1. 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,...
  2. Printing and Imaging Technology I

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Careers in printing span all aspects of the industry, including pre-press, press, and finishing and bindery operations. In addition to developing technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications Career Cluster®, students will be...
  3. Practicum in Commercial Photography

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In addition to developing advanced technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications Career Cluster®, students will be expected to develop an advanced technical understanding of the commercial photography industry with a focus on...
  4. Practicum in Fashion Design

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In addition to developing advanced technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications Career Cluster®, students will be expected to develop an advanced technical understanding of the business aspects of fashion, with emphasis on...
  5. Practicum in Graphic Design and Illustration

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In addition to developing technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications Career Cluster®, students will be expected to develop a technical understanding of the industry with a focus on skill proficiency. Instruction may be delivered...
  6. Practicum in Printing and Imaging Technology

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In addition to developing advanced technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications Career Cluster®, students will be expected to develop an advanced technical understanding of the printing industry with a focus on finishing and...
  7. 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.
  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: 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.
  10. Lesson Plan: Training Station Orientation

    • Resource ID: 10715
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, student will gain basic knowledge of their respective training stations, work place, training session and communication skills.
  11. Lesson Plan: Leadership in Fashion Design

    • Resource ID: 10718
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to identify with successful leadership traits and will determine the characteristics necessary to be successful leaders.
  12. Lesson Plan: Going Global in Fashion Design

    • Resource ID: 10725
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson in Practicum of Fashion Design helps guide student through an appreciation of the marketing and retail buying on a global market and assess the benefits of international trade. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Practicum in Fashion Design Math

    • Resource ID: 10726
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply math skills in understanding the marketing, pricing, and mark up of garments in the wholesale and retail fashion garment industry.
  14. Lesson Plan: O*NET Career Exploration

    • Resource ID: 10728
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are provided with activities to help with resumes, career investigations, proper social media, and other employment search-related activities.
  15. Lesson Plan: Portfolios in Fashion Design

    • Resource ID: 10734
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson guides Fashion Design students through the process to build a portfolio of their works and projects they have developed through this career cluster to use as they bridge to postsecondary education and for job interviews.
  16. Lesson Plan: Management and Interpersonal Skills

    • Resource ID: 10721
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson provides multiple opportunities for practicum students to practice management and  interpersonal activities within the fashion design realm.  
  17. Lesson Plan: Career Pathways in Fashion Design

    • Resource ID: 10731
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to develop knowledge and skills regarding career and educational opportunities, personal development, globalization, industry standards, details, practices, and expectations.
  18. Lesson Plan: Personal Management in Fashion Design

    • Resource ID: 10733
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, each student will apply concepts of personal development using the goal setting concept to create short-term goals and long-terms goals for the current school academic year.
  19. 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.
  20. 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.