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. Scope and Sequence: College and Career Readiness

    • Resource ID: 19536
    • Grade Range: 7, 8

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    College and Career Readiness course scope and sequence within the career Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...

  3. Khan Academy Career Videos

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    Career Profiles

    Are you wondering how to land your dream job or negotiate your salary? Finding answers to questions like these can be hard, but we’re here to help. Khan Academy asks real people in real jobs how they make it all work in our new video series about careers.

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  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. College and Career Readiness

    • Grade Range: 7, 8

    The career development process is unique to every person and evolves throughout one's life. Students will use decision-making and problem-solving skills for college and career planning. Students will explore valid, reliable educational and career information to learn more about themselves...

  7. Applied Mathematics for Technical Professionals

    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    The process standards describe ways in which students are expected to engage in the content. The placement of the process standards at the...

  8. Career Preparation II

    • Grade Range: 12

    Career Preparation II develops essential knowledge and skills through advanced classroom instruction with business and industry employment experiences. Career Preparation II maintains relevance and rigor, supports student attainment of academic standards, and effectively prepares students for...

  9. Extended Career Preparation

    • Grade Range: 12

    Extended Career Preparation provides opportunities for students to participate in a work-based learning experience that combines classroom instruction with business and industry employment experiences. The goal is to prepare students with a variety of skills for a changing workplace. Career...

  10. Investigating Careers

    • Grade Range: 7, 8

    The goal of this course is to create a foundation for success in high school, future studies, and careers such as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics; Business and Industry; Public Service; Arts and Humanities; and Multidisciplinary Studies. The students research labor market...

  11. Project-Based Research

    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    Project-Based Research is a course for students to research a real-world problem. Students are matched with a mentor from the business or professional community to develop an original project on a topic related to career interests. Students use scientific methods of investigation to conduct in-...

  12. Scope and Sequence: Career Prep I/Extended Career Preparation

    • Resource ID: 19541
    • Grade Range: 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Career Prep I/Extended Career Preparation course scope and sequence within the career Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...

  13. Scope and Sequence: Career Prep II/Extended Career Preparation

    • Resource ID: 24441
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Career Prep II/Extended Career Preparation course scope and sequence within the career Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...

  14. Scope and Sequence: Career Preparation I

    • Resource ID: 19539
    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015

    Career Preparation I course scope and sequence within the career Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding...

  15. Lesson Plan: It Takes Teamwork!

    • Resource ID: 20059
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will develop effective leadership skills through participation in activities such as career and technical student organizations.
  16. The Revised CTE TEKS: Career Development

    • Resource ID: TEKS-PD-CD
    • Grade Range: N/A

    It is vital that students have a clear sense of direction for their career choice. In this module, you will discover the versatility of career development courses and how they work with courses in each of the 16 clusters. Participants who successfully complete all modules and the assessment will...

  17. 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...

  18. Career Preparation I

    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    Career Preparation I provides opportunities for students to participate in a work-based learning experience that combines classroom instruction with business and industry employment experiences. The goal is to prepare students with a variety of skills for a changing workplace. Career preparation...

  19. Hispanics: College Majors and Earnings

    • Resource ID: CEW-HCME
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Majors are not perfectly aligned with occupations, but they do determine lifetime earnings. Today a college education is the gateway to the middle class. Hispanics who have not had access to economic resources over generations receive the most benefit from earning a Bachelor’s degree as...

  20. Hispanos: Carreras Universitarias e Ingresos

    • Resource ID: CEW-HCUI
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Las carreras universitarias no están perfectamente vinculadas a las ocupaciones, pero sí determinan ingresos a lo largo de la vida. Hoy una educación universitaria es la puerta de entrada a la clase media. Los hispanos que no han tenido acceso a recursos económicos a través de generaciones...