1. 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.

  2. Foundational Learning Session 1: Unpacking Standards

    • Resource ID: FLS1
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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
    • 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...

  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. 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/.

  12. New CTE TEKS

    • Resource ID: TEKS-TEA
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    New CTE TEKS

  13. Administrator Foundational Learning Sessions

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    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...

  14. Foundational Learning Sessions

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    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...

  15. TxCTE Ramp Up: Government and Public Administration

    • Resource ID: RampUp8
    • Grade Range: N/A

    The TxCTE Ramp Up: Government and Public Administration 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 experience...

  16. TxCTE Ramp Up: Cluster Specific Closed Facebook Groups

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    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,...

  17. Lesson Plan: Types of Government Systems

    • Resource ID: 12130
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students describe different types of government and where those forms of government are practiced.
  18. Lesson Plan: International Trade Policies and the Economy

    • Resource ID: 12146
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students explain the effects of international trade on US economic policy.
  19. Eight Steps to Process a Main Motion

    • Resource ID: 12652
    • 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.
  20. Government and Public Administration College and Career Planning Guide

    • Resource ID: CCPG08
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Information is power and the TEA CTE In Action Government and Public Administration college and career preparation guide puts students squarely in charge of their career development planning. From creating High School Personal Graduation Plans to mapping the education and training requirements...