1. Aging and Dementia

    • Resource ID: Aging-Dementia
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A Snapshot on Aging and Dementia Instructor’s Manual, student manual, and slide deck. The instructor manual has been reviewed by the Alzheimer’s Association® and meets the Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations in the following topics:
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  2. Lesson Plan: A Look at Theories - Part I

    • Resource ID: 19746
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will look at the theories that influence growth, development and behaviors in infants and young children.
  3. Human Growth and Development

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Human Growth and Development is an examination of human development across the lifespan with emphasis on research, theoretical perspectives, and common physical, cognitive, emotional, and social developmental milestones. The course covers material that is generally taught in a postsecondary, one...
  4. Principles of Education and Training

    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    Principles of Education and Training is designed to introduce learners to the various careers available within the Education and Training Career Cluster®. Students use self-knowledge as well as educational and career information to analyze various careers within the Education and Training...
  5. Instructional Practices

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Instructional Practices is a field-based (practicum) internship that provides students with background knowledge of child and adolescent development as well as principles of effective teaching and training practices. Students work under the joint direction and supervision of both a teacher with...
  6. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Education and Training

    • Resource ID: 19381
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Education and Training course scope and sequence within the Education and Training Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of...
  7. Scope and Sequence: Human Growth and Development

    • Resource ID: 19382
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Human Growth and Development course scope and sequence within the Education and Training Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...
  8. Lesson Plan: Career Preparation, Teamwork, and Leadership Skills

    • Resource ID: 19753
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate skills, characteristics, and responsibilities of effective team members and leaders. Students will also explain effective ways to secure and maintain a job, the related obligations, and the appropriate ways to end employment.
  9. Lesson Plan: A Look at Theories - Part II

    • Resource ID: 19744
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will look at the theories that influence growth, development and behaviors throughout our lifetimes.
  10. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options

    • Resource ID: 19820
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Human Growth and Development, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  11. Lesson Plan: Who’s Protecting Our Children

    • Resource ID: 19886
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to advocate for students when they become teachers.  Students will understand the legal responsibilities of reporting child abuse, and investigate resources that protect and provide services for children in need.
  12. Lesson Plan: Education of Students with Special Needs

    • Resource ID: 19926
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the development of children with special needs from newborn through age ten.  Students will apply strategies and modifications to curriculum that ensure students with special needs are successful in school.
  13. Lesson Plan: Development in Early Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 20007
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze various development theories relating to early adults, including emotional, moral, and psychosocial development.
  14. Lesson Plan: Understanding Development in Middle Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 20030
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze various theories relating to middle adults, including biological and cognitive development.
  15. Lesson Plan: Stories, Stories, and More Stories

    • Resource ID: 19946
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the theories of moral human development.
  16. Lesson Plan: Rewards and Challenges Development in Late Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 19977
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the various development stages of adults ages 66 years and older.  
  17. Lesson Plan: School-Aged Children

    • Resource ID: 19966
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will observe and analyze the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive development of school-aged children.
  18. Lesson Plan: Researching Learning Disabilities

    • Resource ID: 19979
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will work collaboratively to learn more about specific learning disabilities. Students will also produce an individual or group research paper and slide presentation that can be used to educate others.
  19. Lesson Plan: The Teen Years

    • Resource ID: 19914
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize guidance techniques for adolescents.
  20. Lesson Plan: The Preschool-Aged Child

    • Resource ID: 19917
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will observe and analyze the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive development of preschoolers.