ERIC Number: ED431930
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Program Guide for Business Education.
Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Career and Technology Education.
This guide was developed to provide local district administrators, counselors, and teachers in Texas information to implement a high-quality business education program. It contains 10 sections that cover the following the following topics: (1) purpose of business education; (2) general information (crosswalk of courses, types of courses, honors courses, graduation requirements, tech prep, career pathways, instructional materials, textbook information, and characteristics of a good business education classroom plan); (3) procedures for conducting business education classes; (4) working with students with disabilities; (5) advisory committees; (6) public relations; (7) student organizations; (8) funding; (9) Texas Workforce Commission; and (10) course evaluation. Five appendixes include an instructional materials order form, various types of district boundaries and addresses, procedures for hearings, and cooperative training plans. (KC)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Business Education, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum, Intermediate Grades, Office Occupations Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, State Programs, Teaching Methods, Tech Prep
Publications Distribution, Texas Education Agency, 1701 North Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701-1494; Tel: 512-463-9744.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Career and Technology Education.
Identifiers - Location: Texas