1. Lesson Plan: Making Resumes

    • Resource ID: 6654
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    This introductory lesson for Career Preparation I in the Career Development cluster is a general lesson in developing a resume.  This lesson can be used for the Career Preparation course or for any CTE course to help students develop this important skill.  
  2. Lesson Plan: Identity Theft and Credit Safety

    • Resource ID: 20034
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate an understanding of financial management and discuss the impact of identify theft on credit.
  3. Lesson Plan: Credit Scores and Your Financial Future

    • Resource ID: 20035
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will understand and determine actions to obtain and keep good credit scores. Students will apply these skills to their financial future.
  4. Lesson Plan: Success in Professional Careers

    • Resource ID: 20040
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will describe characteristics required for personal and professional success.
  5. Lesson Plan: Where Do I Fit In?

    • Resource ID: 20042
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate decision-making skills related to school and community issues, programs of study, and college and career planning.
  6. Lesson Plan: It's My Life

    • Resource ID: 20043
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate decision-making skills related to school and community issues, programs of study, and college and career planning.
  7. Lesson Plan: Careers in Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 19769
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in hotel management. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  8. Lesson Plan: Careers in Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19773
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in Travel and Tourism Management. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  9. Lesson Plan: Calculating the Cost of a Destination

    • Resource ID: 19807
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will work out the cost of planning both short and long trips or vacations.
  10. Lesson Plan: Cultural Diversity in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 19811
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will develop an awareness of cultural diversity and determine its' impact on teamwork, by working with diverse groups of students on various activities.
  11. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19839
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Travel and Tourism Management, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  12. Lesson Plan: Federal Agencies Travel Quality Control

    • Resource ID: 19843
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will research the names and roles of various federal agencies in the travel and tourism industry along with understanding the purpose of a passport, visa and tourist card.
  13. Lesson Plan: Ethics in Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19890
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the ethical and legal responsibilities in the travel and tourism industry.  Students will demonstrate making ethical and professional decisions through role-play and then ask the question, "What would you do?"
  14. Lesson Plan: Planning Vacation Adventures

    • Resource ID: 19907
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will work in teams to brainstorm solutions on making effective travel decisions regarding budget, customer concerns, training staff, improving service, and providing the best vacation possible.
  15. Lesson Plan: Tourism, Sales, and Distribution

    • Resource ID: 19909
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the impact of tourism sales on distribution systems, describe how travel is sold, and compare direct and indirect distribution of travel suppliers.
  16. Lesson Plan: State of the Economy and Travel Decisions

    • Resource ID: 19948
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize how to use the state of the economy to plan products and services.
  17. Lesson Plan: The Tech-Savvy Traveler

    • Resource ID: 19915
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate current and emerging technologies to improve guest services.
  18. Lesson Plan: Safety Guidelines & Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 19971
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will display knowledge of safety guidelines.
  19. Lesson Plan: It's All About Customer Service

    • Resource ID: 20061
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate why it is important to enhance customer service and how it increases a business' bottom line.
  20. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Travel and Tourism Management

    • Resource ID: 20064
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to the Career Cluster, Travel and Tourism Management, and will develop an awareness of career opportunities related to the Travel and Tourism Industry.