News & Events

Educator Support Trainings!

Click here for the new course offerings for Fall & Spring 2013-2014.

Click here for the new course offerings on Saturdays in 2013-2014.

The New will Launch in September!

This September, we will launch a redesigned website featuring an updated design and offering users a new and improved experience.

Frederick E. Maples, Jr.Frederick E. Maples, Jr. Conference Center Dedication

On August 5, 2013, The Frederick E. Maples, Jr. Conference Center was dedicated in honor of Mr. Maples’  continuous, outstanding leadership and service to the mission of ESC-20 and the Texas System of Education Service Centers.  Former and current board members, Executive Directors, and employees of ESC-20, along with Mr. Maples’ family and friends came together to celebrate and thank Mr. Maples for his 42  years of service on the ESC-20 Board of Directors, which included serving as Board Chairman for 23 years, Secretary for eight years, and Past President of the Texas Association of Education Service Centers.

Now available in the ESC-20 eStore:

AdministratorsAn Administrator’s Guide to 2013 Accountability Includes July 2013 updates!
$6 plus S&H

An Administrator’s Guide to School Finance Codes Revised July 2013!
$10 plus S&H

October TAKS Registration

Out of School Registration for October TAKS testing is taking place now. You may register online August 5-September 13 at (the registration links are on the lower right corner). The Site Directory is available alphabetically by city on a link also provided on the Pearson site. Education Service Center, Region 20 will no longer be a testing site so early registration is key as not all sites take walk-ins. If you have questions or need assistance please contact Cheri Hendrick by phone (210)370-5451 or email