§130.229 Practicum in Hospitality Services

Practicum in Hospitality Services Overview :

(1) A unique practicum experience provides opportunities for students to participate in a learning experience that combines classroom instruction with actual business and industry career experiences. Practicum in Hospitality Services integrates academic and career and technical education; provides more interdisciplinary instruction; and supports strong partnerships among schools, businesses, and community institutions with the goal of preparing students with a variety of skills in a fast-changing workplace.

(2) Students are taught employability skills, including job-specific skills applicable to their training plan, job interview techniques, communication skills, financial and budget activities, human relations, and portfolio development. Practicum in Hospitality Services is relevant and rigorous, supports student attainment of academic and technical standards, and effectively prepares students for college and career success.

3) Students are encouraged to participate in extended learning experiences such as career and technical student organizations and other leadership or extracurricular organizations.

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CTE Work-Based Training Online Course

In Texas, public school districts are responsible for ensuring that each teacher assigned to a career preparation or practicum course has completed appropriate training in state and federal requirements regarding work-based learning and safety....

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, CTE Work-Based Training Online Course

CTE Work-Based Training Online Course

In Texas, public school districts are responsible for ensuring that each teacher assigned to a career preparation or practicum course has completed appropriate training in state and federal requirements regarding work-based learning and safety....

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Practicum in Hospitality Services Assessment Problems

100 Sample Assessment Questions for Practicum in Hospitality Services have been developed to assist you in preparing pre and post tests, quizzes and end of course assessment tools. Math Hospitality and Tourism – Practicum...

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Practicum in Hospitality Services 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: Practicum in Hospitality Services I. Professionalism A. Workplace skills B. Workplace...

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Practicum in Hospitality Services : Lesson Plans for Classrooms

Introductory Lesson: Practicum in Hospitality Services

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the Practicum in Hospitality Services course. I will introduce you to the...

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Business Finances in Hospitality and Tourism

Do you like Math? Can you add, subtract, multiply and divide? If you answered yes, then you possess basic, much needed skills for a...

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Managing Your Paycheck

You have a job! How will you spend your money? What will you buy? Will you save money for a college education? Now is the...

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Travel Accommodations

Distinguishing between different types of accommodations and levels in hospitality is important when working in the travel industry. Whether a business is a chain...

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What Would You Do? Ethical Behavior Standards

It is essential to know the laws and regulations for the hospitality industry to be able to comply with the legal responsibilities. Making the...

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Safety Guidelines – Practicum in Hospitality Services

This course is preparing you to be "job ready," therefore we will be learning and following industry standards/safety regulations. Safety is of ultimate importance....

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Maximize Your Job Search with a Career Portfolio

What is an employment portfolio and how can it help you land a job in a human services career field? It is a job...

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Service Learning With a Smile: Hospitality and Tourism

In this lesson students will discover how they can combine and apply the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) they are learning in the...

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Careers in the Hospitality Industry: Connecting Education and Employment

What career do you see in your future? What education do you need for this career? How much money will you make? ...

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Empowering Your Job Skills

If you make it to the interview stage of your job hunt, you are halfway to landing the job. The interview can make or...

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Show Yourself Off: Write a RÉSUMÉ!

A well written Résumé is ONE essential element of a PROFESSIONAL PORTFOLIO. This Résumé lesson can be used in all Hospitality and Tourism courses...

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Skills for Success in the Workplace

Student will explore and apply employability skills necessary to gain entry-level job in a high-skill, high-wage, or high-demand fields. This lesson focuses on the...

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End of Course Project Options – Practicum in Hospitality Services

This lesson will provide the instructor with *End of Course Project Options* for students enrolled in Practicum in Hospitality Services.

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