1. Lesson Plan: Principles of Infection Control

    • Resource ID: 19986
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will implement policies and procedures regarding health and safety.
  2. Lesson Plan: Cosmetology Careers and Communication

    • Resource ID: 20165
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will understand the objectives of the program, interpret rules and policies of Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and demonstrate ethical behaviors in the workplace.
  3. Lesson Plan: Past, Present, and Future

    • Resource ID: 19997
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate the career opportunities available to a licensed cosmetologist.
  4. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Cosmetology

    • Resource ID: 20072
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate career opportunities in the Introduction to Cosmetology course and evaluate educational requirements in various fields of interest.
  5. Lesson Plan: The Importance of Effective Communication

    • Resource ID: 20087
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills with diverse individuals, including coworkers, management, and customers.
  6. Lesson Plan: Exploring Careers in Cosmetology

    • Resource ID: 20132
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will explore careers in cosmetology. They will assess salaries, duties, work environment and job outlook for employment as well as education opportunities available after high school graduation, investigate interests with an interactive online interest profiler, and...
  7. Lesson Plan: Ethics and the Work Environment – Introduction to Cosmetology

    • Resource ID: 20135
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will understand the guidelines of ethical behavior in the personal care industry.
  8. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Introduction to Cosmetology

    • Resource ID: 20143
    • Grade Range: 10
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Introduction to Cosmetology, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  9. Introduction to Cosmetology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Introduction to Cosmetology, students explore careers in the cosmetology industry. To prepare for success, students must have academic and technical knowledge and skills relative to the industry. Students may begin to earn hours toward state licensing requirements.
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  10. Non-Verbal Communication with the use of a Zam

    • Resource ID: 15756
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    A Zam Communicator is a device that allows a person who has a speech impairment to communicate by spelling out words using a keypad or by pressing on an icon to display a message.  It is specifically designed to be used between patients and medical professionals.  
  11. Universal Design for Learning - Instruction for all Populations in CTE

    • Resource ID: 15760
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This video provides an outline of Universal Design for Learning principles useful for working and instructing all students including special populations enrolled in Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses.
  12. The Process of Response to Intervention (RTI)

    • Resource ID: 15758
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Response to Intervention (RTI) is an approach which is used to identify and support students with learning and behavior needs.  In this video, the process as well as the benefits of RTI are described.
  13. Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)

    • Resource ID: 15672
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This video discusses the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and how teachers are impacted.  ESEA was reauthorized in 2015 as the Every Student Succeeds Act by President Barack Obama.
  14. Advantages of Professional Learning Communities - Improving Career and Technical Education (CTE) Instruction

    • Resource ID: 15732
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Professional learning communities involve an ongoing process in which educators work collaboratively to discuss, implement, and make changes to instructional practices as needed. The focus is on continuous improvement in teaching as well as in student learning. 
  15. Legislative Updates: Serving Students with Disabilities in Career and Technical Education (CTE) Classrooms

    • Resource ID: 15676
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this video, legislative updates that are important to know with regard to serving students with disabilities in Career and Technical Education (CTE) classrooms are discussed.
  16. Best Practices for Safety in Career and Technical Education (CTE) Classrooms and Labs

    • Resource ID: 15692
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Safety in Career and Technical Education (CTE) classrooms and labs is of the highest importance, not only to ensure the safety of students, but also for the running of a well-organized, efficient classroom.  
  17. Assessing for Safety in Career and Technical Education (CTE) Labs

    • Resource ID: 15693
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this video, laws and regulations for safety pertaining to school buildings and individual classrooms are discussed.  A safety observation form is explained and a copy of the form is provided with the course transcript.
  18. Utilizing CTE Advisory Committees to Ensure Safety

    • Resource ID: 15694
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this video, the benefits of utilizing an advisory committee to give recommendations to CTE programs about safety standards is discussed and advice is given regarding ways to ensure safety in CTE labs.
  19. Safety in CTE Lab Settings with Special Populations

    • Resource ID: 15695
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The following is a video showcasing Career and Technical Education (CTE) lab settings. Practical examples of how to maintain a safe environment when working with special populations within these settings is described.
  20. The Texas College and Career Readiness Initiative

    • Resource ID: 15701
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The purpose of the Texas College and Career Readiness Initiative is to identify and define the competencies and skills that graduating high school students must possess to be successful in higher education and beyond.  This video explains the process and the intent of the initiative.