Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly the Food Stamps program) Special Needs Child System of Multi-Cultural Pluralistic Assessment Student Performance Level State Performance Plan State Property Tax Board Summary Report Science Research Associates School Report Card Standard Score Shared Service Arrangement 15

16 SSA SSCED SSI SSI SSI-GAR SSID SSIS SSN SSSQ SST SST ST STAR STAAR STAAR-ALT STAAR-M STAT STEAM STEM STEM Social Security Administration Social Studies Center for Educational Development Statewide Systemic Initiative Supplemental Security Income Student Success Initiative-Grade Advancement Requirements Short School Identification (on NGS) State-Sponsored Student Information System Social Security Number Street Survival Skills Questionnaire School Support Team Specialized Skills Training Speech Therapy/Therapist Support for Texas Academic Renewal Center State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness - Alternate State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness - Modified Science Teacher Association of Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math Staff Training for Effective Management Science, Technology, Engineering & Math T T/TA TAAS TABE TABS TAC TACS TACT TAER TAESC TAGT TAIR TAKS TAKS-M TALA TALAE TANF TAP TAP TARGET TASA TASB TASBO TASC TASCD TASM TASN Training and Technical Assistance Texas Assessment of Academic Skills Text of Adult Basic Education Skills Texas Assessment of Basic Skills Texas Administrative Code Texas Association of Community Schools Texas Association of College Teachers Texas Chapter of the Association for Education and Rehabilitation Texas Association of Educational Service Center Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented Texas Association for the Improvement of Reading Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skill (Modified) Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Tarleton Assessment of Principals Technical Assistance Provider Technology Applications Readiness Grant for Empowering Texas Texas Association of School Administrators Texas Association of School Boards Texas Association of School Business Officials Texas Assessment of Sign Communication Texas Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development Texas Association for Supervisors of Mathematics Texas Association for School Nutrition 16

17 TASP TASP TASPA TASSP TAT TBI TBSI TCA TCADA TCASE TCC TCD TCDSS TCEA TCEC TCET TCIP TCM TCPN TCRLA TCTA TCTE TDA TDCJ TDH TDHS TDP TDPRS TDSA T&E TEA TEAL TEAMS TEASE TEC TECAT TECH-ED TEDS TEEG TEKS TELPAS TENET TEPSA TESA TESA TESS TESCCC TETN TEXAVED TExES TExMaT Texas Academic Skills Program Texas Association of School Psychologists Texas Association of School Personnel Administrators Texas Association of Secondary School Principals Technical Assistance Team Traumatic Brain Injury Texas Behavioral Support Initiative Texas Counseling Association Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education Texas Computer Cooperative Texas Cooperative Dissemination Texas Center for District and School Support Texas Computer Education Association Texas Council for Exceptional Children Texas Center for Educational Technology Texas Continuous Improvement Plan Targeted Case Management The Cooperative Purchasing Network Texas Center for Reading/Language Arts Texas Classroom Teachers Association Texas Council of Teachers of English Texas Department of Agriculture Texas Department of Criminal Justice Texas Department of Health Texas Department of Human Services Texas Dissemination Project Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services TEA Division of Student Assessment Time and Effort Texas Education Agency Texas Education Agency Login Texas Educational Assessment Management System Texas Education Agency Secure Environment Texas Education Code Texas Examination of Current Administrators & Teachers Technical Education Texas Education Data Standards Texas Educator Excellence Grant Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System Texas Education Network Texas Elementary Principals & Supervisors Association Texas Educational Secretaries Association Teacher Expectations of Student Achievement The Educational Software Selector Texas Education Service Center Curriculum Collaborative Texas Education Telecommunications Network Texas Audio Visual Education Directors (Association) Texas Examinations of Educator Standards Texas Examination for Master Teachers 17

