1. Law Enforcement I

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

    Law Enforcement I is an overview of the history, organization, and functions of local, state, and federal law enforcement. Students will understand the role of constitutional law at local, state, and federal levels; the U.S. legal system; criminal law; and law enforcement terminology and the...

  2. Law Enforcement II

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

    Law Enforcement II provides the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare for a career in law enforcement. Students will understand ethical and legal responsibilities, patrol procedures, first responder roles, telecommunications, emergency equipment operations, and courtroom testimony.

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  3. CTE Stakeholder Meetings

    • Resource ID: CTEStakeholder
    • Grade Range: N/A

    At the inception of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program, two CTE stakeholder meetings were held to discuss the needs of beginning CTE teachers and how to best address those needs. At these meetings, TEA introduced the CTE Mentoring program and facilitated small group discussions about support...

  4. Professional Development

    • Resource ID: CTE PD
    • Grade Range: N/A

    A key component of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program lays in the education and training of beginning CTE teachers, CTE administrators, and CTE mentors. This professional development occurs through the development of original training content, in-person training of mentor teachers, and new...

  5. CTE Teacher Self-Efficacy Survey

    • Resource ID: SelfEfficacySurvey
    • Grade Range: N/A

    An important aspect of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program was evaluation. One of the program's goals was to research and collect survey information on CTE teachers’ perceptions of their own self-efficacy, their pressing needs, and the quality of available supports in order to...

  6. Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster

    • Resource ID: CC12
    • Grade Range: N/A

    This resource provides an overview of the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster and provides links to related student, parent, and teacher resources.

  7. Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program

    • Resource ID: CTEMentoringProgram
    • Grade Range: N/A

    In December of 2016, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) contracted with Resources for Learning, LLC, (RFL) to launch the Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program. The CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program offers ongoing mentoring and induction-type professional development,...

  8. CTE Mentor Program Introduction

    • Resource ID: FLS0
    • Grade Range: N/A

    This video provides a brief introduction to the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program and gives an overview of the various program components designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers.

  9. Foundational Learning Session 8: Building Community & Business Relationships

    • Resource ID: FLS8
    • Grade Range: N/A

    This is the eighth in a series of foundational learning sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. In this session, we explore ways in which you can bolster your CTE program through relationships and...

  10. Administrator Foundational Learning Session 3: Building Business & Community Relationships

    • Resource ID: AFLS3
    • Grade Range: N/A

    One way to bolster CTE programs in schools is to build relationships and partnerships with local businesses and the community as a whole. By expanding the CTE vision outwards into the surrounding community you are tapping into a vast pool of resources. Business and community partnerships have...

  11. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    CTSO Skills USA Texas

  12. TEKS Implementation Overview

    • Resource ID: TEKS-OVR
    • Grade Range: N/A

    TEKS Implementation Overview

  13. CTE TEKS Implementation Online Professional Development Modules

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    This binder contains TEKS implementation resources, that link to Gateway Courses at https://www.texascourses.org/.

  14. Administrator Foundational Learning Sessions

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Administrator Foundational Learning Sessions are a set of videos designed to share best practices and research about the importance and benefits of career and technical education (CTE) with administrators. Sessions are designed to give administrators practical information to support their...

  15. Foundational Learning Sessions

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Foundational Learning Sessions are teacher training sessions designed to provide support for beginning CTE teachers as part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE Mentor Program. Foundational Learning Session topics include:

    CTE Mentor Program Introduction

    Foundational Learning...

  16. TxCTE Ramp Up: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

    • Resource ID: RampUp14
    • Grade Range: N/A

    The TxCTE Ramp Up: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security closed Facebook group provides an opportunity for beginning CTE teachers to seek advice, share ideas, access helpful instructional resources and ideas, network with colleagues, and benefit from the expertise of mentors who have...

  17. TxCTE Ramp Up: Cluster Specific Closed Facebook Groups

    • Grade Range: N/A

    Welcome to the TxCTE Ramp Up! The TxCTE Ramp Up is a group of cluster-specific online communities that are part of the Texas Education Agency's CTE New Teacher Mentor Program. Each cluster-specific closed Facebook group provides an opportunity for beginning CTE teachers to seek advice,...

  18. Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security: Personal Management Information

    • Resource ID: 13323
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  19. Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security: Project Management

    • Resource ID: 13325
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  20. Correctional Services: Professional Communication

    • Resource ID: 13340
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.