The AES CTE Blog

The latest ideas, tips, and trends for CTE and elective teachers.

Why High School Students Cheat & How Digital Curriculum Stops It

5 Best Computer Applications Lesson Plans for High School

Keeping Students Engaged in CTE: Part 1

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How to Teach Digital Marketing to High School Students

How to Build a Clinical Medical Assistant Curriculum for High School

Life Skills vs. Soft Skills vs. Career Skills vs. Employability Skills — What Are the Differences?

How to Teach Interview Skills in High School

How to Write Test Questions for Middle School & High School

REVIEW: CTE Online's High School Marketing Curriculum

9 Stellar Microsoft Publisher Activities from Trusted Sources

The 6 Best Nursing Assistant Lesson Plan Ideas for High School

Digital Curriculum vs. Teacher-Made Curriculum: Which Is Better?

How to Teach Google Docs in Middle School

What Is Collaborative Learning (and How Do You Use It)?

The 3 Best Resources to Teach Communication Skills in High School

5 Essential Steps to Teach Information Literacy in Middle School

REVIEW: CTE Online's Medical Assistant Curriculum

How (and Why) You Should Teach Health Science in Middle School

How to Teach Customer Service in High School

7 Differences Between Digital Curriculum & Test Prep for CTE

The 3 Best Places to Find Teamwork Lesson Plans for Middle School

Top 5 Reasons Health Science Should Be the #1 Funded Career Cluster

Top 7 Tips for New Health Science Teachers from Real CTE Educators

5 Amazing Funding Opportunities for CTE Health Science

The 5 Best Ways to Celebrate CTE Month 2018

What (and When) Is CTE Month 2018?

5 Steps for Teaching Professionalism in High School

5 Ways AVID & Digital Curriculum Work for College & Career Readiness

How to Flip a Classroom in CTE: 6 Best Practices

4 Steps to Remediate Students with Digital Curriculum

The 4 Best Cyberbullying Resources for Middle School

Formative vs. Summative Assessments: What's the Difference?

REVIEW: CTE Online's Sports Medicine Curriculum

GMetrix vs. Business&ITCenter21: Which Digital Business Education Solution Works for You?

5 Awesome International Business Lesson Plans for High School

The 7 Best Ways to Avoid Teacher Burnout in 2018

Business&ITCenter21 vs. B.E. Publishing iAcademy: Which Computer Curriculum is Right for You?

8 Wildly Successful Classroom Management Strategies for 2018

7 Best Resources to Teach Workplace Readiness Skills

4 Ways to Celebrate Digital Citizenship Week in 2017

3 Big Reasons You Need to Teach Digital Citizenship in CTE

5 Career Readiness Lesson Plans Your Students Will Love

What Are ISTE Standards? (And Why Do They Matter?)

Cengage SAM vs. Pearson MyITLab: Microsoft Office Curriculum Showdown

7 Health Science Lesson Plans Perfect for Middle School

Infographic: Textbook Costs Skyrocket 812% in 35 Years

The 5 Biggest Problems in Health Care’s Future (and How to Fight Back)

What's the Difference between Online Learning and Distance Learning?

The Beginner's Guide to Blended Learning (with 5 Real-World Examples)

What is eLearning and Why Do Teachers Like It?

The Top 3 Benefits of Blended Learning

9 Tips for Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction

How To Easily Teach Microsoft Access Lessons

How To Teach Middle School Programming Lessons with Alice.org

A Teacher's Quick Guide to Finding Excel Lesson Plans

What is Blended Learning in CTE and How Does it Work?

5 Quick Ways to Get Career Exploration Lesson Plans

9 Accounting Lesson Plans for Middle School, High School, and Business Ed

5 Career Exploration Lesson Plans You'll Love | Teach Career Units

How To Get CTE Funding for Your Classroom

Where to Get Google Docs Lesson Plans: Missing in Action?

Developing Awesome CTE Curriculum: What You Should Know

iCEV vs. HealthCenter21: Which Is Best for Your Classroom?

Digital Curriculum for CTE: 3 Big Problems Teachers Face

4 Big Benefits of eLearning for Computer Applications

Middle School Electives: 3 Time-Saving Advantages of eLearning

How To Experience the Benefits of a Flipped Classroom in CTE

A Guide to the Benefits of eLearning for CTE Programs

4 Teacher Retention Strategies to Reduce Turnover in CTE

Expert Advice on How to Help CTE Health Science Programs

Emerging Trends for the Health Science Career Cluster

Digital Curriculum: Will it Work? - A Teacher's Perspective and Advice

An In-Depth Review of TEKS Health Science Adopted Instructional Materials

The DHO Health Science Textbook vs. HealthCenter21: Which is Better?

