NEW: Check out IMCAT's
Generic IM Manual
for districts and OECSs

(MS Word version)

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Latest Adoption Cycle
The SBOE approved a new adoption cycle for foundation and enrichment subjects. The revised document can be found at THIS LINK

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Become an IMCAT member!

Your ​membership ​gives ​you ​access ​to ​support  ​from ​veteran ​coordinators ​in ​your ​area ​
and ​across ​Texas. ​Through ​IMCAT's ​legislative  ​representation, ​you'll ​know ​what's ​going ​on  ​at ​TEA, ​at ​the ​State ​Board ​of ​Education ​
and ​at ​the ​Legislature. ​

Only ​IMCAT ​events ​are ​approved ​by ​the ​|
Texas ​Education ​Agency ​for ​reimbursement ​ with ​Technology ​and ​Instructional ​Materials
 ​Allotment ​funds. ​

IMCAT ​helps ​you ​work ​smarter 
​for ​the ​schoolchildren ​of ​Texas.

Membership ​is ​included ​with ​registration ​
at ​IMCAT's ​Annual ​Conference, ​so ​if ​you 
​attended ​last ​year's ​Annual ​Conference ​-- ​Congratulations! ​You're ​already ​a ​member.

CLICK HERE TO JOIN!

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Google Group

You're invited to join the new IMCAT Google Group. This online forum was created for instructional materials coordinators to share information, thoughts and ideas.

Joining is free and easy. Just click here to access the IMCAT Google Group. Sign in with your Google account or click on "Sign up" to create a new account for free.

Make sure you've covered all the bases when negotiating with a publisher. Click here for IMCAT's sample commitment letter.

Welcome to IMCAT! 

REGISTRATION OPEN FOR SUMMER INSTITUTE

The Instructional Materials Coordinators' Association of Texas Annual Summer Institute - Instructional Materials 101 - features all the information you need to begin your school year. It's great for instructional materials professionals who are new to the process or for veterans who want a summer refresher.

Legislative Update: This year's sessions will include a report on the 86th Legislature and the measures that will affect instructional materials ordering and processing.

Member (employee of Texas public school or open enrollment charter school):
Cost: $65.00 Includes morning refreshments, lunch and materials

Nonmember (employee of Texas public school or open enrollment charter school):
Cost: $95.00 Includes morning refreshments, lunch, materials and 2018 IMCAT Membership

Representative of Commercial Enterprise
Cost: $275.00 Includes morning refreshments, lunch and materials
Commercial entities may also contact IMCAT at 512-251-8101 for sponsorship options.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!

Here's the schedule for 2019 (Note: Registrants may attend one session at any site; City/region listings are for suggestion only):

Abilene Area
(ESC Regions 14/15)
9am-3pm Tues. June 11
241 Pine St., Crockett Room
Abilene, TX 79601

East Texas (ESC Regions 7/8)
8:30am-3:30pm, Tues. June 18
Wildcat Technology Center
108A Wildcat Dr.
Whitehouse, TX 75791

Austin Area (ESC Regions 12/13)
8am-2:30pm, Wed. June 19
Leander ISD Support Services Bldg.
1900 Cougar Country Dr., Rms. 206A/B
Leander, TX 78613

Beaumont (ESC Region 5)
8:30am-3:30pm, Wed. June 19
Region V ESC
350 Pine St., Ste. 500
Beaumont, TX 77701

El Paso Area (ESC Regions 18/19)
8:30am-3:00pm MDT, Wed. June 19
ESC Region 19
6611 Boeing Dr,
El Paso, TX 79925

Metroplex (ESC Regions 10/11)
8:30am-3:30pm, Wed. June 19
Dallas ISD
Edison Training Center
2940 Singleton Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75212

Wichita Falls Area (ESC Region 9)
9am-3pm, Wed. June 19
WFISD Education Center Rm. 302
1104 Broad St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Houston (ESC Region 4)
9am-3pm, Thurs. June 20
Fort Bend ISD Training Center
550 Julie Rivers Dr.
Sugarland, TX 77478

North Houston (ESC Region 6)
8:30am-3:30pm, Mon. June 24
Conroe ISD
106 Gladstell St.
Conroe, TX 77382

Laredo Area
(ESC Region 1)
8:30am-3:30pm, Thurs. July 18
United ISD Bill Johnson Student Activity Complex (SAC RM #2)
5208 Santa Claudia Lane, Laredo 78043

San Antonio Area (ESC Region 20)
8:30am-3:30pm, Tues. July 23
Marion Dolford Learning Center (in SCUCISD)
200 W. Schlather St.
Cibolo, TX 78108

South Texas (ESC Regions 2/3)
8:30am-3:30pm, Thurs., July 25
Veterans Memorial High School
3750 Cimarron Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78414.

Panhandle (ESC Regions 16/17)
Lubbock TBA

 


SAVE THE DATES

IMCAT 28th Annual Conference
Dec. 8-11, Embassy Suites Hotel, Frisco


Images from the
IMCAT 27th ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Nov. 11-14, Moody Gardens Hotel & Convention Center, Galveston

IMCAT Pres. Tony Black thanks House Public Education Committee Chairman Dan Huberty after his Nov. 13 presentation to the IMCAT Conference.