1. How I Got Here: Elvia

    • Resource ID: Gearup_C_HIGH_Elvia
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    You’ve got big college dreams, but what if your parents...
  2. How I Got Here: Greg

    • Resource ID: Gearup_Pa_HIGH_Greg
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    When San Antonio native Greg lost his scholarship while he was in college, he was absolutely determined that he would still graduate. So he turned to student loans to cover his costs...
  3. How I Got Here: Angelica

    • Resource ID: Gearup_Pa_HIGH_Angel
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    So you've got a lot of first-gen students on your hands without too much in the way of college savings, and some may be close to giving up hope on pursuing higher education all...
  4. How I Got Here: Veronica

    • Resource ID: Gearup_W_HIGH_Veroni
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Raised in a migrant farm-worker family (and working in the fields eight months a...
  5. How I Got Here: Heriberto

    • Resource ID: Gearup_Pr_HIGH_Herib
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The video introduces a former student from Brownsville who went from playing with Legos to owning his very own robotics company. Passion, hard work, and a lot of AP classes helped him...
  6. TEKS Implementation Overview

    • Resource ID: TEKS-OVR
    • Grade Range: N/A
    TEKS Implementation Overview
  7. Building the Talent Pipeline: An Implementation Guide

    • Resource ID: BTP-IG
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The implementation guide builds on the foundation set forth in the 2014 white paper, Managing the Talent Pipeline: A New Approach to Closing the Skills Gap, which identified how employers could leverage lessons learned from supply chain management and apply them to their education and workforce...
  8. 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.
  9. Forensic Science

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Forensic Science is a course that introduces students to the application of science to connect a violation of law to a specific criminal, criminal act, or behavior and victim. Students will learn terminology and procedures related to the search and examination of physical evidence in criminal...
  10. Texas Virtual School Network

    • Resource ID: TXVSN-Main
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The Texas Education Agency (TEA) provides online courses to eligible students through the Texas Virtual School Network (TXVSN). The TXVSN is made up of two components—the course catalog and the full-time online schools.
  11. THECB 60X30

    • Resource ID: Admin-60X30
    • Grade Range: N/A
    Texas has now launched 60x30TX, the new higher education strategic plan which aims to position Texas among the highest achieving states in the country and maintain its global competitiveness.
  12. 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.
  13. Food Science

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Food Science, students conduct laboratory and field investigations, use scientific methods during investigations, and make informed decisions using critical thinking and scientific problem solving. Food Science is the study of the nature of foods, the causes of deterioration in food products,...