1. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  2. Information Technology PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA09
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Information Technology cluster specifically.
  3. Technology Student Association

    • Resource ID: CTSO - TSA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO - TSA
  4. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  5. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  6. Lesson Plan: Professionalism in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 13137
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn and demonstrate an understanding of professional standards in the workplace.
  7. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in Information Technology

    • Resource ID: 12966
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and further understand what entrepreneurship entails and how to start a business in Information Technology industry.
  8. Lesson Plan: Ethics and the Digital Age

    • Resource ID: 13139
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore ethics and professionalism in the Digital Age. Students will also, practice creating Digital Ethics Plans.
  9. Lesson Plan: Networking Fundamentals

    • Resource ID: 13141
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the fundamentals of networking. Students will have the opportunity to build a cable and setup their own network. 
  10. Lesson Plan: Networking and Modems

    • Resource ID: 13143
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the concepts surrounding modems: function, types, and installations. Students will have the opportunity to practice installing both internal and external modems.
  11. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Audio Recording

    • Resource ID: 13036
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to audio recording. With the use of a sound recording program, the student will be able to produce an appropriate .wav file to the satisfaction of the instructor.
  12. Lesson Plan: Video Transfer

    • Resource ID: 13040
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to transferring videos from their equipment to the computer. Students will have the opportunity to practice transferring videos on their own. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Writing a Movie Script

    • Resource ID: 13016
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
  14. Lesson Plan: Exporting Video Files

    • Resource ID: 13043
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to export a video in various formats. They will have the opportunity  to practice exporting various videos. 
  15. Lesson Plan: Video Production

    • Resource ID: 13061
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn the components of video production. Students will have the opportunity to create storyboards as well as create a video presentation to teach the public about the components of video production.
  16. Lesson Plan: Color Theory - Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13011
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.
  17. Lesson Plan: College and Career Poster

    • Resource ID: 13028
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn to develop skills pertaining to digital media. This is an extension of both the Photo Editing Basics and Career Exploration Lesson Plans.
  18. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Publishing Layouts

    • Resource ID: 13029
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate employability skills in the IT career field, and learn to incorporate various digital media products into an electronic document such as a newsletter, social media outlet, poster, or report. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items...
  19. Lesson Plan: IT Digital Media in Basic Animation

    • Resource ID: 13046
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.
  20. Lesson Plan: Three Dimensional Effects

    • Resource ID: 13048
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students analyze and apply design and layout principles in digital media. Also, teaches identification and application of three-dimensional effects such as foreground, middle distance, and background images. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section...