STAAR Social Studies: Tools for Success

Curious about new item types on the 2023 Social Studies STAAR? 

We have group discounts available for 25+ and 50+ teachers!
Contact Joe Green at 512-919-5327 or for details!

STAAR Social Studies: Tools for Success is an online, self-paced Canvas course that will support you in learning about the new item types and much more!

By completing this course, you will

  • Understand six new STAAR item types for Social Studies

  • Recognize how the TEKS can lend themselves to the item types

  • Consider instructional strategies to support the item types

  • Learn about ways to ensure accessibility for all with the item types

  • Create item types in DMAC or Eduphoria

Each online module within the course will focus on a new item type. Modules will be released gradually according to the schedule below. Once a module is available, you can reference it at any time. 

Module Release Dates:
Module 1: 10/4/22
Module 2: 11/3/22
Module 3: 12/1/22
Module 4: 1/19/23
Module 5: 2/9/23
Module 6: 2/28/23

Interested in other STAAR: Tools for Success courses? Check out these additional options!

8th grade social studies teachers, US History teachers, instructional coaches, specialists, administrators
Eduphoria, Instructional Strategies, Inclusion, Social Studies, STAAR Redesign, STAAR, Data - DMAC, 18+ Programs and Services
1 - Planning, T-TESS 2 - Instruction, T-TESS 1.2 - Planning: Data and Assessment 1 - Instructional Leadership, T-PESS 1.1A - Ensures curricula aligned with state standards
Online Course, Self-directed

CPE Credits: 6.00  
Registration Closes: 12/15/2023
Starts: 10/5/2022
Ends: 5/31/2024