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The iCEV CTE Blog

The latest ideas, tips, strategies and trends for CTE teachers and administrators.

Middle School | Lesson Plans | Computer Science

By: Brad Hummel
December 22nd, 2022

As a middle school computer science teacher, finding the right lesson plans to introduce your students to coding and computing can be tricky. Learning about subjects like basic languages and cybersecurity can be fun for young students, but you need lessons that are appropriate for their age and ability level.

Business Education | Computer Applications | Technology Curriculum | Texas | Computer Science

By: Brad Hummel
October 11th, 2022

If you teach business education in Texas, chances are you'll be asked to teach the Principles of Information Technology course. It’s critical to meet your TEKS for this course to ensure that your students are successful.


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Computer Applications | Coding and Programming | Middle School | Computer Science

By: Bri Stauffer
February 13th, 2020

As a curriculum developer, we speak with thousands of middle school teachers every year.

Computer Applications | Computer Science

By: Bri Stauffer
June 18th, 2019

School districts across the country are changing their computer course requirements to focus on computer science. With this change, computer apps teachers aren’t always sure what they should teach their students, let alone how to teach it!