1. Aging and Dementia

    • Resource ID: Aging-Dementia
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A Snapshot on Aging and Dementia Instructor’s Manual, student manual, and slide deck. The instructor manual has been reviewed by the Alzheimer’s Association® and meets the Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations in the following topics:
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  2. Practicum in Human Services

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Practicum in Human Services provides background knowledge and occupation-specific training that focuses on the development of consumer services, early childhood development and services, counseling and mental health services, and family and community-services careers. Content for Practicum in...
  3. Principles of Human Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Principles of Human Services is a laboratory course that will enable students to investigate careers in the Human Services Career Cluster, including counseling and mental health, early childhood development, family and community, personal care, and consumer services. Each student is expected to...
  4. Counseling and Mental Health

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Counseling and Mental Health, students model the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a counseling and mental health career through simulated environments. Students are expected to apply knowledge of ethical and legal responsibilities, limitations on their actions and responsibilities,...
  5. Practicum in Human Services/Extended Practicum in Human Services

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Extended Practicum in Human Services provides background knowledge and occupation-specific training that focuses on the development of consumer services, early childhood development and services, counseling and mental health services, and family and community-services careers. Content for...
  6. Interpersonal Studies

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Interpersonal Studies examines how the relationships between individuals and among family members significantly affect the quality of life. Students use knowledge and skills in family studies and human development to enhance personal development, foster quality relationships, promote wellness of...
  7. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Human Services/ Extended Practicum in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 19439
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Human Services/ Extended Practicum in Human Services course scope and sequence within the Human Services Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A...
  8. Lesson Plan: Making the Right Decisions

    • Resource ID: 20051
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain and practice responsible decision making consistent with personal needs, wants, values, and priorities.
  9. Lesson Plan: Business Economics in the Human Services Industry

    • Resource ID: 19698
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the global aspects of Human Services industry careers and research quality-control systems for goods and services in the Human Services industry.
  10. Lesson Plan: Caregiving 101 - Early Childhood Development

    • Resource ID: 19706
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the cognitive, social, emotional, and physical needs of children ages one through five, review safety standards for child care facilities, and devise three days’ worth of activities that include different developmental strategies.
  11. Lesson Plan: Selection and Care of Clothing Part I

    • Resource ID: 19964
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate appearance in personal and professional settings.
  12. Lesson Plan: Show Yourself Off - Write a Resume

    • Resource ID: 19951
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create personal resumes to use when searching for a job.
  13. Lesson Plan: Personality Disorders - A Class of Their Own

    • Resource ID: 19995
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify socioeconomic factors that influence mental health and care.
  14. Lesson Plan: Needs, Wants, Values, and Goals - Making the Right Decisions

    • Resource ID: 20008
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the differences between their needs, wants, values, and goals. Students will also determine individual short- and long-term goals for personal and professional life as well as develop a personal plan to assist them in achieving their goals.
  15. Lesson Plan: Why Can’t We Be Friends? - Developing Relationships

    • Resource ID: 19885
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore ways to promote positive friendships, reflect on current relationships, and learn new ways to appreciate diversity.
  16. Lesson Plan: Strategies to Deter Child Abuse

    • Resource ID: 19945
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate causes, prevention, and treatment of domestic violence.
  17. Lesson Plan: Stop the Anxiety!

    • Resource ID: 19947
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the students will distinguish the differences between the anxiety disorders.
  18. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 19438
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Human Services course scope and sequence within the Human Services Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and...
  19. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Human Services

    • Resource ID: 19430
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Human Services course scope and sequence within the Human Services Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and...
  20. Scope and Sequence: Interpersonal Studies

    • Resource ID: 19432
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Interpersonal Studies course scope and sequence within the Human Services Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...