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Middle School CTE Coursework

Middle school coursework in CTE subjects provides students with a foundation for success in high school CTE courses.

Following is a list of available middle school courses by grade. Beneath each course are the high school career clusters students would be prepared to enter after completing the course.

Engaging students in STEM Careers through Interactive Modules and Career Exploration

We are pleased to make available to all middle schools in the state Endeavor, by Everfi, a first-of-its-kind interactive program designed for middle school students. Learners engage with interactive content that reinforces key STEM skills while exploring exciting STEM careers that await!

To register for a free Endeavor account, Tennessee educators can go to https://platform.everfi.net/new_registration.

Middle School CTE Course Offerings

1Keyboarding may also be used with 4th and 5th grade students.

2Introduction to Social Health may also be used with 5th grade students.

1Keyboarding may also be used with 4th and 5th grade students.

2Introduction to Social Health may also be used with 5th grade students.

1Keyboarding may also be used with 4th and 5th grade students.

2Introduction to Social Health may also be used with 5th grade students.

Notes

  • Courses marked EBD are part of the Engineering by Design curriculum package and may require additional costs and training to implement.
  • Courses marked PLTW are part of the Project Lead the Way curriculum package and may require additional costs and training to implement
  • Middle school courses are not funded by career and technical education funds.
  • Learning Blade®, an interactive, web-based STEM curriculum focused on increasing student interest in and attitudes towards STEM careers. Students pursue engaging missions about real-world STEM problems in an entertaining game-based format while also learning about STEM careers and reviewing TN Ready Standards. Here you will find how Learning Blade® connects to the CTSO standards