The Region 10 Education Service Center offers instruction and operation services to those in the Richardson, Texas, area. Specific services include various general education and special population education programs, food service purchasers, nutrition services, health providers and school bus drivers. Qualified individuals can earn continuing education credits online.
General education services from the Region 10 Education Service Center include professional development sessions in elementary math and middle school math, plus classes called Making Sense of Science: Genetic Diversity, Developing Visual Literacy in Science and Let's Investigate: A Guide to an Engaged Social Studies Classroom. The center website provides online registration for these classes.
Special population education programs provide services such as English as a Second Language support for ESL/bilingual teachers with associated districts. The center makes a BE/ESL training request form available for download. The special population programs also include direct student services for the visually impaired and deaf.
Food service purchasers aim at securing savings on commercial and other food items for member school districts. Nutritional information is available for commodities, full line groceries, bread, milk and ice cream. Aspiring school bus drivers can participate in the school bus driver safety training programs available from expert drivers at Region 10, including eight-hour re-certification or 20-hour certification programs.