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. Lesson Plan: Forklift Operation and Safety

    • Resource ID: 7661
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn safe fork lift operation, including how to identify engine safety components, safe operation of fork lift attachments, and common hazards.
  3. Lesson Plan: Careers in Department of Transportation

    • Resource ID: 7430
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson focuses on expanding student's knowledge and interest in transportation-related careers and, specifically, learning more about Department of Transportation (DOT) careers.
  4. Lesson Plan: Automotive II - Safety and Rules in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 7619
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of workplace safety by reviewing and writing workplace safety rules, laws, and regulations.
  5. Lesson Plan: Introduction to GPS GIS

    • Resource ID: 7464
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify and describe the uses and applications of GPS and GIS in TDL.
  6. Lesson Plan: GIS and GPS in Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

    • Resource ID: 7466
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about the common practices used in the transportation industry including the application of GIS and GPS.
  7. Lesson Plan: Materials, Handling, and Shipping

    • Resource ID: 7469
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will define terms associated with the distribution and logistics industries, discuss handling practices for goods and materials, and discuss material handling, storage, and shipping methods.
  8. Lesson Plan: Spark Plug Removal & Replacement

    • Resource ID: 7592
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will assist students in understanding the interaction between various vehicle systems. After this lesson, students will be able to diagnose common ignition problems and service an ignition system properly.  
  9. Lesson Plan: Four Stroke Cycle

    • Resource ID: 7617
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson is designed to enable entry level students to understand the four strokes of an engine and how a 4-stroke engine functions. On completing this lesson, students will be able to understand the operating principles of four stroke internal combustion engines.
  10. Lesson Plan: Hazardous Materials Regulations

    • Resource ID: 7659
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will focus on compliance requirements concerning hazardous materials and the transportation of hazardous waste materials.
  11. Lesson Plan: Identifying Careers in TDL

    • Resource ID: 7432
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore and identify an array of available careers in Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics.
  12. Lesson Plan: Personal and Occupational Safety Lesson

    • Resource ID: 7434
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and then demonstrate their knowledge of personal and occupational health and safety.
  13. Lesson Plan: Ethical Conduct

    • Resource ID: 7438
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to reinforce, apply and transfer their academic knowledge to a variety of ethical problems and settings in combination with relevant activities.
  14. Lesson Plan: Scope of Transportation Distribution and Logistics Industry

    • Resource ID: 7453
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 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.
  15. Lesson Plan: Potential Future Scenarios for TDL

    • Resource ID: 7460
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Allows students to develop knowledge and skills regarding career and educational opportunities, personal development, globalization, industry standards, details, practices, and expectations.
  16. Lesson Plan: Types of Warehouses

    • Resource ID: 7471
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about different types of warehouses and distribution centers used throughout the world and in their area.
  17. Lesson Plan: Team Dynamics

    • Resource ID: 7485
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will gain knowledge and skills in the repair, maintenance, and diagnosis of vehicle systems.
  18. Lesson Plan: Developing Emergency Response Plans

    • Resource ID: 7521
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson provides students with emergency response training and an opportunity to develop an Emergency Action Plan as well as participate in a mock emergency activity.       
  19. Lesson Plan: Understanding, Servicing, and Repairing Braking Systems

    • Resource ID: 7591
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will describe and safely use the tools necessary for servicing and repairing automotive braking systems, determine appropriate procedures, analyze the condition of braking components, compare measurements to manufacturer’s specifications, and prioritize and perform...
  20. Automotive Basics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Automotive Basics includes knowledge of the basic automotive systems and the theory and principles of the components that make up each system and how to service these systems. Automotive Basics includes applicable safety and environmental rules and regulations. In Automotive Basics, students...