12 Marketing Lesson Plans for Busy Teachers

12 Marketing Lesson Plans for Busy Teachers

If you’re like most business educators, you’ve probably asked yourself or others “Where can I find some good marketing lesson plans for high school students?” We know you don’t mean the same ones from your decades-old textbook. You want relevant, engaging lessons to help your students grow their knowledge of marketing. So where do we begin? […]

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Need Career Readiness Activities?

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by Sarah Layton How can I teach career readiness curriculum when I’m not a career readiness expert? Teachers of all types are being asked to incorporate career readiness activities into their curriculum. Add to that that the curriculum must be engaging and with a real-life context for students. Yet teachers do not have as many resources available to help […]

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Microsoft Excel Test Prep for Your Students

Microsoft Excel Test Prep for Your Students

In speaking with computer applications educators, I have often heard the question “Where can I find Microsoft Excel test prep materials for my students?” Many of those instructors are looking for resources to help their students prepare to take the Microsoft Office Specialist exams. If you’re among those teachers searching to help students succeed on […]

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3 Easy Ways of Implementing Technology in the Classroom

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by Sarah Layton Is there an easy way to implement technology in the classroom? Why is implementing technology in the classroom such a struggle for teachers? Many teachers struggle for several reasons. They are intimidated by the idea of using technology in the classroom. They don’t have the time to go about implementing it. Or […]

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The Health Science Technology Teacher: Lesson Plan Hell

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How can a health science technology teacher spend less time creating lesson plans and content? Is there a faster, more efficient way? Does any of this sound like you? Each of these comments came directly from emails sent from health science technology teachers. I’m guessing you can relate to some of them, right? Health science technology […]

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Health Science High School Curriculum and ELL Students

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by Sarah Layton Every week, and nearly every day, I get the desperate question, “Do you have your health science high school curriculum in Spanish?” or “How can I help my ELL students be successful with my health science curriculum?” Every. Single. Week. The ELL reality… And it’s no surprise considering that according to the […]

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Your Dream Toolbox of Medical Terminology Activities

Medical Terminology Activities for Your Dream Toolbox

Working with health science instructors on a daily basis has given us a little bit of insight when it comes to what topics are important to those of you in healthcare education. One question we’ve heard a number of times is “Where can I find medical terminology activities?” Well have we got a surprise for […]

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Employability Lesson Plans That Make Your Students Shine

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by Sarah Layton We get a host of questions centered on “How can I make employability lesson plans engaging and age appropriate for middle and high school students?” What are important employability characteristics? Before we can begin to find employability lesson plans, we first need to be clear on what employability characteristics are critical right now. The National […]

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How to Retain CTE Teachers in Health Science Programs

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by Sarah Layton This past week, a CTE director in a large district in Texas was looking for ways to address an issue for them: how to retain high-quality CTE teachers and reduce teacher turnover in their programs. This is a challenge in the Health Science Career Pathway because the best qualified health science CTE […]

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Help Your Students Prep for MOS Certification Tests

Help Students Prep for MOS Certification Tests

We cover many Microsoft Office applications in our curriculum, and we often receive the question “How can I prepare my students for the Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2013 Exam?” Though we may not cover every bit of content your students need to know in order to become a Microsoft Office Specialist, we can certainly help […]

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