Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs.
The instructional content for this cluster is organized into five career pathways:
- Early Childhood Development and Services
- Counseling and Mental Health Services
- Family and Community Services
- Personal Care Services
- Consumer Services
AchieveTexas Human Services Programs of Study
Human Services TEKS Course Listing
Human Services : Lesson Plans for Teachers
The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness. I will introduce you to the...Read More
The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course *Family and Community Services*. Students will be introduced to the...Read More
Human Services : Continuing Education Courses for Teachers
This self paced online professional development course is designed to familiarize Texas educators with the yearlong practicum courses. The focus is on the Practicum...Read More
Human Services : News & Updates
The September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance is the culmination of efforts originally launched in 2002 by the 9/11 nonprofit MyGoodDeed with wide support by the 9/11 community and leading national service...
Happy Birthday MyPlate! MyPlate celebrates its birthday by launching the MyPlate icon and tip sheet #1 in 20 languages. The MyPlate icon is currently available in: English, Arabic, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Filipino-Tagalog, French,...
Regular physical activity is good for everyone’s health, and people of all ages and body types can be physically active. National Physical Fitness and Sports Month is a great time to spread the word...Read More
Department of Human and Human Services is providing a free publication which offers trusted information, strategies, and resources to help communities support and strengthen families, protect children and promote well-being for children and youth....
National Child Abuse Prevention Month 2015 You can download the 2015 Prevention Resource Guide, Media Toolkit, tip sheets and a number of publications related to preventing child abuse, protecting children from the risk of...Read More
The 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) has released their report. But what does this mean? Are these the new Dietary Guidelines for Americans? For answers to these important questions and more, check out...
America Saves Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. America Saves Week Visit the website for banners, digital...Read More
SuperTracker Nutrition Lesson Plans for High School Students are now available! This series of four lesson plans is designed to help students grades 9-12 learn how to build a healthy diet using SuperTracker. Teachers...
First jobs are a big step toward adulthood. They teach commitment, responsibility, time management and people skills. But in our modern economy, even “after school” jobs have stiff competition and require basic skills and...
Research shows that families that eat meals together reap long-term benefits that feed the body, mind and spirit. And that’s why Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) has launched a national campaign...