1. Digital Audio Technology I

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Digital Audio Technology I was designed to provide students interested in audio production careers such as audio for radio and television broadcasting, audio for video and film, audio for animation and game design, music production and live sound, and additional opportunities and skill sets....
  2. Lesson Plan: Telecommunications

    • Resource ID: 13668
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson is focused on effective and efficient communication with other law enforcement officials. The phonetic alphabet is covered in depth. 
  3. Lesson Plan: Conflict Resolution

    • Resource ID: 13672
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about conflict resolution skills. This lesson includes activities that can be used in multiple classes.
  4. Lesson Plan: Civil Procedure

    • Resource ID: 13682
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Law Enforcement officers primarily handle criminal law activities. However, there are some circumstances in which a law enforcement officer may become involved in the civil process. Officers must understand the different types of civil service, the limits on the use of force and entry, and the...
  5. Lesson Plan: Use of Force

    • Resource ID: 13687
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will help students understand when to use force and how much force to use. Police work is a profession where the use of force, sometimes deadly force, can be an everyday element of the job. An officer needs to understand his or her limits in order to effectively make arrests and do the...
  6. Lesson Plan: Prisoner Transport

    • Resource ID: 13689
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    The transportation of prisoners by an officer must be conducted in a manner that provides for the safety of the officer, the prisoners, and the general public. Through this lesson, students will understand the safe procedures for transporting and searching prisoners without violating their...
  7. Lesson Plan: Emerging Technologies in Law Enforcement

    • Resource ID: 13703
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research new technologies used in law enforcement, new technologies being developed, and analyze considerations for agencies to update or integrate new technology.
  8. Lesson Plan: Courtroom Roles and Responsibilities

    • Resource ID: 13670
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson teaches students about appropriate courtroom procedures and roles. A mock-trial is held to help students understand the importance of each role. 
  9. Lesson Plan: More Victims’ Rights

    • Resource ID: 13676
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about victims' rights. The lesson also emphasizes the importance of legal recourse, court procedures and working with individuals with special needs.
  10. Lesson Plan: Hazardous Materials and Explosive Devices

    • Resource ID: 13699
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson is an introduction to the proper procedures for handling and managing explosives and other hazardous materials. A mock bomb threat and response activity is included. 
  11. Lesson Plan: Interpersonal Skills

    • Resource ID: 13666
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Interpersonal skills are important in law enforcement careers. Law enforcement professionals must be able to utilize interpersonal skills as they carry out their professional duties. This lesson explores interpersonal skills and provides students opportunities to practice it.
  12. Lesson Plan: Crisis Management in Law Enforcement

    • Resource ID: 13674
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson is an introduction to crisis management in law enforcement with an emphasis on hostage situations and negotiations. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Hate Crimes

    • Resource ID: 13678
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about different types of hate crimes. In addition, they will learn about why hate crimes occur, and the legislation surrounding hate crimes. 
  14. Lesson Plan: Interview and Interrogation

    • Resource ID: 13691
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn techniques for conducting interviews and interrogations. Students will then conduct mock interviews and interrogations.
  15. Lesson Plan: Building Search

    • Resource ID: 13643
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn proper procedures for searching buildings. Students will perform a mock building search, which will include developing hand signals with a partner and interviewing witnesses.
  16. Lesson Plan: Crowd Control

    • Resource ID: 13685
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    There are times an officer will come across riotous crowds on the street. The officer needs to be able to safely control the crowds while working as a team with other officers. This lesson will introduce students to effective ways of crowd control operations performed by officers.
  17. Lesson Plan: Crash Scene Investigation

    • Resource ID: 13695
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson familiarizes students with the laws and policies regarding vehicle crashes, as there is a large amount of detail that goes into investigating and documenting a motor vehicle crash.
  18. Lesson Plan: Emergency Management

    • Resource ID: 13697
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson focuses on learning about emergency management, the Office of Emergency Management (OEM), Emergency Operations Plans (EOPs), the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), state emergency organizations, local emergency officials and organizations, and the role of law enforcement in...
  19. 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.
  20. Teacher Guidebook for Criminal Justice Law Enforcement II

    • Resource ID: TABC_LEII
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Too Young To Drink is a website created by the Education and Prevention Division of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) to help serve the communities of Texas by providing an easier way to resource information and order our publications.
    Underage alcohol consumption has been a...