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. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  6. 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.
  7. 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. 
  8. 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...
  9. 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.
  10. Lesson Plan: Company Income Statements

    • Resource ID: 11522
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, students will determine factors of production, work on an income statement, calculate net income, and differentiate between fixed and variable costs.
  11. Lesson Plan: The Need for Market Information

    • Resource ID: 14340
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the need for marketing information and how that relates to consumer differences in a global marketplace.
  12. Lesson Plan: Ethical and Social Responsibility

    • Resource ID: 14375
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore legal issues, trade regulations, and ethical behaviors related to business.
  13. Lesson Plan: Personal Investment Plan

    • Resource ID: 11563
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson is an introduction to personal income and investing. It focuses on helping students put together a personal investment plan and familiarizes them with filling out a 1040 EZ. 
  14. Lesson Plan: Fashion Marketing Information Systems

    • Resource ID: 14318
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the characteristics and purpose of marketing information systems within Fashion Marketing. 
  15. Lesson Plan: Focusing on Marketing Segments

    • Resource ID: 14328
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    During this lesson, students will explore how markets can be segmented in a variety of ways and how this leads to product usages and marketing benefits. 
  16. Lesson Plan: The Promotional Mix

    • Resource ID: 14350
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be able to use different combination of elements and media, and develop effective promotional materials.
  17. Lesson Plan: Risk Management

    • Resource ID: 14371
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to categorize types of business risk, interpret how various types of risk impact business activities, and evaluate security precautions.
  18. Lesson Plan: Pricing

    • Resource ID: 14389
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    The concept of pricing and strategies used to determine and adjust prices will be explored in this two-day lesson. 
  19. Lesson Plan: Economic Indicators

    • Resource ID: 14391
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the meaning of the gross domestic product, standard of living, unemployment and other economic factors in regards to how business can meet their sales goals. 
  20. Lesson Plan: Advertising Execution and Evaluation

    • Resource ID: 14344
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research and evaluate advertising campaigns.