VII Eleven to Nineteen Years

TEA Units of Study: TEKS "Knowledge and skills" subsections covered:

A. Physical development B. Nutritional guidelines C. Safety and wellness 1. Childhood Illness 2. Immunizations 3. Fitness D. Impact of social factors on learning E. Stages of emotional development F. Family structure changes G. Brain structure 1. Optimizing developmental stages 2. Addressing special needs H. Major theorists I. Explanation of major theories using real world examples J. Critique of major theories K. Use of theory to predict and explain individual and group behavior and guidance techniques

  • (6) The student understands the development of adolescents ages 11 through 19 years.
    • (A) analyze the biological and cognitive development of adolescents
    • (B) analyze the emotional and social development of adolescents
    • (C) discuss various theoretical perspectives relevant to adolescent growth and development
    • (D) discuss the influences of the family and society on adolescents
    • (E) determine appropriate guidance techniques for adolescents


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