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2017 New CTE Teacher Conference November 6-8, 2017 | Crowne Plaza Hotel | Austin, Texas The New Career and Technical Education (CTE) Teacher Conference is a professional development program sponsored by the Texas Education Agency. It is designed to help new CTE teachers gain the knowledge and resources needed to be successful in the CTE […]

CTE Glossary

Use this alphabetical glossary to find the meanings of acronyms and phrases commonly used in career and technical education and work-based learning in Texas.  Scroll through the pages or enter the acronym or key word in the Search tool to find its definition.  

CTE New Teacher Foundational Learning

To fulfill the goal of providing ongoing mentoring activities and support for beginning CTE teachers, the Texas Education Agency has begun the CTE New Teacher Mentor Program. As part of this initiative, TEA produced a series of Foundational Learning Sessions to explore topics that are relevant to new CTE teachers, such as lesson planning, knowledge […]

CTE Teachers Livebinders

  2016 New Career and Technical Education Teacher Conference Click on the binder icon to view conference materials for the 2016 New CTE Teacher Conference held October 3-5, 2016 in Austin, Texas. 2015 New Career and Technical Education Teacher Conference Click on the binder icon to view conference materials for the 2015 New CTE Teacher […]

Educational Excellence

To promote educational excellence in CTE curriculum and instruction, Texas Education Agency has contracted with various Texas universities to provide additional course development and teaching resources for each of the 16 career clusters. Below are links to the Educational Excellence websites for each cluster. Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources http://www.txeducationalexcellence.com/ Architecture & Construction http://cte.unt.edu/architecture Arts, […]

Educational Excellence in CTE Video

Fostering Active Well-Managed CTSOs Video

New CTE Teacher Conference

  Is this your first or second year teaching a Career and Technical Education course? Don’t miss the opportunity to meet Texas Education Agency’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) directors, learn proven strategies for career and technical education, share ideas with other CTE educators from across the state, and earn continuing professional education credits. The […]

New CTE Teacher Mentor Program

As part of the Texas Education Agency’s ongoing effort to support new CTE teachers throughout the state, TEA is pleased to offer a two-day mentor training for existing CTE mentors and those who wish to become mentors. The training will take place on March 6-7, 2017, in Austin, Texas. 60 participants will be selected to […]

New CTE Teacher Mentoring

ARE YOU FACING CHALLENGES AS A BEGINNING CTE TEACHER? WOULD YOU LIKE TO NETWORK WITH COLLEAGUES AND RECEIVE SUPPORT FROM MENTORS WITH SPECIFIC CTE EXPERTISE AND EXPERIENCE? JOIN THE TxCTE RAMP UP CLOSED FACEBOOK GROUPS! As part of the Texas Education Agency’s CTE Mentoring Program, Resources for Learning is providing online communities—through closed Facebook groups—for […]

WBL Checklists & Templates

The following are samples of lists, agreements, forms, and other documents created by teachers and school districts. They are intended as examples only and not endorsed by the Texas Education Agency as the required or most acceptable format. Their purpose is to give teachers a starting place for developing reports and forms to best suit […]