Education and Training

Planning, managing and providing education and training services, and related learning support services.

The instructional content for this cluster is organized into three career pathways:

  • Administration and Administrative Support
  • Professional Support Services
  • Teaching and Training

Education and Training Programs of Study
http://www.achievetexas.org/Education.htm

Education and Training TEKS Course Listing

Education and Training : Lesson Plans for Teachers

My Personal Lifestyle, My Career Choice

Planning for our future is much easier when we focus on the type of lifestyle we want to live. The key to living the...

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Introductory Lesson: Principles of Education and Training

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course Principles of Education and Training. Students will identify this...

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Introductory Lesson: Human Growth and Development

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course *Human Growth and Development*. Students will identify this course...

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Introductory Lesson: Practicum in Education and Training

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course Practicum in Education and Training. Students will identify this...

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Introductory Lesson: Instructional Practices in Education and Training

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course Instructional Practices in Education and Training. Students will identify...

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Using Student Assessment Data

Each year thousands of students throughout the state of Texas take the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) exam. What do teachers...

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A Look at Qualities of Effective Schools

All schools might need improvement in one area or another, but all schools can be effective regardless of location, socio-economics or parental involvement. Evaluating...

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Career Opportunities in Education and Training

It’s easy to say you want to be a teacher, but often the reality is different from the expectation. Investigating the actuality of an...

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Accepted! College Selection and Admission

Deciding you want to be a teacher and making it a reality are two very different endeavors. Once the decision is made the next...

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Education and Training : Continuing Education Courses for Teachers

Practicum Coordination Handbook Overview Online Course

This self paced online professional development course is designed to familiarize Texas educators with the yearlong practicum courses. The focus is on the Practicum...

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Human Growth and Development Online Course

This self paced online professional development course is designed to familiarize Texas educators with the semester/yearlong, Education and Training cluster course *Human Growth and...

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Instructional Practices in Education and Training Online Course

Instructional Practices in Education and Training is a field-based internship that provides students with information about how children and teens grow and develop with...

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Principles of Education and Training Online Course

This self paced online professional development course is designed to familiarize Texas educators with the Education and Training cluster course *Principles of Education and...

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Practicum in Education and Training Online Course

This self paced online professional development course is designed to familiarize Texas educators with the Education and Training cluster course *Practicum in Education and...

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Education and Training : News & Updates

New CTE Resources

The Career and Technical Education (CTE), Texas Education Agency (TEA), contract for the maintenance of this website will end on August 31st, 2017. Some CTE materials housed on this site may no longer be...

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Multiple Intelligences Self-Assessment

Free Multiple Intelligences Self-Assessment from Edutopia -https://www.edutopia.org/multiple-intelligences-assessment  

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Enliven Class Discussions With Gallery Walks

From chalk talks to computer tours, learn how to engage your students in small-group and whole-class discussions. See remainder of article at http://tinyurl.com/z54q9qf  

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10 Things Every New Teacher Needs to Know

Edutopia’s Facebook page recently asked teachers what advice and encouragement they would give to newbies… See more at: http://www.edutopia.org/discussion/10-things-every-new-teacher-needs-know  

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Career and Technical Education Month®

CTE Month® is a public awareness campaign ACTE holds each February to celebrate Career and Technical Education and the achievements and accomplishments of CTE programs across the country… See more at http://www.acteonline.org/ctemonth/#.VrpGsbkrIxc  

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Management Tips for New Teachers

“Bringing Order to the Classroom” by Karen Zauber See – http://www.nea.org/tools/management-tips-for-new-teachers.html  

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13 Common Sayings to Avoid

When I was a new teacher in middle school several centuries ago, I occasionally said things to students that I later regretted. See complete article at EDUTOPIA  

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2015 – 2016 TAFE Advisor Handbook

As of 9/10/2015 Sections I – IV have been updated. http://www.tafeonline.org/?AdvisorHandbook  

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“Future Ready” Students

“Preparing today’s students to be college and career ready can seem like a daunting challenge.” Read more at – Edutopia Education Trends http://www.edutopia.org/blog/what-do-future-ready-students-look-suzie-boss  

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, Legislative Briefing Book (2015)

Legislative Briefing Book (2015)

After each legislative session, the Texas Education Agency produces a briefing book that describes new laws that impact public education. The following are links to briefing books from recent legislative sessions. For more information,...

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