ACTE VISION 2016 Conference: A Behind the Scenes Look

Pearson IT Lab vs. Business&ITCenter21: What is Best for Your Classroom?

SAM Cengage vs. Business&ITCenter21: Which Is Better?

One Computer Teacher's Massive Review of a Cengage Middle School Textbook

Paxton Patterson vs. HealthCenter21: Which Health Science Curriculum Should You Choose?

An Honest Comparison of the Microsoft IT Academy Program and Business&ITCenter21: Which is Better?

eLearning vs. Textbooks in a Business Computer Applications Class: Which is Better?

How To Choose New TEKS Curriculum for Your Health Science Courses

Save Time with CTE Curriculum That Meets Health Science Standards

5 Quick Tips on How To Use Google Classroom

Florida's Digital Information Technology Course: What's New?

Useful Tips for Health Science High School Teachers

How To Blend New Curriculum in Your Computer Applications Class

How To Overcome 4 Big Challenges When Creating Google Lesson Plans

A Practical Guide to the 2017 Principles of Health Science TEKS Changes

How To Decide on New Instructional Materials for Your Computer Applications Class

Behind the Scenes at the 2016 HOSA Leadership Conference

Missouri AHEC Case Study: How To Teach Students From a Distance

3 Easy Ways to Include Differentiated Lesson Plans in Computer Classes

Expert Insight on Health Science High School Curriculum Standardization

Computer Class Lessons for When You are Kicked Out of the Lab

How to Find Healthcare Diversity Curriculum for CTE Courses

How to Conquer Classroom Management Problems as a 1st Year Teacher

A Review of 3 Popular Middle School Typing Curriculum Options

A Microsoft IT Academy eLearning Review: Is It Right for You?

Top 5 Free Middle School Computer Science Resources

How Much Does the HealthCenter21 Health Science Curriculum Cost?

A Review of the 7 Best Microsoft Office Textbooks for Middle and High School

A Quick Guide to the Cost of Middle School Computer Curriculum

Microsoft Office Curriculum: What You Need to Know for 2016

Blended Learning Best Practices from Health Science Technology Teachers

7 Ways to Save Time in Your CTE Health Science Class

What is the Best Principles of Health Science Textbook? (Reviews)

The 5 Best Middle School Textbooks for Computer Applications Classes

Review of Domestic Violence Curriculum: What Is It?

How to Easily Teach Google Apps in a Technology Curriculum

How to Implement Blended Learning Curriculum in a CTE Program

The Pros and Cons of Differentiated Instruction in CTE

Digital Curriculum vs. Textbooks: How Do You Know Which Is Right for You?

Get Ready-Made Health Science Activities on the Zika Virus

4 Big Challenges with Middle School Technology Curriculum

Google Apps Lesson Plans Every Teacher Should Own

National Health Science Standards: NCHSE Creates Common Ground for Students

5 Myths about Technology in Secondary Education in CTE

Quick Guide: 2015 AHA Updates for CPR Lesson Plans

Today's Class vs HealthCenter21: Which Is Really Better?

How to Solve 3 Surprising Issues for New CTE Teachers

Building Competencies and Skills vs. Learning Specific Computer Applications

How Differentiated Activities Boost Your Effectiveness with Diverse CTE Students

New Guide to ICT Lesson Plans: Aligning to Standards

Google Applications Curriculum: Google Apps Fundamentals

National Business Education Association: Why Is It Essential to All Students?

Where to Find College and Career Readiness Curriculum

5 Questions to Ask When Researching New Middle School Computer Lessons

CMAA Certification: Looking to Improve Student Performance?

A Guide to Finding Technology Curriculum for Middle & High School

5 Big Benefits of Blended Learning for CTE Career Clusters

Communication Lesson Plans and the Struggle for CTE Teachers

New CMAA Certification Test: What You Need to Know

How to Spice Up Your PowerPoint Lesson Plans

The Ultimate IC3 Certification Study Guide

How to Overcome 3 Challenges in Principles of Health Science Courses

College Prep vs. Work Prep: What's the Difference?

