1. Texas DECA

    • Resource ID: CTSA - DECA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO DECA
  2. New Teacher Checklist

    • Resource ID: TeacherChecklist
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This checklist is designed to guide a new Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher as the teacher plans for a successful school year. It is a general list of activities that a new teacher might need to plan for and be aware of. This list is not intended to be an all-inclusive or required...
  3. CTE Acronym/Terms

    • Resource ID: Ressource Terms
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The purpose of this document is to provide a list of common terms used in Career and Technical Education (CTE) education. Several new CTE teachers come from industry into the classroom, and may not yet be familiar with terms used in CTE classroom or laboratory settings. While this document is...
  4. Lesson Plan: Business Operations and Organizational Structures

    • Resource ID: 11482
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the students will learn to identify organizational and managerial structures of business, as well as levels and functions of management.
  5. Lesson Plan: Financial Planning in Business

    • Resource ID: 11484
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the student will learn to recognize important financial questions that must be answered in a business and explain essential financial statements.
  6. Lesson Plan: Foundation of International Business

    • Resource ID: 11488
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the student will define domestic and international business and explain the impact of global dependency on the United States economy.
  7. Lesson Plan: Production, Distribution, and Other Business Operations

    • Resource ID: 11492
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the student will learn about the production/manufacturing process and channels of distribution and intermediaries for goods and services.
  8. Lesson Plan: Prices in Private Enterprise System

    • Resource ID: 11502
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson provides an overview of how prices are determined in a private enterprise system and includes student activities.
  9. Business Management and Administration: Cultural Challenges in Global Business

    • Resource ID: 11504
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson focuses on students learning the basics of business ethics. Students will create a skit based on an unethical situation and the resolution to said situation. 
  10. Lesson Plan: World Market Economy

    • Resource ID: 11520
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the students will differentiate between the types of economic systems with emphasis on the private enterprise system and the United States economy.
  11. Lesson Plan: Analyzing the Sales Process

    • Resource ID: 11536
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to analyze the sales process and how to enhance customer relations.
  12. Lesson Plan: Advertising, Special Events and Promotion

    • Resource ID: 11542
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the students will learn and understand how to use special event promotions to increase sales.
  13. Lesson Plan: Financial Exchanges

    • Resource ID: 11547
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson helps students gain a basic understanding of the different types of financial exchanges available and how this applies in their current lives as well as in their future.
  14. Lesson Plan: Legal Responsibilities of Financial Exchanges

    • Resource ID: 11555
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the students will learn about the legal responsibility of monetary exchange, recognize the importance of fulfilling monetary exchange terms, and develop ethical practices in money exchange.
  15. Lesson Plan: Importance of Being Accurate

    • Resource ID: 11557
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson is about understanding the fundamental principles of money and the importance of providing accurate information.
  16. Principles of Business, Marketing and Finance: Reconciliation

    • Resource ID: 11560
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  17. Lesson Plan: Career Portfolio

    • Resource ID: 11573
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson will help students develop an effective career portfolio that will give them the confidence to speak about their accomplishments and work/volunteer experience with prospective employers.
  18. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  19. Marketing PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA15
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Marketing cluster specifically.
  20. TEA CTE Master Course Lists with TSDS PEIMS Codes

    • Resource ID: 19876
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The Master Course List for Career and Technical Education (CTE) is an administration tool for counselors, teachers, and staff's use in student schedule building and enrollment in the Texas State Data System (TSDS) with the appropriate TSDS PEIMS codes. The guide can also be helpful in...