1. 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...

  2. Lesson Plan: What’s Next? Future Trends in Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 19896
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research family and community service agencies, organizations, and faith-based services, and identify career options in those areas.  Students will analyze the role socialization plays in human development and behavior.
  3. Family and Community Services

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

    Family and Community Services is a laboratory-based course designed to involve students in realistic and meaningful community-based activities through direct service or service-learning experiences. Students are provided opportunities to interact with and provide services to individuals,...

  4. 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...

  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. Scope and Sequence: Extended Practicum in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 19439
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    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 brief description of each...

  7. 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.
  8. Lesson Plan: How to Effectively Communicate with Clients

    • Resource ID: 20093
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective verbal, nonverbal, written, and electronic communication skills. Students will also define the purpose of high-quality communication and distinguish techniques for defusing negative situations with clients.
  9. Lesson Plan: Family Crisis Management

    • Resource ID: 20126
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify, describe and evaluate strategies to respond to different types of family crises as well as differentiate between the types of family crises and ways to meet the needs of families. Students will also explain the effects of a crisis on individuals and families...
  10. Lesson Plan: Client Retention - Services, Techniques, and Resources

    • Resource ID: 19721
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize appropriate client service techniques to complete transactions and investigate methods for recommending best products, plans or services for the client.
  11. Lesson Plan: Focus on Serving Children, Our Future

    • Resource ID: 20122
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12

    In this lesson, students will develop and implement community and service-learning activities to include children and their families.

  12. Scope and Sequence: Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 19437
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Family and Community 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...

  13. Lesson Plan: We Serve – An Introduction to Family and Community Service

    • Resource ID: 19900
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify various community services, and careers that focus on the needs of families.
  14. Lesson Plan: Technology Skills and the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 19936
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate appropriate written communication skills with the use of technology.
  15. 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.
  16. Lesson Plan: Serving Senior Citizens

    • Resource ID: 19960
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will employ safety practices while volunteering for and serving senior citizens.
  17. 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.
  18. Lesson Plan: Focusing on the Needs of Children

    • Resource ID: 20123
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the basic developmental needs of children and understand guidelines which help parents maintain a healthy and safe environment for children. Students will also identify proper guidance methods and give examples for positive methods which could be utilized,...
  19. Lesson Plan: Exploring Careers in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20130
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify employment and entrepreneurial opportunities and preparation requirements in the areas of personal interest.
  20. Lesson Plan: Empowering Your Job Skills

    • Resource ID: 20153
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze interview questions and select appropriate responses, practice and demonstrate appropriate interviewing skills, and learn about the interview process.