A Review of PJ Nicholson's Microsoft Word Lessons and Projects

Anatomy and Physiology Practice for Student Mastery

Smart Strategies for Teaching CNA in High School

Tips for Teaching the Importance of Soft Skills

A Review of the Dean Vaughn Medical Terminology 350 Program

How to Quickly Pull Together Personal Finance Projects

How To Think Outside the Box with Entrepreneurship Lesson Plans

Patient Care Technician Certification: Get Students Ready

6 Premium Lessons to Teach Microsoft Access Like a Pro

3 Ways to Update Your Anatomy and Physiology Lesson Plans

Quick Guide to Teaching Workplace Readiness Skills

Microsoft Word Lesson Plans and Activities to Wow Your Students

The Ultimate Guide to CMAA Certification Prep

12 Terrific Marketing Lesson Plans for Busy Teachers

Need Career Readiness Activities?

Where to Find Microsoft Excel Test Prep Materials for Your Students

3 Easy Ways of Implementing Technology in the Classroom

6 Secrets to Building Your Medical Terminology Curriculum

Employability Lesson Plans That Make Your Students Shine

How to Help Your Students Prep for MOS Certification Tests

A Review of the LearnKey Online Microsoft Office Curriculum

CTE Lesson Plans for Teacher Sick Days

National Health Science Curriculum Conference 2015

How to Adapt to Trends Impacting High School Health Science Curriculum

Best Certifications for High School Students: Health Science

Career Readiness Lesson Plans: Ohio Leads the Way

3 Places to Find Medical Terminology Lesson Plans That Will Blow Your Mind

Top 3 High School Business Curriculum Articles of 2014

Cyber Bullying Lesson Plans: Tips for Middle School

Top 12 Interview Skills to Teach to High School Students

Top 3 Places to Easily Find Microsoft PowerPoint Lesson Plans

Medical Administrative Assistant Certification Guide

Where to Find Microsoft Excel Lesson Plans for Your Classroom

Customer Service Lesson Plans for Middle and High School

National Consortium for Health Science Education Experts on Trends

How to Increase Student Enrollment in CTE

Computer Applications Lesson Plans: Fun Projects

Health Science Curriculum: Worksheets are Back!

Computer Applications Lesson Plans: Microsoft Access Curriculum

Computer Applications Lesson Plans for Microsoft Publisher

Student Engagement Strategies Do's and Don'ts for Tech Integration

Business Education Lesson Plans: Personal Finance

Soft Skills Curriculum in CTE Education

Health Science Curriculum: Anatomy and Physiology

Customer Service Curriculum: The Quest to Connect

Health Science Curriculum for Middle School

Problem Solving Curriculum in CTE...A Natural Fit

Formative Assessment Models: Help Students Master CTE Standards

Teaching Digital Citizenship? We Can Help

High School Business Curriculum

TEKS Standards: Do We Correlate?

The 5 Parts of Web-Based Curriculum for CTE: How Is It Developed?

Microsoft IT Academy vs. Business&ITCenter21: Which is better?

High School Business Curriculum Textbooks vs. Digital Content

Health Information Technology Lesson Plans: Where to Find Them

Microsoft Office 2013 Lesson Plans: Where to Find Them

Microsoft Excel Lesson Plan: The Olympics (It's FREE!)

The Best Way to Teach Entrepreneurship to High School Students

Project-Based Learning in CTE

Introduction to Business Curriculum Resources

Microsoft Office 2010 Lesson Plans and Projects

What Is A Lesson Plan For Digital Learning?

Middle School Cyber Bullying Lessons

Is Health Information Technology a Good Career Choice?

Personal Qualities of a Health Care Worker: Part III

Personal Qualities of a Health Care Worker: Part II

Personal Qualities of a Health Care Worker: Part I

Lesson Plans for Web Research Skills: Part I

CTE Certification: Is Microsoft IT Academy Enough for Employers?

3 Introduction to Business Lesson Plans That Teach Entrepreneurship

Teaching Soft Skills with New Communication Exercises

Homework Debate: Pros and Cons

3 Big Points in the Technology in the Classroom Debate

Health Information Technology: What’s in a Name?

Kinesthetic Lesson Plans for Computer Applications Students

5 Tips for Keeping Students Engaged in Health Science Courses

4 Options for Discussions in a Blended Learning Classroom Setup

How to Start Using Digital Curriculum