Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

Links to the TEKS, questions and answers about the TEKS, and more.

Instructional Materials

Snapshots, Assessments, and TEKS-Based Activity Starters: Ideas and activity starters for lessons that address the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for science. Assessment items aligned to the TEKS.


Answers to frequently asked questions about assessment and descriptions and examples of assessment methods.

Safety and Facilities

Links to our popular safety and facilities manuals for K–12 science classrooms.

Science Literacy, Inquiry, and Equity

Using research-based best practices to impact diverse learners.