1. Aging and Dementia

    • Resource ID: Aging-Dementia
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A Snapshot on Aging and Dementia Instructor’s Manual, student manual, and slide deck. The instructor manual has been reviewed by the Alzheimer’s Association® and meets the Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations in the following topics:
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  2. Lesson Plan: Education and Training Career Investigation

    • Resource ID: 19822
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate careers within the Education and Training career cluster and summarize, rewrite and report information on a specific career.
  3. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options - Principles of Education and Training

    • Resource ID: 19833
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Principles of Education and Training, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  4. Lesson Plan: Exploring Careers in Education and Training

    • Resource ID: 19835
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will explore careers in education and training and evaluate skills and abilities for a specific career of their interest.
  5. Lesson Plan: How Do I Get That Job in Education Administration?

    • Resource ID: 19864
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate careers in education administration, interview and job shadow a current education administrator, and understand the training and aptitudes of professionals in the field of education.
  6. Lesson Plan: Mapping the Road to a Career in Education

    • Resource ID: 19872
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will evaluate personal career goals, identify various career opportunities within the Education and Training cluster, and assess required characteristics and skills needed for specific jobs or careers.
  7. Lesson Plan: Preparing for Your Future!

    • Resource ID: 19874
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to preview and possibly pre-select their high school courses for the next three years, that will benefit them as they plan and prepare for their future. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
  8. Lesson Plan: Service Learning With a Smile

    • Resource ID: 19875
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will discover how you can combine and apply the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills that they are learning in the classroom and their personal skills to make a real difference in the community and the world.
  9. Lesson Plan: Researching Learning Disabilities

    • Resource ID: 19979
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will work collaboratively to learn more about specific learning disabilities. Students will also produce an individual or group research paper and slide presentation that can be used to educate others.
  10. Human Growth and Development

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Human Growth and Development is an examination of human development across the lifespan with emphasis on research, theoretical perspectives, and common physical, cognitive, emotional, and social developmental milestones. The course covers material that is generally taught in a postsecondary, one...
  11. Instructional Practices

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Instructional Practices is a field-based (practicum) internship that provides students with background knowledge of child and adolescent development as well as principles of effective teaching and training practices. Students work under the joint direction and supervision of both a teacher with...
  12. Principles of Education and Training

    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    Principles of Education and Training is designed to introduce learners to the various careers available within the Education and Training Career Cluster®. Students use self-knowledge as well as educational and career information to analyze various careers within the Education and Training...
  13. Lesson Plan: A Look at Workplace Ethics

    • Resource ID: 19690
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the guidelines of ethical behavior in a workplace.
  14. Lesson Plan: Becoming Independent

    • Resource ID: 19693
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate responsibilities of becoming an independent adult and explore adjustments related to becoming an independent adult.
  15. Lesson Plan: Building Family Strengths - Personal Identity and Self-Esteem

    • Resource ID: 19695
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify ways to develop healthy self-concepts. They will also recognize how the family influences the development of personal identity.
  16. Lesson Plan: Building Healthy Family Relationships

    • Resource ID: 19696
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the family's role in fostering healthy relationships and its effect on other relationships.
  17. Lesson Plan: Can’t We All Just Get Along

    • Resource ID: 19702
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective communication skills and brainstorm solutions to personal and workplace conflicts.
  18. Lesson Plan: Caregiving 101 - Early Childhood Development

    • Resource ID: 19706
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the cognitive, social, emotional, and physical needs of children ages one through five, review safety standards for child care facilities, and devise three days’ worth of activities that include different developmental strategies.
  19. Lesson Plan: Child Abuse Prevention

    • Resource ID: 19707
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will distinguish between various types of abuse and neglect, determine steps for reporting such acts, and analyze ways of breaking the cycle of abuse.  Students will create a three-dimensional diorama to include strategies to prevent child abuse.
  20. Lesson Plan: Components of a Strong Family Unit

    • Resource ID: 19723
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the programs available to help families and create a story book depicting the components of a strong family unit in collaboration with a partner.