Summer Institutes


2020 Summer Institutes Virtual Training Series

Thank you to all who attended this year's Summer Institute!  It's not too late to benefit from these one of a kind training sessions.  Stay tuned for information regarding the ability to purchase the recordings. 


The Instructional Materials Coordinators' Association Annual Summer Institute features all the information you will need to begin your school year while addressing the changes caused by the pandemic.  The virtual training series includes six one hour sessions.

Registration fees include all six live sessions.

IMCAT Member (employee of Texas school or open enrollment charter school):  $95

Non Member (employee of Texas school or open enrollment charter school):  $125  (includes IMCAT 2020 membership)

Representative of Commercial Enterprise:  $400

* TIMA funds may be used for registration cost.

* All registrations are nonrefundable. 


Click Here To Complete Online Registration

Session 1
Instructional Materials – TIMA Team, Finance, Purchasing, TEA guest speaker

Session 2
TIMA EMAT – TEKS Certification, Summer ship dates, Confirm contacts and addresses, EMAT access and training, Requisitions and Disbursements

Session 3
EMAT Reports, How to order consumables from previous adoptions, Growth in grade levels and how to purchase materials and TE’s

Session 4
Legislative update from Colby Nichols with questions and answers

Session 5
Accessible Instructional Materials (Braille and Large Print), Proclamations 2021, 2022 and 2023, Out of adoption materials

Session 6
General Information – Laws, Calendar year and website


Thank you to our Summer Institute Sponsors!

Bedford, Freeman & Worth


Goodheart-Willcox Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Learning Without Tears


National Geographic Learning/Cengage


Savvas Learning Company

Studies Weekly

Superior Text