XI Employability Skills

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

A. Developing workplace skills B. Strategies for job success

  • (12) The student exhibits employability skills.
    • (A) practice effective verbal, nonverbal, written, and electronic communication skills
    • (B) analyze the influence of cultural background on patterns of communication
    • (C) practice positive interpersonal skills, including conflict resolution, negotiation, teamwork, and leadership
    • (E) use leadership and team member skills in problem solving situations


  • Contemporary Living, Goodheart-Willcox, 2004 – Chapter 10
  • Families Today, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Division, 2004 – Chapters 6, 16
  • Individual and Family Life Curriculum Caddy, CEV Multimedia, Ltd. 2004
  • Strengthening Family and Self, Goodheart-Willcox, 2004 – Chapter 5
  • FCCLA http://www.texasfccla.org

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