CTE Student Organizations
Texas Association of Future EducatorsThe Texas Association of Future Educators or TAFE (pronounced "taffy") is a co-curricular statewide student organization created to allow young men and women an opportunity to explore the teaching profession.
Future Farmers of AmericaFFA Activities are an integral part of the Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource Career Cluster. Opportunities for developing skills in leadership, cooperation and citizenship are provided through extension of classroom/laboratory learning experiences by membership and participation in FFA. Students enrolled in the following career clusters may have the opportunity to participate in an FFA student organization: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources; Agriculture & Construction.
Family Career and Community Leaders of AmericaFCCLA provides opportunities for growth and leadership education. Lifelong skills are developed through character education, critical thinking, interpersonal communications and career preperation. Students enrolled in the following career cluster(s) may have the opportunity to participate in an FCCLA student organization: Architecture & Construction.
Health Occupations Students of AmericaHOSA provides opportunities for leadership and citizenship development through membership and participation. This organization also provides social and work/skills interaction with team professionals who help guide students in selecting future health careers while instilling an attitude of pride and professionalism. Students enrolled in the following career cluster(s) may have the opportunity to participate in a HOSA student organization: Health Science.
Skills USASkills USA facilitates Trate and Industry, enhances curriculum and involves all students. Students develop essential skills such as communication and teamwork, as well as gain a competitive edge in the work force. Skills USA teaches the importance of developing leadership skills, positive attitudes and pride in workmanship. Students enrolled in the following career cluster(s) may have an opportunity to participate in Skills USA: Human Services, Transportation, and Distribution & Logistics.