Inbound Marketing Blog

The AES CTE Blog

The latest ideas, tips, and trends for CTE, career readiness, business education, and computer applications teachers.

Blog Feature

Health Science | New Teacher Advice

4 Ways to Save Time as a New Health Science Teacher

By: Brad Hummel
January 20th, 2022

Starting a new position as a teacher is never easy, especially when transitioning to a busy classroom setting as a CTE health science instructor. While you may be used to long hours working under pressure in a clinical environment, teaching brings with it a different kind of stress.

Read More >
Blog Feature

Health Science | Texas

Which Texas Health Science Theory Curriculum is Best for Me?

By: Brad Hummel
January 18th, 2022

Do you teach Health Science Theory in Texas? If you’re new to teaching Health Science Theory, you may find it challenging to find appropriate materials that engage your students and meet Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) requirements.

Read More >
Keeping Students Engaged in CTE: Part 1

Do you struggle to keep your students engaged during your lessons?

Download this free eBook to learn the Do's & Dont's of Student Engagement.

Blog Feature

Business Education | Textbook Alternatives | Educational Resources

Should I Pay for Business Education Curriculum? 4 Problems with Free Resources

By: Mike Cescon
January 13th, 2022

If you’re looking for educational resources to help you teach your high school business course, you’ve probably asked yourself a really important question: Should I pay for my resources, or should I try to find free ones? 

Read More >
Blog Feature

Business Education | Entrepreneurship

3 Best High School Entrepreneurship Curriculum Options

By: Brad Hummel
January 11th, 2022

Are you a high school business teacher looking for a new entrepreneurship curriculum? If so, you’re probably concerned about finding materials that are relevant and engaging for your students. Whether you teach a semester elective or a year-long entrepreneurship course, you want to help your students prepare for certifications and their future career goals. There are a variety of entrepreneurship resources out there, but it can be tough to decide which materials are right for you. In this post, you’ll discover three popular  high school entrepreneurship curriculum that teachers have shared with us:

Read More >
Blog Feature

Health Science | Principles of Health Science | Texas | Lesson Plans

3 Best Places to Find Principles of Health Science Curriculum

By: Mike Cescon
January 6th, 2022

If you’re new to teaching health science in Texas, you know how daunting it can be to find the right resources to fuel your course. You may know the TEKS requirements you need to teach, but where should you start looking for lesson plans or activities for your kids? How do other teachers get their course materials? What kinds of resources are out there? What if you choose the wrong ones?

Read More >
Blog Feature

Health Science | National Healthcareer Association (NHA) | Phlebotomy

NHA CPT vs. AMCA PTC: Which Phlebotomy Technician Certification is Best?

By: Brad Hummel
January 4th, 2022

There’s little doubt that certified phlebotomy technicians are among the most in-demand healthcare professionals today. Phlebotomy technicians perform an essential role in performing, collecting, and transporting laboratory specimens while interacting daily with patients.

Read More >