The AES CTE Blog

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

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Digital Curriculum | Health Science

The 5 Biggest Problems with Digital Curriculum

By: Chris Zook
June 11th, 2019

Digital curriculum is one of the most recent additions to teaching technology. As a result, it comes with its pros and cons. At AES, we talk about the pros a lot — and for good reason. We develop digital curriculum to help teachers teach and students learn. Still, there are always drawbacks to using different teaching resources.

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Health Science | NHA CET | EKG

4 Best Tools to Teach EKG Interpretation to Health Science Students

By: Bri Stauffer
June 4th, 2019

CTE health science teachers across the US need to teach their students how to accurately read EKG strips. This is required for students who want to take the NHA CET exam after completing their program. But not all health science teachers have the time and resources to create real-life scenarios and activities to help their students learn about different arrhythmias.

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Keeping Students Engaged in CTE: Part 1

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Health Science | NHA CCMA | Medical Assisting | AMCA CMAC

NHA CCMA vs. AMCA CMAC: What’s the Difference?

By: Bri Stauffer
May 30th, 2019

Medical assisting is one of the most popular health science classes in the country, and almost every one of those classes ends with a certification exam.

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Health Science | NOCTI

NOCTI Health Assisting vs. NOCTI Medical Assisting: What’s the Difference?

By: Bri Stauffer
April 25th, 2019

Choosing a health science assessment for your students to take can be a daunting task.

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Health Science | EHR

REVIEW: 5 Electronic Health Records (EHR) Providers That Teachers Have Tried

By: Bri Stauffer
April 23rd, 2019

Health science teachers across the US are scrambling to give their CTE students hands-on practice with electronic health records.

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Health Science | Middle School

REVIEW: Project Lead the Way’s Middle School Health Science Lessons

By: Bri Stauffer
April 16th, 2019

CTE health science courses are quickly moving into middle schools. As a result, there’s a growing need for middle school health science instructional materials.

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