RESOURCE MATERIALS FOR INNOVATIVE COURSES
The teacher preparation initiative is an exciting area of growth within Family and Consumer Sciences Education. In addition to opportunities for education career exploration and preparation experiences within several existing family and consumer sciences courses, several innovative courses specifically address teacher preparation.
Contains course information, block plan examples, teaching and learning
strategies, teaching aids, and suggestions for blended activities,
supervised career-connections experiences, integration of FCCLA, and
creative teaching ideas. Covers school district and campus management
procedures; influences on child/adolescent growth and development, including
considerations of special needs; classroom effectiveness; parent and
community involvement; and career preparation and employability skills in
the field of education. (2002)
READY, SET, TEACH! I & II CURRICULUM GUIDE
CD containing PowerPoint slides of teaching aids with added color and animation.
Student textbook designed to serve as a primary reference for “grow your own teacher” classes in secondary schools. While compiled to address essential knowledge and skills for Texas courses, consideration was also given to expressed needs of several other states. Custom edition pulls together selected chapters from existing reference books; chapters correlate to the content of a number of courses, especially Elementary School Teacher Assistant, Elementary School Teaching Internship, Exploring Education Careers, and Ready, Set, Teach! Following is an outline of chapters for the custom publication: (2005, Edition)
TEACHER PREP TEXAS COORDINATOR GUIDE