1. New Teacher Checklist

    • Resource ID: TeacherChecklist
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This checklist is designed to guide a new Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher as the teacher plans for a successful school year. It is a general list of activities that a new teacher might need to plan for and be aware of. This list is not intended to be an all-inclusive or required...
  2. CTE Acronym/Terms

    • Resource ID: Ressource Terms
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The purpose of this document is to provide a list of common terms used in Career and Technical Education (CTE) education. Several new CTE teachers come from industry into the classroom, and may not yet be familiar with terms used in CTE classroom or laboratory settings. While this document is...
  3. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  4. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  5. Employability Skills Framework

    • Resource ID: Coun-ESF
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The Employability Skills Framework is a one-stop resource for information and tools to inform the instruction and assessment of employability skills.
  6. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  7. Lesson Plan: Basic Angles in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14114
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to get acquainted with instructions to build correct angles for various welding projects.
  8. Lesson Plan: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems

    • Resource ID: 14008
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the principles of hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a manufacturing process.
  9. Scope and Sequence: Welding II

    • Resource ID: 19472
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Welding II course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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 corresponding...
  10. Scope and Sequence: Welding II Lab

    • Resource ID: 19473
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Welding II Lab course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...
  11. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Manufacturing/ Extended Practicum in Manufacturing

    • Resource ID: 19484
    • Grade Range: 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Manufacturing/ Extended Practicum in Manufacturing course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A...
  12. TEA CTE Master Course Lists with TSDS PEIMS Codes

    • Resource ID: 19876
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The Master Course List for Career and Technical Education (CTE) is an administration tool for counselors, teachers, and staff's use in student schedule building and enrollment in the Texas State Data System (TSDS) with the appropriate TSDS PEIMS codes. The guide can also be helpful in...
  13. Scope and Sequence: Welding I

    • Resource ID: 19471
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Welding I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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 corresponding...
  14. Scope and Sequence: Diversified Manufacturing I

    • Resource ID: 19477
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Diversified Manufacturing I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...
  15. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Filling the Gap

    • Resource ID: 14131
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate their ability to fill the end of a 1 inch piece of square tubing. It is critical that students are able to fill gaps with an arc weld. 
  16. Lesson Plan: Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

    • Resource ID: 14135
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate the proper processes to use in Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW). In this lesson, students will learn the methods used in Fluxed Core Arc Welding.
  17. Lesson Plan: Basic Metals in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14118
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify commonly used terms associated with metals, types of metals, and shapes of metals. In groups, students will conduct a Spark Test to sample different metals. 
  18. Lesson Plan: Welding Box Project

    • Resource ID: 14127
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate welding skills necessary to complete a project independently. In this lesson, students will construct a 5x3 divided metal box.
  19. Scope and Sequence: Precision Metal Manufacturing I

    • Resource ID: 19474
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Precision Metal Manufacturing I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...
  20. Scope and Sequence: Metal Fabrication and Machining I

    • Resource ID: 19481
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Metal Fabrication and Machining I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...