I Education and Training Career Investigation

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

A. Overview of careers in education and training B. Job skills and responsibilities C. Work ethics D. Advancement opportunities E. Salary and fringe benefits F. Impact on lifestyle

  • (1) The student completes career investigations within the education and training career cluster.
    • (A) identify and describe the various careers found within the education and training career cluster
    • (B) analyze transferable skills among a variety of careers within the education and training career cluster
    • (C) recognize the impact of career choice on personal lifestyle
    • (D) assess the importance of productive work habits and attitudes

Resources:

  • Exploring Careers, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Division, 2004
  • From School to Work, Goodheart-Wilcox Company, 2006
  • Learning for Earning, Goodheart-Wilcox Company, 2006
  • Succeeding in the World of Work, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Division, 2003
  • Labor Market and Career Information http://www.lmci.state.tx.us
  • Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America, Texas Association http://www.texasfccla.org
  • U.S. Department of Labor-Occupational Outlook Handbook http:///www.bls.gov/oco

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