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

Principles of Education and Training Course Outline

The lessons in this course may be used in any sequence. The suggested sequence order is as follows: All TEKS Overview Introductory Lesson: Principles of Education and Training I. Education and Training Career Investigation...

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2013 Edition: Good Intentions Gone Wrong DVD

John Stossel would like to send you a totally free DVD (even the shipping and handling are free) of the 2013 Edition: Good Intentions Gone Wrong, for use in your classroom. For more information...

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Invite TED Into Your Classroom

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. It’s is a great resource for educators. Over...

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Teacher Appreciation Week May 6-10

Teachers play a key role in student success, and sometimes a simple “thanks” is all a teacher needs to feel valued. Thank you, Teachers! Great teachers shape who we are today. Click on link...

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Free Training Topics for Students to Learn More about Infants and Toddlers

Have you ever wondered what makes an infant coo or a toddler tick? Child Care Licensing invites you to a new series of web-based training courses designed with you in mind! Students can participate...

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Free ED PUBS

Order free U.S. Department of Education Publications on topics such as Literacy, Reading Instruction and School Safety. http://www.edpubs.gov/  

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Ethics Resource Center

Ethics Resource Center Includes tips and guidelines for writing codes of ethics, an ethics glossary, values definitions and other short articles on the practice of organizational ethic. Students can develop their own ethical standards...

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Creating a Safe and Respectful Environment in our Nation’s Classrooms

The training toolkit consists of two modules that address bullying in classrooms. It is designed to assist teachers in cultivating meaningful relationships with students while creating a positive climate in the classroom. http://safesupportiveschools.ed.gov/index.php?id=1480  

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Trade Schools, Colleges and Universities

This guide to Trade Schools, Colleges and Universities helps students connect with educational institutions across the United States and Canada. http://www.trade-schools.net/  

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Google for Teachers

Google offers some wonderful tools for teachers. 33 pages containing ideas and how to instructions for creating Google Maps placemarks, directions creating and publishing a quiz with Google Docs forms, directions for embedding books...

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