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. Texas DECA

    • Resource ID: CTSA - DECA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO DECA
  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: Culture and Diversity in Fashion

    • Resource ID: 14314
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore international fashion and determine how it has an effect on the fashion industry.
  8. Lesson Plan: Fashion Marketing

    • Resource ID: 14320
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore merchandising concepts and processes related to fashion marketing. 
  9. Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, students gain knowledge and skills in economies and private enterprise systems, the impact of global business, the marketing of goods and services, advertising, and product pricing. Students analyze the sales process and financial management...
  10. Fashion Marketing

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Fashion Marketing is designed to provide students with knowledge of the various business functions in the fashion industry. Students in Fashion Marketing will gain a working knowledge of promotion, textiles, merchandising, mathematics, selling, visual merchandising, and career opportunities....
  11. Practicum in Marketing

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Practicum in Marketing is a series of dynamic activities that focus on the customer to generate a profitable exchange. Students will gain knowledge and skills that help them to be proficient in one or more of the marketing functional areas associated with distribution, financing, marketing...
  12. Sports and Entertainment Marketing

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Sports and Entertainment Marketing will provide students with a thorough understanding of the marketing concepts and theories that apply to sports and entertainment. The areas this course will cover include basic marketing concepts, publicity, sponsorship, endorsements, licensing, branding,...
  13. Practicum in Marketing/Extended Practicum in Marketing

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Extended Practicum in Marketing is a series of dynamic activities that focus on the customer to generate a profitable exchange. Students will gain knowledge and skills that help them to be proficient in one or more of the marketing functional areas associated with distribution, financing,...
  14. Entrepreneurship

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Students will learn the principles necessary to begin and operate a business. The primary focus of the course is to help students understand the process of analyzing a business opportunity, preparing a business plan, determining feasibility of an idea using research, and developing a plan to...
  15. Social Media Marketing

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Social Media Marketing is designed to look at the rise of social media and how marketers are integrating social media tools in their overall marketing strategy. The course will investigate how the marketing community measures success in the new world of social media. Students will manage a...
  16. Advertising

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Advertising is designed as a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practices of advertising. Students will gain knowledge of techniques used in current advertising, including print, broadcast, and digital media. The course explores the social, cultural, ethical, and legal issues of...
  17. Advanced Marketing

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Advanced Marketing, students will gain knowledge and skills that help them become proficient in one or more of the marketing functional areas. Students will illustrate appropriate management and research skills to solve problems related to marketing. This course covers technology,...
  18. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Marketing/ Extended Practicum in Marketing

    • Resource ID: 19492
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Marketing/ Extended Practicum in Marketing course scope and sequence within the Marketing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief...
  19. 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...
  20. Lesson Plan: Economic Resources in Marketing Dynamics

    • Resource ID: 14385
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Through this lesson, students will get a deeper understanding of marketing and begin to have an understanding of economic concepts like economic resources, wants and needs, and implications of economic decisions.