1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. Manufacturing Career Cluster

    • Resource ID: CC13
    • Grade Range: N/A

    This resource provides an overview of the Manufacturing Career Cluster and provides links to related student, parent, and teacher resources.

  5. 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,...

  6. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Manufacturing

    • Resource ID: 19469
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Principles of Manufacturing course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...

  7. Lesson Plan: Mass Production in Manufacturing

    • Resource ID: 14105
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the impact of mass production in increasing the efficiency of manufacturing. The students will be able to create a paper towel holder using mass production techniques.
  8. Scope and Sequence: Diversified Manufacturing II

    • Resource ID: 19478
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Diversified Manufacturing II course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...

  9. Scope and Sequence: Manufacturing Engineering Technology I

    • Resource ID: 19479
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Manufacturing Engineering Technology I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...

  10. Scope and Sequence: Manufacturing Engineering Technology II

    • Resource ID: 19480
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Manufacturing Engineering Technology II course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...

  11. Lesson Plan: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems

    • Resource ID: 14008
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the principles of hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a manufacturing process.
  12. Scope and Sequence: Metal Fabrication and Machining I

    • Resource ID: 19481
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Metal Fabrication and Machining I course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...

  13. Scope and Sequence: Metal Fabrication and Machining II

    • Resource ID: 19482
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Metal Fabrication and Machining II course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...

  14. Scope and Sequence: Precision Metal Manufacturing II

    • Resource ID: 19475
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Precision Metal Manufacturing II course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...

  15. Scope and Sequence: Precision Metal Manufacturing II Lab

    • Resource ID: 19476
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Precision Metal Manufacturing II Lab course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...

  16. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Welding Basic Lines and Views

    • Resource ID: 14116
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate knowledge of welding sketches and identify types of welds such as fillet, groove, spot, plug, and flanged.
  17. Lesson Plan: Basic Angles in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14114
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to get acquainted with instructions to build correct angles for various welding projects.
  18. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Filling the Gap

    • Resource ID: 14131
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate their ability to fill the end of a 1 inch piece of square tubing. It is critical that students are able to fill gaps with an arc weld. 
  19. Lesson Plan: Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

    • Resource ID: 14135
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate the proper processes to use in Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW). In this lesson, students will learn the methods used in Fluxed Core Arc Welding.
  20. Scope and Sequence: Introduction to Welding

    • Resource ID: 19470
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Introduction to Welding course scope and sequence within the Manufacturing 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...