The AES CTE Blog

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

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Career Readiness | Employability Skills

Employability Skills Lesson Plans for Middle and High School

By: Bri Stauffer
December 9th, 2019

Middle and high school teachers are feeling the pressure to include employability skills lesson plans as part of their career readiness curriculum.

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Career Readiness | Middle School | Teachers Pay Teachers (TPT)

Review of Teachers Pay Teachers for Middle School Career Readiness

By: Bri Stauffer
November 28th, 2019

Are you scrambling to find career readiness lesson plans and activities to teach your classes?

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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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Career Exploration | Career Readiness

What Is Career Exploration & How Do You Teach It?

By: Chris Zook
October 9th, 2019

As a career readiness curriculum developer, we hear from thousands of teachers every year interested in teaching career exploration.

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Career Readiness | Customer Service

4 Best Customer Service Lesson Plans

By: Ken Richard
September 19th, 2019

Customer service is one of the most important skills to teach in a career readiness class. But it’s not always an easy topic to discuss in middle and high school courses. After all, you need lessons that help you teach customer service in a relatable way, and that’s a challenge at every grade level!

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Career Readiness | Public Speaking

4 Best Places to Find Middle School Public Speaking Lesson Plans

By: Bri Stauffer
September 3rd, 2019

Middle school career readiness classes often focus on skills like professionalism and communication.

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Career Readiness | High School | 21st Century Skills | Leadership

4 Best Leadership Lesson Plans for High School

By: Bri Stauffer
August 1st, 2019

When it comes to career readiness skills, most high school teachers focus on workplace skills like interviewing, professionalism, and customer service.

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