1. Hotel Management

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Hotel Management focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to pursue staff and management positions available in the hotel industry. This in-depth study of the lodging industry includes departments within a hotel such as front desk, food and beverage, housekeeping, maintenance, human resources...
  2. Practicum in Hospitality Services

    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Practicum in Hospitality Services is a unique practicum experience to provide opportunities for students to participate in a learning experience that combines classroom instruction with actual business and industry career experiences. Practicum in Hospitality Services integrates academic and...
  3. Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Principles of Hospitality and Tourism introduces students to an industry that encompasses lodging, travel and tourism, recreation, amusements, attractions, and food/beverage operations. Students learn knowledge and skills focusing on communication, time management, and customer service that meet...
  4. Hospitality Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Hospitality Services provides students with the academic and technical preparation to pursue high-demand and high-skill careers in hospitality related industries. The knowledge and skills are acquired within a sequential, standards-based program that integrates hands-on and project-based...
  5. Lesson Plan: Be Our Guest - Customer Service Skills in Restaurant and Food Services, and Travel and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 20168
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of customer service in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry, particularly the travel industry and food service industry.  Students will analyze how to anticipate customer needs.
  6. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 20075
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Students will recognize and explain the programs of study in the Hospitality and Tourism career cluster as well as the connection between Career and Technical Education (CTE), the Hospitality and Tourism career cluster, and Hotel Management.
  7. Lesson Plan: Get That Job! Resumes, Portfolios, and Interview Skills

    • Resource ID: 20112
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify self-responsibility and self-management skills, review components of resumes, portfolios, and interviews. Students will also create a personal resume, enhance a career portfolio with additional items, identify proper interview techniques, analyze interview...
  8. Scope and Sequence: Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 19425
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Hotel Management course scope and sequence within the Hospitality and Tourism Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  9. Lesson Plan: Hotel Management and Ownership

    • Resource ID: 20099
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will expand job-specific technical vocabulary.
  10. Lesson Plan: Food Safety and Sanitation Guidelines - Culinary Arts

    • Resource ID: 20120
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will practice correct hand washing steps, recognize ways to prevent common kitchen accidents, observe how to use a fire extinguisher, outline foodborne illness and the causes, clarify how proper food handling practices can prevent foodborne illness, and analyze the...
  11. Lesson Plan: Customer Service – The Cornerstone of Restaurant Operations

    • Resource ID: 19815
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline solutions and improvements to services that impact the customer.
  12. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 19418
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Hospitality and Tourism course scope and sequence within the Hospitality and Tourism Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description...
  13. Lesson Plan: Working Together - Hotel Departments

    • Resource ID: 19884
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the various departments within hotels and explain the roles and responsibilities of each department.  Students will identify their interests and skill sets to determine the best career pathway in Hospitality and Tourism.
  14. Lesson Plan: In the Balance

    • Resource ID: 20088
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the importance of balancing a career, family and leisure activities, use scientific methods to assess stress levels, and implement stress management techniques. Students will also discuss what changes affect a work-life balance.
  15. Lesson Plan: Building Teamwork - Food Truck Design Project

    • Resource ID: 19764
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be provided with opportunities to explore and practice team building skills during the planning, development and presentation of a Food Truck Project using recycled items. Students will be able to make decisions regarding the name, type of food and a marketing slogan...
  16. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options - Hospitality Services

    • Resource ID: 19840
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Practicum in Hospitality Services, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  17. Lesson Plan: Adventures in Travel – Planning a Texas Vacation

    • Resource ID: 19758
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore local and regional tourism in their area, and develop a cost-effective Texas travel itinerary for various scenarios.
  18. Lesson Plan: Travel and Tourism Industry

    • Resource ID: 19928
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will differentiate between the hospitality industry and the tourism industry. Learning about each industry's unique functions, students will have a deeper understanding and a better perspective on choosing their career path.
  19. Lesson Plan: Hotel Marketing and Communication - The Cornerstones

    • Resource ID: 20098
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain the importance of a marketing plan and evaluate various marketing strategies. Students will also create promotional tools and demonstrate proper techniques for using telecommunication equipment.
  20. Lesson Plan: Introductory Lesson Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 20067
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will develop an awareness of career opportunities related to the course Principles of Hospitality and Tourism.