1. CTE Stakeholder Meetings

    • Resource ID: CTEStakeholder
    • Grade Range: N/A
    At the inception of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program, two CTE stakeholder meetings were held to discuss the needs of beginning CTE teachers and how to best address those needs. At these meetings, TEA introduced the CTE Mentoring program and facilitated small group discussions about support...
  2. Professional Development

    • Resource ID: CTE PD
    • Grade Range: N/A
    A key component of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program lays in the education and training of beginning CTE teachers, CTE administrators, and CTE mentors. This professional development occurs through the development of original training content, in-person training of mentor teachers, and new...
  3. CTE Teacher Self-Efficacy Survey

    • Resource ID: SelfEfficacySurvey
    • Grade Range: N/A
    An important aspect of the CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program was evaluation. One of the program's goals was to research and collect survey information on CTE teachers’ perceptions of their own self-efficacy, their pressing needs, and the quality of available supports in order to...
  4. Middle School Matters

    • Resource ID: MSM-Main
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8
    Middle School Matters is a privately funded education initiative that offers high-quality support and resources for the middle grades.
  5. 2018 CTE Best Teaching Practices

    • Resource ID: 2018-BTP
    • Grade Range: N/A
    This opportunity is no longer available. If you have any questions, please contact Debbie Wieland at debbie.wieland@tea.texas.gov
  6. Texas CTE Resource Center YouTube Playlist

    • Resource ID: TXCTEYT
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The Texas CTE Resource Center YouTube Playlist on the TEA channel hosts special populations videos in a closed captioned format. 
  7. Texas Genuine

    • Resource ID: Coun-TexasGenuine
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Explore career fields and the college programs that get you there!
  8. Student Counseling Resources

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    This binder contains Texas CTE program, college, and career website links and descriptions.
  9. Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)

    • Resource ID: 15672
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This video discusses the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and how teachers are impacted.  ESEA was reauthorized in 2015 as the Every Student Succeeds Act by President Barack Obama.
  10. Business Professionals of America

    • Resource ID: CTSO-BPA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    CTSO - BPA
  11. Family, Career and Community Leaders of America - FCCLA

    • Resource ID: CTSO - FCCLA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO FCCLA
  12. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  13. Texas Association of Future Educators

    • Resource ID: CTSO - TAFE
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO - TAFE
  14. Career and Technical Student Organizations

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The State of Texas and the Texas Education Code also recognizes the value of career and technical student organizations by emphasizing the importance of “participation by students and teachers in activities of career and technical student organizations supported by the agency and the ...
  15. CTE Education Service Center Contacts

    • Resource ID: RES - ESC
    • Grade Range: N/A
    Page with ESC contacts for each service center and region
  16. Overview of the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)

    • Resource ID: 15740
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this video, the eligibility criteria and functions of two divisions of the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) are described.  The agencies that are discussed include the Division of Rehabilitative Services (DRS) and the Division of Blind Services (DBS). 
  17. Sample Resource

    • Resource ID: SAM1234
    • Grade Range: N/A
    This is a description.
  18. Overview of Sheltered Instruction for English Language Learners - Introduction to the Sheltered Instruction Observation

    • Resource ID: 19858
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This video introduces the concept for sheltered instruction for English Language Learners. In addition, there is a second video summarizing the important role of parents when working with English Language Learners (ELLs) in Spanish and English. Also included is a quick overview of the Sheltered...
  19. Manufacturing College and Career Planning Guide

    • Resource ID: CCPG01
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Information is power and the TEA CTE In Action Manufacturing college and career preparation guide puts students squarely in charge of their career development planning. From creating High School Personal Graduation Plans to mapping the education and training requirements after high school, this...
  20. TEA CTE Branding Materials

    • Resource ID: CTE-Brand
    • Grade Range: N/A
    This resource contains a summary and link to the new CTE logo branding materials.