1. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  2. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  3. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  4. Lesson Plan: Portfolios in Graphic Design

    • Resource ID: 10760
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create a professional portfolio for career in Graphic Design and Illustration to understand the importance of a professional presentation during an interview.
  5. Lesson Plan: History of Printing and Imaging

    • Resource ID: 10769
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research the history of printing and imaging and analyze the evolution of this field and its historical impact on society.
  6. Lesson Plan: Career Exploration in Photography

    • Resource ID: 10702
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students explore various careers in Photography. Upon completion of this lesson, the student will investigate O*NET to prepare for a future career.
  7. Lesson Plan: Leadership in Graphic Design and Illustration

    • Resource ID: 10744
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify and develop leadership skills to prepare them for a career in Graphic Arts Design and Illustration.
  8. Lesson Plan: Career Pathways in Printing and Imaging

    • Resource ID: 10783
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Practicum students are given insight into career pathways and clusters and spend time researching opportunities and examining their own interests for the future. 
  9. Lesson Plan: Graphic Design Management and Interpersonal Skills

    • Resource ID: 10747
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this Practicum lesson, students will participate in an interactive group to design a mock business venture in the Graphic Arts and Communication Industry.
  10. Texas DECA

    • Resource ID: CTSA - DECA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO DECA
  11. Lesson Plan: Building Teamwork - Food Truck Design Project

    • Resource ID: 19764
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be provided with opportunities to explore and practice team building skills during the planning, development and presentation of a Food Truck Project using recycled items. Students will be able to make decisions regarding the name, type of food and a marketing slogan...
  12. Lesson Plan: Careers in Culinary Arts- Connecting Skills, Techniques

    • Resource ID: 19767
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in culinary arts. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  13. Lesson Plan: Careers in Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 19769
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in hotel management. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  14. Lesson Plan: Careers in Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19773
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in Travel and Tourism Management. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  15. Lesson Plan: Classroom Cupcake Wars Competition

    • Resource ID: 19774
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will work as a team, and plan, prepare, and present cupcakes for classroom competition. They will also determine recipe cost and nutritional analysis of food items.
  16. Lesson Plan: 21st Century Employability Skills

    • Resource ID: 19757
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to skills needed for today’s job market and prepare them to enter the competitive workforce successfully.
  17. Lesson Plan: Adventures in Travel – Planning a Texas Vacation

    • Resource ID: 19758
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore local and regional tourism in their area, and develop a cost-effective Texas travel itinerary for various scenarios.
  18. Lesson Plan: Are You a Cook or a Culinarian

    • Resource ID: 19759
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the importance of professionalism and outline the qualities of a professional culinarian and professional chef.
  19. Lesson Plan: Back to the Future – An Introduction to Sustainability in Food Service

    • Resource ID: 19760
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will gain awareness of sustainable practices in the food service industry, with an aim to understand business policies and procedures.
  20. Lesson Plan: Calculating the Cost of a Destination

    • Resource ID: 19807
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will work out the cost of planning both short and long trips or vacations.