1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  4. Cooperation Rubric

    • Resource ID: Rubric05
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    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,...
  5. Texas Association of Health Occupations Students of America

    • Resource ID: CTSO-HOSA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO HOSA
  6. TxCTE Ramp Up: Health Science

    • Resource ID: RampUp10
    • Grade Range: N/A
    The TxCTE Ramp Up: Health Science closed Facebook group provides an opportunity for beginning CTE teachers to seek advice, share ideas, access helpful instructional resources and ideas, network with colleagues, and benefit from the expertise of mentors who have experience in the Health Science...
  7. Lesson Plan: Anatomy and Physiology Worldwide

    • Resource ID: 12252
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research healthcare concerns of our global society. Students will also complete a project on the effects of aging on the body.
  8. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in the Health Care Industry

    • Resource ID: 12255
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to explore these entrepreneurial opportunities by completing a project in which they will organize and create a business.
  9. Lesson Plan: Academic Requirement Research

    • Resource ID: 12258
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore requirements for various careers and determine the education and/or training that is needed for those careers.
  10. Lesson Plan: Punctuation in Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12319
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will learn using proper punctuation in written communication and medical documents, which is a key skill for all health care professionals. Students will have the opportunity to practice using punctuation in an activity. 
  11. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.
  12. Principles of Health Science: History of Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12454
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  13. Principles of Health Science: How Available is Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12456
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  14. Principles of Health Science: Insurance

    • Resource ID: 12458
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  15. Principles of Health Science: Everywhere you Look, Health Science Touches your Life

    • Resource ID: 12460
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  16. Principles of Health Science: Maintaining Homeostasis

    • Resource ID: 12466
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  17. Principles of Health Science: Leadership Behaviors

    • Resource ID: 12477
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  18. Principles of Health Science: Human Development

    • Resource ID: 12491
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  19. Lesson Plan: Cycle of Infection

    • Resource ID: 12515
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will research various microorganisms and create informational mobiles, and presentation on how specific microorganisms pass through the chain of infection, and investigate common human pathogens.
  20. Pregnancy & Human Development

    • Resource ID: 12579
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.