1. 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 ...
  2. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    • Resource ID: Res - BLS
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
  3. Career Onestop

    • Resource ID: Res - COS
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Find career, training and job search resources just for you.
  4. CTSOs Encourage Innovative Practices and Student Leadership

    • Resource ID: 15739
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Career and Technical Student Organizations  (CTSOs) encourage innovative practices and student leadership. In this video the teacher highlights specific examples of the ways in which CTSOs benefit both students and teachers.
  5. Engaging Students with Disabilities – Encouraging Independent Skill Development

    • Resource ID: 15725
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Engaging students in the classroom and effectively utilizing instructional time is key to helping all students attain college and career readiness skills.
    In this video we demonstrate some essential engagement strategies.
  6. My Next Move

    • Resource ID: Coun_MNM
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    US Dept. of Labor My Next Move site
  7. Student Career Exploration

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    CTE teachers and counselors can use this career development binder to counsel students to explore careers, high school and college programs, that align with their interests, skills, and talent.
  8. Texas OnCourse

    • Resource ID: Coun-TxOnCourse
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Texas OnCourse resource
  9. CTE Vocabulary List

    • Resource ID: TEA-Vocab
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    TEA vocabulary sheet
  10. Texas Workforce Commission

    • Resource ID: Coun-TWC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Texas Workforce Commission website
  11. Association for Career and Technical Education - ACTE

    • Resource ID: Admin-ACTE
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Association for Career and Technical Education®
  12. College For All Texans

    • Resource ID: Coun-CFAT
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College for all Texans is a counseling and exploration site
  13. Help Wanted Online

    • Resource ID: Coun-HWO
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Help Wanted Online-Employment Information for Secondary School Students House Bill 809 from the 83rd Texas Legislature, 2013, required that the Texas
    Workforce Commission (TWC) and the Texas Education Agency (TEA) work together to provide employment information for Texas secondary...
  14. Skills You Need

    • Resource ID: Coun-SYN
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Skills website in the UK
  15. Supporting the Success of Homeless Children and Youths (EHCY Fact Sheet)

    • Resource ID: THEO-SSHCY
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    A fact sheet & tips for teachers, principals, school leaders, counselors, and other school staff
  16. Major Matters Most: The Economic Value of Bachelor’s Degrees from The University of Texas System

    • Resource ID: CEW-MMM
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This report finds that graduates from University of Texas System institutions out earn other bachelor’s degree holders not just in Texas but across the nation, demonstrating that a University of Texas education is a worthwhile investment in the future.
  17. Career Pathways: Five Ways to Connect College and Careers

    • Resource ID: CEW-CP
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Career Pathways: Five Ways to Connect College and Careers posits that integrating education and workforce data will go a long way in removing the guesswork for individuals navigating the college and career maze. A number of states have started to leverage integrated education and workforce data...
  18. America’s Divided Recovery: College Haves and Have-Nots

    • Resource ID: CEW-ADR
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    The jobs recovery deepens the economic and political divide between workers with and without a college education. America’s Divided America: College Haves and Have-Nots finds that over 95% of the jobs created in the recovery have gone to those with education beyond a high school education...
  19. Homeless Student Resources

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This binder is a collection of homeless education resources, that may help CTE teachers, counselors, and administrators support homeless and displaced students.
  20. Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce Reports

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This binder contains a list of shortcuts to select Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce reports. Follow the shortcuts to read the reports, and link back to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce site for more information and resources.