Building Successful Partnerships

Building Successful Partnerships

  • Grade range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
  • Release date: 07-04-2017
  • Tags: Technical Education, CTE, Industry partnerships, Transition planning, Students with disabilities, Perkins Act, Texas Commissioner's rules, ARD, Admission Review, Advisory Committees, Industry collaboration, Career Planning

Description

This course will help educators:

• Examine how Career and Technology Education (CTE) teachers and schools can utilize effective partnerships.
• Assist students with disabilities to best plan for life after graduation.
• Demonstrate how CTE program directors and instructors can be proactive in creating practical, student-centered plans for acquiring industry based competencies through partnerships. 
 

Resources

Resource ID: SP021 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
By utilizing partnerships, schools can assist students with disabilities to plan for life after graduation.  This video demonstrates how CTE programs can be proactive in creating student-centered plans for acquiring industry based competencies through such partnerships. 
Resource ID: SP022 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Educational Act 2006 is the federal law that guides the collaborative partnerships between CTE and special education.  This video describes how the law does this and how it encourages collaborative partnerships.  
Resource ID: SP023 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Collaborative partnerships between Career and Technical Education (CTE) and special education are mandated by both state and federal laws.  In this video, the Texas Commissioner’s Rules for CTE will be discussed. 
Resource ID: SP024 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
An ARD Committee makes educational decisions about a student.  This video discusses the importance of having CTE teachers as well as industry professionals as a part of these committees.  
Resource ID: SP025 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Career and Technical Education (CTE) advisory committees are industry advisory groups which help to evaluate and assess programs.  In this video, the purpose of CTE advisory committees is discussed, along with their many advantages.   
Resource ID: SP026 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Successful partnerships between CTE and special education, as well as partnerships with outside entities, can be of benefit in delivering appropriate instruction to all students.  In this video, examples of such partnerships are described, along with best practices.  
Resource ID: SP027 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
This video is a guide for parents who are helping their child plan for post-secondary and career opportunities.  It addresses how to be involved in the planning process as well as how to gain information about Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs.