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

Bri Stauffer

As a Marketing Content Creator, Bri writes relevant articles and documents for CTE and elective educators to help them have more success in the classroom. She enjoys working with teachers from across the US to help students find their passion and future career paths.

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Business Education | High School

5 Awesome International Business Lesson Plans for High School

By: Bri Stauffer
November 21st, 2017

If you’re like most high school business education teachers, you’ve probably spent some time searching for international business lesson plans. We know you are tired of using the same old lessons from your decades-old textbook. With how much the business world and international relations have changed that textbook is probably obsolete! You want relevant, engaging, and current lessons to help your students understand international business. These five resources are the best places to find lesson plans and activities to teach international business.

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Career and College Readiness | Career Readiness | Employability Skills | Life Skills | Elective Courses

7 Best Resources to Teach Workplace Readiness Skills

By: Bri Stauffer
October 26th, 2017

Every year we hear the same challenge from hundreds of middle and high school teachers. States now have standards for workplace readiness education. But even though more schools offer workplace readiness courses than ever before, it’s hard to find resources. You need lesson plans, projects, and other resources to teach workplace readiness skills! In this article, we’ll cover the 7 best places to find workplace skills lesson plans you can use for students in middle school and high school.

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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.

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CNA Certification | Health Science | HealthCenter21 | AES Updates

New Dementia Care Curriculum Module

By: Bri Stauffer
May 18th, 2017

We hear from health science teachers nearly every day about topics they would like to see us add to HealthCenter21. These comments from our community of teachers help us to decide what content to add to the Product Roadmap for future development. An example of this is our decision to create the Cultural, Social, and Ethnic Diversity module and Domestic Violence module due to the need our teachers expressed.

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Health Science | HealthCenter21 | AES Updates | Medical Office Assistant

Things To Know About the Medical Office Assistant Beta Modules

By: Bri Stauffer
May 15th, 2017

Many of our HealthCenter21 users have told us how much they and their students enjoy our newer modules like Diseases & Disorders and Domestic Violence. Because we have heard from you about how these new interactive lessons are helping your students learn better, the Product Team has decided to give the Medical Office Assistant modules a makeover.

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Career and Technical Education | CTE | Digital Curriculum | Teaching Strategies

Digital Curriculum for CTE: 3 Big Problems Teachers Face

By: Bri Stauffer
April 20th, 2017

Are you considering transitioning to digital curriculum for your CTE program? While there are many benefits that teachers, students, and even administrators receive from using a digital CTE curriculum, there are some issues as well. When reviewing our eLearning curriculum, CTE teachers have expressed worry about some specific challenges such as:

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eLearning | Computer Applications | Middle School

4 Big Benefits of eLearning for Computer Applications

By: Bri Stauffer
April 13th, 2017

Many computer applications teachers who are reviewing eLearning curriculum for their classroom ask us questions like: “How is eLearning curriculum different than lesson plans and activities I create myself?” and “Are there certain benefits of eLearning I can’t get from another curriculum option?”

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