1. Court Room Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric06
    • Grade Range: N/A
    Rubrics are an important tool in standards-based education. While rubrics are most often used in grading student work, they can also be super helpful to students in understanding the performance expectations. When used as formative assessments, students can not only understand the expectations,...
  2. Lesson Plan: Designing A Web Page Layout with a Bitmap and Vector Graphic Editor

    • Resource ID: 13176
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to create a web page design and image map, and they will export the page design as a web page.
  3. Lesson Plan: Professionals Presentation Project

    • Resource ID: 13126
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will create "A Day in the Life of," presentation of an IT professional. Students will research, write, use graphics, and deliver an oral presentation of their product.
  4. Lesson Plan: Website Forms/Data Acquisition

    • Resource ID: 13174
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate how to develop and utilize website forms. Students also learn to collect data from websites and send the data to appropriate scripts to be processed.
  5. Lesson Plan: Planning and Designing Client Websites

    • Resource ID: 13185
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will plan and design client websites in teams. Students will conduct an assessment for a specific club or organization to determine their needs for a website before building it.
  6. Lesson Plan: Internet Fundamentals and Background

    • Resource ID: 13152
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss the history of the Internet, differences between the Internet and World Wide Web, information protocols, and how the Internet has changed over time.
  7. Lesson Plan: Ethics and the Digital Age

    • Resource ID: 13139
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore ethics and professionalism in the Digital Age. Students will also, practice creating Digital Ethics Plans.
  8. CTE Work-Based Learning Course

    • Resource ID: WBLPDCOURSE01
    • Grade Range: N/A
    In this professional development course, teachers will learn what authentic WBL is and how to ensure students learn the skills and knowledge appropriate for their career pathway in a safe and appropriate environment through collaborative partnerships with local employers.This course introduces...
  9. CTE State Dashboard

    • Resource ID: DB001
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The CTE State Dashboard, developed by Safal Partners, is a tool designed for users to explore trends related to the 16 Career and Technical Education (CTE) career clusters and occupational information in Texas. It was built using data on CTE course enrollment provided by the Texas Education...
  10. Lesson Plan: Networking Fundamentals

    • Resource ID: 13141
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the fundamentals of networking. Students will have the opportunity to build a cable and setup their own network. 
  11. Lesson Plan: History of Information Technology

    • Resource ID: 12836
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to explore the history of information technology. Students will have the opportunity to create a timeline of events and select a specific event to research and present. 
  12. Lesson Plan: Writing a Movie Script

    • Resource ID: 13016
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in Information Technology

    • Resource ID: 12966
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and further understand what entrepreneurship entails and how to start a business in Information Technology industry.
  14. Lesson Plan: Boot Process

    • Resource ID: 12994
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson, provides information on the boot process and skills to recognize and fix the boot startup errors available for today’s computers.
  15. Lesson Plan: Color Theory - Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13011
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.
  16. Lesson Plan: Portfolios for Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13057
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson guides students to develop a portfolio, to find employment opportunities in the IT industry with a focus on digital media.
  17. Lesson Plan: Professionalism in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 13137
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn and demonstrate an understanding of professional standards in the workplace.
  18. Lesson Plan: Exporting Video Files

    • Resource ID: 13043
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to export a video in various formats. They will have the opportunity  to practice exporting various videos. 
  19. Lesson Plan: Beginning Cascading Style Sheets

    • Resource ID: 13164
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to create a web page and cascading style style sheet.
  20. Lesson Plan: Scripting with Client-Side Processing

    • Resource ID: 13167
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to create simple scripts, understand and utilize script variables, and pass data from a form to a scripting function.