July 2015 SIRDC Newsletter
The following resources have been developed or located for your use by the Statewide Instructional Resources Development Center team. Click on the lesson titles below for instant access! Please make sure to rate the lessons and add to your FAVORITES! Feel free to share this newsletter with your colleagues.
NEW INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE LESSONS
Practicum in Human Services
Travel and Tourism Management
NEW – TEACHER ONLINE COURSE
Congratulations to Christi Crowe from Tioga ISD for successfully completing ten online courses!
“Thank you to SIRDC! As I begin my second year of teaching FCS, the resources and lessons on your website have been an invaluable tool to the success of our program!” – Christi Crowe
UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCES
Listed below are professional development conferences and workshops you may be interested in attending.
New CTE Teacher Conference
Austin, Texas at Hilton Austin Airport Hotel
October 5 – October 7, 2015
National Career Pathways Network Annual Conference
Dallas, Texas at Sheraton Dallas
October 28 – October 30, 2015
Austin, Texas at Westin Austin at Domain
November 15 – November 17, 2015
ACTE TechVision Conference
New Orleans, LA at Ernest N. Memorial Convention Center
November 19 – November 22, 2015
Online Work-Based Learning Course Now Available
Online training for CTE work-based learning that meets the requirements of the Texas Teacher Assignment Rules (TAC 19, Part 2, §231) for Career Preparation and practicum teachers is now available. It can be accessed free of charge at: http://www.TEAWBLTraining.org
The training takes approximately 10 hours to complete and is divided into 12 sections covering laws, rules, and procedures related to work-based learning and safety. For additional information or assistance, email CTE@tamucc.edu.
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