1. CTE Stakeholder Meetings

    • Resource ID: CTEStakeholder
    • Grade Range: N/A

    At the inception of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program, two CTE stakeholder meetings were held to discuss the needs of beginning CTE teachers and how to best address those needs. At these meetings, TEA introduced the CTE Mentoring program and facilitated small group discussions about support...

  2. Professional Development

    • Resource ID: CTE PD
    • Grade Range: N/A

    A key component of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program lays in the education and training of beginning CTE teachers, CTE administrators, and CTE mentors. This professional development occurs through the development of original training content, in-person training of mentor teachers, and new...

  3. CTE Teacher Self-Efficacy Survey

    • Resource ID: SelfEfficacySurvey
    • Grade Range: N/A

    An important aspect of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program was evaluation. One of the program's goals was to research and collect survey information on CTE teachers’ perceptions of their own self-efficacy, their pressing needs, and the quality of available supports in order to...

  4. Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program

    • Resource ID: CTEMentoringProgram
    • Grade Range: N/A

    In December of 2016, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) contracted with Resources for Learning, LLC, (RFL) to launch the Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program. The CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program offers ongoing mentoring and induction-type professional development,...

  5. CTE Mentor Program Introduction

    • Resource ID: FLS0
    • Grade Range: N/A

    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.

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

    • Resource ID: FLS8
    • Grade Range: N/A

    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...

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

    • Resource ID: AFLS3
    • Grade Range: N/A

    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...

  8. TEKS Implementation Overview

    • Resource ID: TEKS-OVR
    • Grade Range: N/A

    TEKS Implementation Overview

  9. CTE TEKS Implementation Online Professional Development Modules

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    This binder contains TEKS implementation resources, that link to Gateway Courses at https://www.texascourses.org/.

  10. Administrator Foundational Learning Sessions

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Administrator Foundational Learning Sessions are a set of videos designed to share best practices and research about the importance and benefits of career and technical education (CTE) with administrators. Sessions are designed to give administrators practical information to support their...

  11. Foundational Learning Sessions

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Foundational Learning Sessions are teacher training sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. Foundational Learning Session topics include:

    CTE Mentor Program Introduction

    Foundational Learning...

  12. TxCTE Ramp Up: Cluster Specific Closed Facebook Groups

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Welcome to the TxCTE Ramp Up! The TxCTE Ramp Up is a group of cluster-specific online communities that are part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE New Teacher Mentor Program. Each cluster-specific closed Facebook group provides an opportunity for beginning CTE teachers to seek advice,...

  13. Texas CTE College and Career Planning Guides

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    A collection of the 16 Texas CTE career cluster college and career planning guides.

  14. Discussion Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric01
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  15. Presentation Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric02
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  16. Application Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric04
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  17. Cooperation Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric05
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  18. Research Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric12
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  19. Writing Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric16
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...

  20. Summary Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric14
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...