• What is MEGAbyte?


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    The Region One ESC is pleased to offer partnering school districts the MEGAbyte Consortium as a bundled set of cost-effective, high-quality professional development opportunities. Participating members benefit from educator workshops and conferences, student events, and additional value-added technical services. From instructional technology initiatives to STEM education, these services are made available in collaboration with multiple Region One ESC departments and programs. 

    Professional Staff Development
    Professional staff development services included within the MEGAbyte Consortium consist of scheduled workshops at the ESC as well as onsite workshops provided according to district size. Scroll down for a current listing of offerings. 
    Conferences and Learning Events
    Annual technology-rich conferences are offered throughout the year. These include the UTech Conference (Fall), the STEM Summit of South Texas (Spring), the Student by Student Technology and Leadership Conference (Late Spring), and a series of webinars, and a collection of online courses. 
    EdTech Trends 
    Learning events are hosted throughout the year to enhance and broaden educator learning opportunities. EDTECH Trends Academies are hosted throughout the year on select topics. Topics include Project-Based Learning, Design Thinking, and Blended Learning. 

    MEGAbyte Partners

    • Brownsville ISD
    • Edinburg CISD
    • Hidalgo ISD
    • Horizon Montessori
    • La Feria ISD
    • Lyford CISD
    • McAllen ISD
    • Mercedes ISD
    • Mission CISD
    • Monte Alto ISD
    • Point Isabel ISD
    • PSJA ISD
    • Raymondville ISD
    • Region 1 Library Serv.
    • San Benito ISD
    • Santa Rosa ISD
    • Sharyland ISD
    • Valley View ISD
    • Vanguard Acadamy

    MEGAbyte Services & Events

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    Onsite Training



    EDTECH Trends

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     MEGAbyte Professional Development

    • All workshops will be delivered remotely via Zoom (unless stated otherwise)
    • Registered participants will receive a Zoom link with the registration confirmation email
    • Please update your district information and email under your Region One user profile 
    • New to Zoom? Please view the pre-work seminar: ZOOM Platform Basics

    (2021 - 2022 Calendar)


     MEGAbyte Roadshow Services

    OFFERED ON SITE FOR MEGABYTE DISTRICT staff development days and conferences

    #BreakOutEDU Room
    Makerspace Stations
    EVENTZEE game
    STEM Interactive Booth

MegaByte Contacts

  • Region One ESC
    Learning Resource Integration
    1900 W. Schunior
    Edinburg, Texas 78541
    (956) 984-6152

    Miguel Chuca

    Miguel Chuca
    Learning Resources Integration Director
    Phone: (956) 984-6197

    Karla Lara  

    Karla Lara
    LRI Specialist
    Phone: (956) 984-6143

    Omar Lopez

    Omar Lopez
    LRI Specialist
    Phone: (956) 984-6155
     Sylvia Escobar
    Sylvia Escobar
    LRI/STEM Specialist
    Phone: (956) 984-6047
    Gustavo Perez
    Gustavo Perez
    STEM Specialist
    Phone: (956) 984-6042
    Dr. Demian Morquin  
    Dr. Demian Morquin
    Distance Learning Specialist
    Phone: (956) 984-6053
    Sara Camacho
    Sara Camacho
    Lead Program Assistant
    Phone: (956) 984-6152