18 TEXSHEP Texas Support for Homeless Education Program TEXTEAMS Texas Teachers Empowered for Achievement in Math and Science THEA Texas Higher Education Assessment THECB The Higher Education Coordinating Board TIE Technology Integration in Education TIF Telecommunications Infrastructure Fund TIFB Telecommunications Infrastructure Fund Board TIMS Texas Information Management System TIP Technology Infusion Pilot TKIDS Texas Kids Intervention Data System TLC Texas Library Connection TLCF Technology Literacy Challenge Fund TMIP Texas Migrant Interstate Program TMS Time Management System TMSA Texas Middle School Association TMSDS Texas Math and Science Diagnostic System TMSFA Texas Middle School Fluency Assessment TMSTRS Texas Migrant Student Transfer Packet System TMT3 Teaching Mathematics TEKS Through Technology TOT Trainer of Trainers TOMA Texas Open Meetings Act TPC Texas Panhandle Center TPEP Texas Preschool Evaluation Project TPLI Texas Principals Leadership Initiative TPM Texas Projection Measure TPMSA Texas Panhandle Middle School Association TPRI Texas Primary Reading Inventory TPSNP Texas Public School Nutrition Policy TPTR Teacher and Principal Training and Recruitment TRA Teacher Reading Academy (Refer to Page 20) TRAQS TRS Reporting and Query System TRC Teacher Resource Center TRC Texas Rehabilitation Commission TRC Texas Regional Collaboratives for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Teaching TREx Texas Records Exchange TRI Texas Reading Initiative TRMI Teacher Reading and Math Initiative TRS Teacher Retirement System TRS TEKS Resource System TSBVI Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired TSCTE Texas Society of College Teachers of Education TSD Texas School for the Deaf TSDC Texas Staff Development Council TSDS Texas Student Data System TSELA Texas Science Education Leaders Association TSHA Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association TSNAP Texas Statewide Network of Assessment Professionals TSNO Texas School Nurses Organization TSPR Texas School Performance Review TSPRA Texas School Public Relations Association TSR! Texas School Ready! 18

19 TSRA TSSAS TSSF TSTA TSTAR TTHSC TVA TVI TVM TVRO TVS TWC TxBESS TX-UNPS TXCC TxEIS TxVSN TYC Texas State Reading Association Texas Successful Schools Awards System Texas School Services Foundation Texas State Teachers Association Texas School Telecommunications Access Resource Network Texas Tech Health Science Center Texas Vocational Association Teacher of the Visually Impaired TEKS Verification Matrix Television Receive Only Texas Virtual School Texas Workforce Commission Texas Beginning Educator Support System Texas Unified Nutrition Programs System Texas Comprehensive Center Texas Enterprise Information System Texas Virtual School Network Texas Youth Commission U UGCMS UID URL USDA USDE USID USOE Uniform Grant and Contract management Standards Unique ID Uniform Resource Locators United States Department of Agriculture United States Department of Education Unique Student ID (on NGS) United States Office of Education V VAC VAD VER VFC VI VOE VO-TECH VPP VR Vocational Adjustment Class/Coordinator Vertical Alignment Document Visual Evoked Response Vaccines for Children Visual Impairment Vocational Office Education Vocational Technology Vegetable Protein Product Vocational Rehabilitation W WADA WAN WAP Weighted Average Daily Attendance Wide Area Network Worker s Assistance Program 19

20 WC WebCCAT WIA WIC WIN WRIOT WTAMU Worker s Compensation Web-Accessed Comprehensive Curriculum Assessment Tool Workforce Investment Act Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children Western Information Network Wide Range Interest Opinion Test West Texas A&M University Y YAG YRE YTD Year at a Glance Year-Round Education Program Year to Date (+) 5E 1-TRA 2-TRA 3-TRA 4-TRA Engage, Explore, Explain, Evaluate, Elaborate First Grade Teacher Reading Academy Second Grade Teacher Reading Academy Third Grade Teacher Reading Academy Fourth Grade Teacher Reading Academy This publication is provided by Region 16 Education Service Center. Please forward updates to Human Resources and Quality Planning, attention Beckie Mahan at or 806/

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