Career and Technical Education


Career and Technical Education
Continuous Learning Framework Resources

Recommended Resources

  • Link to instructions on accessing iCEV curriculum and student licenses for all CTE content areas.

  • Resource from from Pittsburg State University:

    • To post lessons or tips to share with your colleagues, follow these simple steps:

      • Login to the portal using your email and password

      • If you are new to the portal > Register

    • This webpage is full of great lesson ideas connecting CTE with other curriculums.

  • Career Clusters and Pathways in Career & Technical Education website details the different pathways, requirements, etc.

  • Work Based Learning


Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (All Pathways in AFNR)

  • Google Folder with documents and links for ag ed resources

  • Ag Education Discussion Lab Public Group offers educators a place to discuss, ask questions, and post ideas.

  • Teach Ag - Wakelet webpage - A compilation of resources for agriculture teachers to help them sustain the learning experience for their students during extended time away from school (AKA here's some items that might help you handle closing for COVID19)

  • AET offers teachers a platform for online journaling of work based programs (SAE) and Record Keeping/Finances.

  • Purdue Agriscience Education and communication (Online modules)

    • Animal Science, Plant Science, Natural Resources

  • Links to all sorts of resources on Agriculture education

    • K-5, 6-12, Virtual Farm Tours

    • Links to all sorts of commodity websites

    • Simulations and DIY lesson plans

  • Remote Teaching Resources full of unique, free content to boost learning about FFA and agriculture either online or in print.

  • These guides give an overview of SAEs, explain how SAEs work, and provide SAE options, implementation tips and appendices, including learning plans, career plan templates, supervision plans and much more

  • Portal for agriculture education teachers. Need to register but has lots of training videos on small engines and other resources.


Architecture & Construction Manufacturing Transportation

  • KCCTE Research Library

--Architecture, Construction, Machine Tool, Manufacturing, Welding, CAD

  • Lessons, materials, and websites for these pathways and curriculums are found on KCCTE Library 

  • Online learning options for construction education

  • Woodworking Industry Information (They have links to everything from how-to videos to board foot calculators and facts sheets on cutting your own lumber and millwork).

  • S/P2

  • Electude

    •  (available until the end of the semester at no charge)


Law, Public Safety, & Security

  • Law and Public Safety Education Network (LAPSEN)

  • National Institute of Justice

  • PoliceOne training options

  • Kansas Laws and Procedures

  • scroll down to forensic crime science lesson plans, files, folders, etc 



  • MIT Open Courseware


  • OCW makes the materials used in the teaching of MIT's subjects available on the Web

  •  free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

  • Class Central

  • Open Culture


Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications Information Technology  and AV Communications & Visual Arts

  • Adobe Spark

  • Create impactful social graphics, web pages, and short videos using Adobe Spark

  • Canva

  • Canva is a graphic design platform that allows users to create social media graphics, presentations, posters and other visual content. It is available on web and mobile, and integrates millions of images, fonts, templates and illustrations


Business Pathways (Business Management & Administration, Finance, Marketing) 

  • MBA Research Consortium(MBA Research States Connect flyer)

  • Daniels Ethics Flyer and Daniels Fund LAP List

  • Kansas Council for Economic Education:  Resources

  • Online resources for economics

  • Lessons and education resources


Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)

  • The Curriculum Center for Family & Consumer Sciences—Texas Tech University

  • Facebook page offers support for teachers to post ideas as well as ask questions of current and former FACS teachers.

  • FCCLA Chapters, look to the national programs for activities and lesson plans, the competitive events for project based learning parameters (and they have rubrics that can be used or modified for evaluation purposes) and lesson plans


Education and Training & Human Services

  • Skills to Succeed Academy

    • Click this link and “Register Now:” 

  • Use the access codes below for free access to resources from the Skills to Succeed (S2S) Academy developed by ACTE. The S2S Academy, an online experience for students, features an engaging multimedia interface that delivers high-quality career planning, job exploration and a unique ‘flight simulator for job seekers’. (Be sure to use these unique FCCLA codes: Advisers access code: 04ATfl9999 Student access code: 04ATfl)

  • This resource has many online resources, virtual classroom ideas and contests which could be used as classroom assignments. Membership is required at the time for EdRising


Hospitality & Tourism

--listed under FCS Pathway

  • Google Document created by CTE Consultant Don Gifford listing resources for pathway (includes some social science resources for K-12)

  • Google folder with multiple resources for health science teachers