1. Lesson Plan: Employment Skills in LPSCS

    • Resource ID: 13293
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about the skills, workers in law, public safety, corrections, and security need to demonstrate in order to be successful in their jobs.
  2. Lesson Plan: Workplace Technology

    • Resource ID: 13314
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to emerging technologies, that require employees of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security services to continue acquiring the technical skills necessary to perform specific job objectives.
  3. Lesson Plan: LPSCS - Investigating Scholarships

    • Resource ID: 13329
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create a scholarship portfolio for continued education in LPSCS. Students will research scholarships, create a resume, write essays, and obtain letters of recommendation.
  4. Lesson Plan: LPSCS Patrol Techniques

    • Resource ID: 13663
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Through this lesson, the student will be able to identify why officers patrol and how they prepare for patrol, discuss the different methods and patterns of patrols, analyze scenarios that a patrol officer could have an impact on through patrolling, and create proposals about how the problems in...
  5. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

    • Resource ID: 19454
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the...
  6. Lesson Plan: Civil Procedure

    • Resource ID: 13682
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Law Enforcement officers primarily handle criminal law activities. However, there are some circumstances in which a law enforcement officer may become involved in the civil process. Officers must understand the different types of civil service, the limits on the use of force and entry, and the...
  7. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in LPSCS/ Extended Practicum in LPSCS

    • Resource ID: 19455
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security/ Extended Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster®...
  8. Lesson Plan: More Victims’ Rights

    • Resource ID: 13676
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about victims' rights. The lesson also emphasizes the importance of legal recourse, court procedures and working with individuals with special needs.
  9. Lesson Plan: Interview and Interrogation

    • Resource ID: 13691
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn techniques for conducting interviews and interrogations. Students will then conduct mock interviews and interrogations.
  10. Lesson Plan: The Bill of Rights and the Criminal Trial Process

    • Resource ID: 13607
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    The Bill of Rights protects the rights of everyone involved in the criminal trial process. Law Enforcement officers must understand the rights in order to protect them. This lesson incorporates scenarios that help students better understand the Bill of Rights.
  11. Lesson Plan: Drug Dangers

    • Resource ID: 13649
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson describes the most common drugs currently in use today. It discusses the signs and symptoms for each of the drugs, as well as signs of drug use in general. 
  12. Lesson Plan: Law - Professional Writing and Research Skills

    • Resource ID: 13312
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson plan, students will apply written communication skills that are necessary in LPSCS careers in order to complete job tasks in a professional and effective manner.
  13. Lesson Plan: Law - Training Station Orientation

    • Resource ID: 13316
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will complete a training station orientation project for a career in Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security. Students will outline details about the station, map out a plan and present to the class.
  14. Lesson Plan: Elements of Crime and Categories of Punishment

    • Resource ID: 13621
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Students will learn about elements of an offense, defenses used, and punishment categories. Students will explore the impact of having a misdemeanor or felony on record and research criminal defenses.
  15. Lesson Plan: Interpersonal Skills

    • Resource ID: 13666
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Interpersonal skills are important in law enforcement careers. Law enforcement professionals must be able to utilize interpersonal skills as they carry out their professional duties. This lesson explores interpersonal skills and provides students opportunities to practice it.
  16. Lesson Plan: Crisis Management in Law Enforcement

    • Resource ID: 13674
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson is an introduction to crisis management in law enforcement with an emphasis on hostage situations and negotiations. 
  17. Lesson Plan: Hate Crimes

    • Resource ID: 13678
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about different types of hate crimes. In addition, they will learn about why hate crimes occur, and the legislation surrounding hate crimes. 
  18. Lesson Plan: Crowd Control

    • Resource ID: 13685
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    There are times an officer will come across riotous crowds on the street. The officer needs to be able to safely control the crowds while working as a team with other officers. This lesson will introduce students to effective ways of crowd control operations performed by officers.
  19. Teacher Guidebook for Criminal Justice Law Enforcement II

    • Resource ID: TABC_LEII
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
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