1. CTE Mentor Program Introduction

    • Resource ID: FLS0
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    This video provides a brief introduction to the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program and gives an overview of the various program components designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers.

  2. Foundational Learning Session 1: Unpacking Standards

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    This is the first in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency CTE Mentor Program. This foundational learning session focuses on how to unpack TEKS to ensure your instructional planning results in...

  3. Foundational Learning Session 2: Student Learning Objectives

    • Resource ID: FLS2
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    This is the second in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency CTE Mentor Program. This foundational learning session focuses on how to generate student learning objectives from unpacked state...

  4. Foundational Learning Session 4: Knowledge of Students

    • Resource ID: FLS4
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    This is the fourth in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency CTE Mentor Program. For this session, please have your class rosters available for review.

  5. Foundational Learning Session 5: Classroom Management

    • Resource ID: FLS5
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    This is the fifth in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. This session describes concrete approaches you can use to promote positive student behaviors and to cultivate a...

  6. Foundational Learning Session 6: Differentiation

    • Resource ID: FLS6
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    This is the sixth in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. In this session, teacher's will use the T-TESS Instruction Dimension 2.4: Differentiation rubric to evaluate...

  7. Foundational Learning Session 7: End-of-Year Reflection

    • Resource ID: FLS7
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    This is the seventh in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. In this session, we discuss ways in which you can approach end-of-year reflection and harness your strengths to...

  8. Foundational Learning Session 8: Building Community & Business Relationships

    • Resource ID: FLS8
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    This is the eighth in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. In this session, we explore ways in which you can bolster your CTE program through relationships and...

  9. Administrator Foundational Learning Session 3: Building Business & Community Relationships

    • Resource ID: AFLS3
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    One way to bolster CTE programs in schools is to build relationships and partnerships with local businesses and the community as a whole. By expanding the CTE vision outwards into the surrounding community you are tapping into a vast pool of resources. Business and community partnerships have...

  10. TEKS Implementation Overview

    • Resource ID: TEKS-OVR
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    TEKS Implementation Overview

  11. New CTE TEKS

    • Resource ID: TEKS-TEA
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    New CTE TEKS

  12. TxCTE RAMP UP: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

    • Resource ID: RampUp1
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    The TxCTE Ramp Up: Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources closed Facebook group provides an opportunity for beginning CTE teachers to seek advice, share ideas, access helpful instructional resources and ideas, network with colleagues, and benefit from the expertise of mentors who have...

  13. Lesson Plan: The FFA Creed and Song

    • Resource ID: 6694
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to "The FFA Creed and Song" and learn about agricultural leadership in organizations.
  14. Lesson Plan: Sheep Management/Products Lab

    • Resource ID: 6710
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to develop knowledge and skills pertaining to making wool products and marketing techniques.
  15. Principles of AFNR: An Overview of the Poultry Industry

    • Resource ID: 6729
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  16. Lesson Plan: Selling Your Own Product - A Beef Cattle Marketing Approach

    • Resource ID: 6731
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson guides students to develop knowledge and skills regarding animal selection, breeding and genetics, and learn methods to identify and understand consumer, and how and whom to sell.
  17. Lesson Plan: Table Lamp Water Pump Project

    • Resource ID: 6736
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to safely performs basic power, structural, and technical system skills in agricultural applications. Students work on a table lamp water pump project.
  18. Lesson Plan: Construct and Analyze Graphs Tables and Charts

    • Resource ID: 6770
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn to construct and analyze graphs, tables, and charts. Students also learn to apply mathematics to problems arising in everyday life, society, and the workplace.
  19. Lesson Plan: Mathematical Operations with Metrics

    • Resource ID: 6773
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply mathematics operations, metrics, to real-life problems.
  20. Lesson Plan: Statistical and Data Analysis of Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Wildlife

    • Resource ID: 6785
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students demonstrate the use of statistical and data analysis with regards to rare/endangered/threatened wildlife in the state of Texas. The students will report analyses and statistics graphically and numerically by a paper map and a pie chart.