AAFCS Pre-PAC Correlation - Education Fundamentals

Principles of Education and Training

Outline of Course TEKS
Education and Training Career Investigation
Careers in education and training 2 (A); 7 (A)
Career Portfolio 9 (A-B)
FREE! - Transferable skills needed in education and training 1 (D, G-I); 2 (B, E)
Personal interests and aptitudes 2 (E)
Importance of ethics and productive work habits and attitudes 1 (A, E-F, J); 2 (D)
Impact of career choice on personal lifestyle 1 (C), 2 (C)
Forecasting job profiles within the education and training career cluster 1 (B); 3 (B)
Societal Impact on Education
U.S. political and historical trends 3 (A)
Cultural and societal trends 3 (A)
Impact of technology 3 (A)
Teaching and Training
Roles and responsibilities of professionals in the field 4 (A); 7 (B)
Personal characteristics and aptitudes 4 (B); 7 (A, C)
Education, training, and advancement options 4 (C-D)
Professional Support Services
Roles and responsibilities of professionals in the field 5 (A)
Personal characteristics and aptitudes 5 (B)
Education, training, and advancement options 5 (C-D)
Administration and Administrative Support
Roles and responsibilities of professionals in the field 6 (A)
Personal characteristics and aptitudes 6 (B)
Education, training, and advancement options 6 (C-D)
Education and Career Planning
Relevant high school courses 8 (A-B)
Postsecondary programs and options 8 (C-D)

Contributors

  • Donita Garza, Family and Consumer Sciences teacher
  • Brenda Vadner, Family and Consumer Sciences teacher
  • Angelina Bencomo, Family and Consumer Sciences Education doctoral student, TTU
  • Marilyn Wragg, former director, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Cari Collins, Curriculum Specialist, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Patti Rambo, former director, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Derrick Pedersen, IT Specialist, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Becky Martinez, Business Coordinator/Editor, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Victoria Patton, Student Assistant, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences