1. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Career Cluster

    • Resource ID: CC15
    • Grade Range: N/A
    This resource provides an overview of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Career Cluster and provides links to related student, parent, and teacher resources.
  2. 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,...
  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. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  7. TxCTE Ramp Up: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

    • Resource ID: RampUp2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The TxCTE Ramp Up: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics 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...
  8. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics College and Career Planning Guide

    • Resource ID: CCPG15
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Information is power and the TEA CTE In Action Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics college and career preparation guide puts students squarely in charge of their career development planning. From creating High School Personal Graduation Plans to mapping the education and training...
  9. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA18
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Communications cluster specifically.
  10. Careers in STEM

    • Resource ID: 14589
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  11. Practicum in STEM: Would you Hire You?

    • Resource ID: 14606
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  12. Practicum in STEM: Career Pathways

    • Resource ID: 14607
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  13. Practicum in STEM - Mathematical Modeling

    • Resource ID: 14619
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  14. Concepts of Engineering and Technology - Ethics in the Engineering Workplace

    • Resource ID: 14711
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  15. Concepts of Engineering and Technology - Passport to your Future

    • Resource ID: 14721
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  16. Concepts of Engineering - Introduction to CAD

    • Resource ID: 14727
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  17. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Biosciences

    • Resource ID: 19494
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Biosciences course scope and sequence within the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A...
  18. Scope and Sequence: Biotechnology II

    • Resource ID: 19496
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Biotechnology II course scope and sequence within the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief...
  19. Careers in STEM

    • Resource ID: 14596
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  20. Practicum in STEM: Management - Another Piece of the puzzle

    • Resource ID: 14616
    • Grade Range: 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.