The AES CTE Blog

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

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Business Education | High School

Top 3 Business Management Lesson Plans for High School

By: Bri Stauffer
September 10th, 2019

Business teachers are required to teach a variety of topics like entrepreneurship, marketing, and economics.

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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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Keeping Students Engaged in CTE: Part 1

Do you struggle to keep your students engaged during your lessons?

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Health Science | High School

How Much Does Digital Health Science Curriculum Cost for High School?

By: Bri Stauffer
July 30th, 2019

Whether you have to change your health science class because of changing standards or a new certification program, finding a good curriculum is both exciting and frustrating.

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Health Science | High School | Lesson Plans | Sports Medicine

4 Best High School Sports Medicine Lesson Plans & Activities

By: Bri Stauffer
July 4th, 2019

When it comes to high school health science classes, it’s easy to find lesson ideas for introductory concepts like health career exploration or medical terminology. But when it comes to high school sports medicine courses, there aren’t many options out there. Fortunately, there are a handful of stellar resources filled with lessons for you!

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Career Readiness | High School | 21st Century Skills

How to Teach Initiative to High School Students

By: Bri Stauffer
May 23rd, 2019

It’s never easy to teach students how to take initiative. How do you know which students are comfortable with initiative, and how do you help the ones who need it? On top of that, how do you know students have mastered initiative for the workplace? One teacher told us that employers list “initiative” as the biggest issue they face with new employees coming from work-based learning programs. So how can you motivate your students to take initiative in the classroom and the workplace?

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Health Science | High School | Medical Terminology

4 Best Medical Terminology Activities for High School

By: Bri Stauffer
March 14th, 2019

Knowing medical terms is crucial for success in the health care workplace. Because of this, you need to be sure your students have those terms down pat! While you could stick with in-class lectures and flashcards for memorizing, that’s not always the best way for your students to learn (and retain) information. With something as critical as medical terminology, you can do more! That’s why you it’s a great idea to add medical terminology activities to your curriculum. But where do you start?

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