1. Student Counseling Resources

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    This binder contains Texas CTE program, college, and career website links and descriptions.
  2. Business Professionals of America

    • Resource ID: CTSO-BPA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    CTSO - BPA
  3. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  4. Career and Technical Student Organizations

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The State of Texas and the Texas Education Code also recognizes the value of career and technical student organizations by emphasizing the importance of “participation by students and teachers in activities of career and technical student organizations supported by the agency and the ...
  5. Student Career Exploration

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    CTE teachers and counselors can use this career development binder to counsel students to explore careers, high school and college programs, that align with their interests, skills, and talent.
  6. Texas OnCourse

    • Resource ID: Coun-TxOnCourse
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Texas OnCourse resource
  7. Homeless Student Resources

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This binder is a collection of homeless education resources, that may help CTE teachers, counselors, and administrators support homeless and displaced students.
  8. Supporting the Success of Homeless Children and Youths (EHCY Fact Sheet)

    • Resource ID: THEO-SSHCY
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    A fact sheet & tips for teachers, principals, school leaders, counselors, and other school staff
  9. Texas Association of Health Occupations Students of America

    • Resource ID: CTSO-HOSA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO HOSA
  10. Texas Workforce Commission

    • Resource ID: Coun-TWC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Texas Workforce Commission website
  11. Future Business Leaders of America

    • Resource ID: CTSO - FBLA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    CTSO FBLA
  12. Career Onestop

    • Resource ID: Res - COS
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Find career, training and job search resources just for you.
  13. College For All Texans

    • Resource ID: Coun-CFAT
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College for all Texans is a counseling and exploration site
  14. Skills You Need

    • Resource ID: Coun-SYN
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Skills website in the UK
  15. Texas Reality Check

    • Resource ID: Coun-reality
    • Grade Range: 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    It's difficult to predict the future, but it's never too early to start planning for it. Texas Reality Check will show you how much your living expenses will cost, and the amount of money you will need to earn to pay for them. 
  16. CTE Vocabulary List

    • Resource ID: TEA-Vocab
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    TEA vocabulary sheet
  17. Help Wanted Online

    • Resource ID: Coun-HWO
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Help Wanted Online-Employment Information for Secondary School Students House Bill 809 from the 83rd Texas Legislature, 2013, required that the Texas
    Workforce Commission (TWC) and the Texas Education Agency (TEA) work together to provide employment information for Texas secondary...
  18. CTSOs Encourage Innovative Practices and Student Leadership

    • Resource ID: 15739
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Career and Technical Student Organizations  (CTSOs) encourage innovative practices and student leadership. In this video the teacher highlights specific examples of the ways in which CTSOs benefit both students and teachers.
  19. Teaching Professionalism to Students with Special Needs - Training for Post-Secondary Employment

    • Resource ID: 15723
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Given the nature of their hands-on, lab-based, applied curriculum, CTE teachers can focus on employability skills. Here are examples of instructional strategies that can be used when teaching these skills to your students with disabilities in an inclusive setting.
  20. Engaging Students with Disabilities – Encouraging Independent Skill Development

    • Resource ID: 15725
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Engaging students in the classroom and effectively utilizing instructional time is key to helping all students attain college and career readiness skills.
    In this video we demonstrate some essential engagement strategies.