1. Travel and Tourism Management

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Travel and Tourism Management incorporates management principles and procedures of the travel and tourism industry as well as destination geography, airlines, international travel, cruising, travel by rail, lodging, recreation, amusements, attractions, and resorts. Employment qualifications and...
  2. 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.
  3. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19839
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Travel and Tourism Management, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  4. Lesson Plan: Planning Vacation Adventures

    • Resource ID: 19907
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will work in teams to brainstorm solutions on making effective travel decisions regarding budget, customer concerns, training staff, improving service, and providing the best vacation possible.
  5. Lesson Plan: State of the Economy and Travel Decisions

    • Resource ID: 19948
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize how to use the state of the economy to plan products and services.
  6. Lesson Plan: Crunching Numbers - Budgeting and Forecasting

    • Resource ID: 20160
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will interpret and use industry standards for principles of budgeting and forecasting to maximize profit and growth.
  7. Lesson Plan: Here, There, Everywhere: The Geography of Travel

    • Resource ID: 20102
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the elements of geography that affect travel and tourism.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. Lesson Plan: Cultural Diversity in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 19811
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will develop an awareness of cultural diversity and determine its' impact on teamwork, by working with diverse groups of students on various activities.
  11. Lesson Plan: Federal Agencies Travel Quality Control

    • Resource ID: 19843
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will research the names and roles of various federal agencies in the travel and tourism industry along with understanding the purpose of a passport, visa and tourist card.
  12. Scope and Sequence: Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19426
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Travel and Tourism Management course scope and sequence within the Hospitality and Tourism Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...
  13. Lesson Plan: Ethics in Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19890
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the ethical and legal responsibilities in the travel and tourism industry.  Students will demonstrate making ethical and professional decisions through role-play and then ask the question, "What would you do?"
  14. Lesson Plan: Tourism, Sales, and Distribution

    • Resource ID: 19909
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the impact of tourism sales on distribution systems, describe how travel is sold, and compare direct and indirect distribution of travel suppliers.
  15. Lesson Plan: The Tech-Savvy Traveler

    • Resource ID: 19915
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate current and emerging technologies to improve guest services.
  16. Lesson Plan: Safety Guidelines & Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19971
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will display knowledge of safety guidelines.
  17. Lesson Plan: It's All About Customer Service

    • Resource ID: 20061
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate why it is important to enhance customer service and how it increases a business' bottom line.
  18. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 20064
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to the Career Cluster, Travel and Tourism Management, and will develop an awareness of career opportunities related to the Travel and Tourism Industry.
  19. Lesson Plan: Payment Options and Exchange Rates

    • Resource ID: 19996
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of employability skills and is able to explore and effectively plan for managing travel and tourism careers.
  20. Lesson Plan: Marketing Fundamentals

    • Resource ID: 20021
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain the importance of a marketing plan, evaluate various marketing strategies, and create and design promotional items to sell products.