1. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Education and Training

    • Resource ID: 19381
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Education and Training course scope and sequence within the Education and Training Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of...
  2. Scope and Sequence: Human Growth and Development

    • Resource ID: 19382
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Human Growth and Development course scope and sequence within the Education and Training Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...
  3. Lesson Plan: Infants and Babies and Toddlers! Oh, My!

    • Resource ID: 19866
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the infant to toddler domains of development, temperament traits and how they affect behavior, and develop a safety checklist for household items.
  4. Lesson Plan: Mapping the Road to a Career in Education

    • Resource ID: 19872
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will evaluate personal career goals, identify various career opportunities within the Education and Training cluster, and assess required characteristics and skills needed for specific jobs or careers.
  5. Lesson Plan: Preparing for Your Future!

    • Resource ID: 19874
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to preview and possibly pre-select their high school courses for the next three years, that will benefit them as they plan and prepare for their future. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
  6. Lesson Plan: Service Learning With a Smile

    • Resource ID: 19875
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will discover how you can combine and apply the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills that they are learning in the classroom and their personal skills to make a real difference in the community and the world.
  7. Lesson Plan: Education of Students with Special Needs

    • Resource ID: 19926
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the development of children with special needs from newborn through age ten.  Students will apply strategies and modifications to curriculum that ensure students with special needs are successful in school.
  8. Lesson Plan: The Preschool-Aged Child

    • Resource ID: 19917
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will observe and analyze the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive development of preschoolers.
  9. Lesson Plan: Stories, Stories, and More Stories

    • Resource ID: 19946
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the theories of moral human development.
  10. Lesson Plan: School-Aged Children

    • Resource ID: 19966
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will observe and analyze the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive development of school-aged children.
  11. Lesson Plan: Development in Early Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 20007
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze various development theories relating to early adults, including emotional, moral, and psychosocial development.
  12. Lesson Plan: Understanding Development in Middle Adulthood

    • Resource ID: 20030
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze various theories relating to middle adults, including biological and cognitive development.
  13. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Human Growth and Development

    • Resource ID: 20074
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate career opportunities within the Human Growth and Development course and evaluate educational requirements in various fields of interest.
  14. Program of Study: Firefighter

    • Resource ID: 19573
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Based on the House Bill 5 Foundation High School Program, the Firefighter program of study within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® provides helpful information, including the core courses and career-related electives in high school that will help prepare...
  15. Lesson Plan: A Look at Theories - Part I

    • Resource ID: 19746
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will look at the theories that influence growth, development and behaviors in infants and young children.
  16. Texas GEAR UP in Action: LVN Program

    • Resource ID: Gearup_HS_LVN
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Nursing's a great job. Nurses perform an incredibly demanding, immensely valuable, and incalculably rewarding service to their community—and it's steady work that requires even steadier minds to go in and git 'er done with compassion and a high level of expertise. That's...
  17. How I Got Here: Maria

    • Resource ID: Gearup_Pr_HIGH_Maria
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    During high school, Maria went through every day carrying a secret—she’s an undocumented citizen. While other students were starting to prep for college, Maria was thinking that she’d never be able to step foot on a college campus due to her status. And she was seriously...
  18. Texas GEAR UP in Action: Health Science Academy

    • Resource ID: Gearup_HS_Healthscie
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    When the folks at IDEA Public Schools GEAR UP started hearing that students were wanting to leave to attend more health and science-oriented institutions, they knew they had to come up with an inventive solution or risk losing them all together—and thus was born ...
  19. Texas GEAR UP in Action: Phenomenal Women Career Conference

    • Resource ID: Gearup_HS_Phenomenal
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    A great group of gals from ESC Region 12 got the chance to get up close and personal with working women at a Phenomenal Women Career Conference in Temple. Fusing facts with fashion and fun, the day-long conference offered some amazing insight and invaluable info from some incredibly fierce...
  20. Texas GEAR UP in Action: GeoFORCE

    • Resource ID: Gearup_HS_Geoforce
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Students in the Texas GEAR UP State Grant don't have to be stuck between a rock and a hard place when making their summer plans thanks to a partnership with the innovative GeoFORCE program. The STEM-focused geoscience course lets students get hands-on with nature, while also providing them...