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Results Driven Accountability

Education Service Center, Region 20, assists LEAs with Results Driven Accountability.  This includes training and technical assistance for any LEA in the region.

2020-2021 RDA

2021 RDA Manual

TEA RDA page

  • Confidential/Unmasked Reports:  Fall 2021 RDA Reports are expected to post to the TEAL Accountability application around October 1, 2021.  
  • Determination Levels posted in ASCEND Public RDA reports and program area determination levels are anticipated to post in TEAL under the ASCEND application by end of day 10/26/21 (delay announced in ASCEND.                             
  • Request ASCEND Access
  • TEA Results Driven Accountability Reports and Data site  RDA- District Reports Public Reports for RDA to be available Mid-November. 

Determination Levels:
  • 2020-2021 RDA Performance Framework   Results Driven Accountability will refer to "Determination Levels" for each program area. The 3 Federal Program Areas reported in RDA will receive a Determination Level based on the performance level of the indicators in that program area. 
Link to TAA Regarding RDA   *Dated 10/21/2021

ESC 20 RDA Anticipated Timeline

The Results Driven Accountability Determination Levels will be uploaded to ASCEND October 26, 2021 and RDA District Reports will be available Mid-November. Strategic Support Plans will be required for LEA's depending on determination levels. Those LEAs required to submit SSP's should do so prior to the Friday, December 17, 2021 deadline in the ASCEND application in TEAL.


ESC-20 will conduct training sessions to go over key aspects of the report encompassing the three program  areas (Bilingual/ ESL/EL; Other Special Populations, and SPED) in Results Driven Accountability when unmasked public reports and determination levels are posted. This training will review the RDA report, explain the Program Determination Levels and their impact on the monitoring activities, and discuss the eight step process for developing the Strategic Support Plan.


RDA Workshops  


Session # 81299 Results Driven Accountability  (Webinar via Zoom) Monday November 8, 2021; 9:00am - 12:00 pm  The Zoom webinar will focus on the Results Driven Accountability report, monitoring and Strategic Support Plan development. The same zoom link will be open from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm to function as “virtual office hours” for leadership teams that may have questions as they begin planning root cause analysis and Strategic Support Plan Development.

Session # 81297 Results Driven Accountability  (Face to Face) Tuesday, November 9, 2021; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm   The face to face session will focus on the Results Driven Accountability report, monitoring and Strategic Support Plan development. The training rooms will be available until 3:30 pm for teams wanting to begin planning, root cause analysis, and Strategic Support Plan Development.

Please share this information with the appropriate individuals in your LEA.



General RDA Questions

Program Area Contacts:

Bilingual/English Language Learners

Every Student Succeeds Act

Special Education