1. Human Growth and Development

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

    Human Growth and Development is an examination of human development across the lifespan with emphasis on research, theoretical perspectives, and common physical, cognitive, emotional, and social developmental milestones. The course covers material that is generally taught in a postsecondary, one...

  2. Instructional Practices

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

    Instructional Practices is a field-based (practicum) internship that provides students with background knowledge of child and adolescent development as well as principles of effective teaching and training practices. Students work under the joint direction and supervision of both a teacher with...

  3. Principles of Education and Training

    • Grade Range: 9, 10

    Principles of Education and Training is designed to introduce learners to the various careers available within the Education and Training Career Cluster®. Students use self-knowledge as well as educational and career information to analyze various careers within the Education and Training...

  4. Practicum in Education and Training

    • Grade Range: 12

    Practicum in Education and Training is a field-based internship that provides students background knowledge of child and adolescent development principles as well as principles of effective teaching and training practices. Students in the course work under the joint direction and supervision of...

  5. Lesson Plan: History of American Education

    • Resource ID: 20101
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will compare and contrast the educational system from the late 1700’s through the present, compare founding leaders in education, evaluate legislation that made an impact on the early educational system, and predict changes to the future of the educational system.
  6. Lesson Plan: Education of Students with Special Needs

    • Resource ID: 19926
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the development of children with special needs from newborn through age ten.  Students will apply strategies and modifications to curriculum that ensure students with special needs are successful in school.
  7. Lesson Plan: Rewards and Challenges Development in Late Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 19977
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the various development stages of adults ages 66 years and older.  
  8. Lesson Plan: More Strategies, Tips, and Resources for Managing Your Classroom

    • Resource ID: 20011
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify techniques, strategies, and resources for effective classroom management. Students will also recognize, describe, and implement the criteria for a positive learning environment through the use of activities and scenarios.
  9. Lesson Plan: Understanding Development in Middle Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 20030
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze various theories relating to middle adults, including biological and cognitive development.
  10. Lesson Plan: What a Wonderful Teacher You Will Be!

    • Resource ID: 19899
    • Grade Range: 12
    In this lesson, students will determine characteristics of effective teachers, develop goals to achieve high-level teaching, and create specific plans to reach stated goals.
  11. Lesson Plan: Using Student Assessment Data

    • Resource ID: 19902
    • Grade Range: 12
    In this lesson, students will develop assessment strategies and apply those assessments to promote student growth and teacher improvement.
  12. Lesson Plan: Accepted! College Selection and Admission

    • Resource ID: 20170
    • Grade Range: 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the teaching and training profession and update an assessment of their personal characteristics needed to work in the education profession.  Students will create/refine their career plan in preparation for a career in the field of education and/or training.
  13. Lesson plan: Education Multimedia Presentations - The Good, Bad, and Ugly

    • Resource ID: 20010
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create a multimedia presentation using their technology skills, that can be used in the educational setting.
  14. Lesson Plan: Where Will We Go from Here?

    • Resource ID: 19888
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    In this lesson, students will understand the history of education and the relationship between school and society.