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Welcome! On this page you will find links to products and services offered by LMCI geared towards providing career counselors and teachers with the materials, tools, and information they need to more effectively provide career counseling.

Resources for Counselors and Teachers

HB 5 Webnars

HB 5 Webinars

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has been working with our academic partners to create a webinar series that features our role with The Foundation High School Program legislation (HB 5). These webinars highlight what we do, as a state agency, for students, parents, teachers, counselors, and all academics in regard to career and college exploration.

Foundation High School Program Endorsement Career Links

Foundation High School Program Endorsement Career Links

Get the information your High School student needs to succeed in their educational endeavors! Foundation High School Program Endorsement Career Links will provide you with information regarding the new graduation requirements established by House Bill 5, 83rd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, 2013.

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Foundation High School Endorsement Bulletins

This series of bulletins takes a closer look at each endorsement area and connects those endorsement pathways to career opportunities. Each comprehensive issue contains vital information about the guidelines of the Foundation High School program and endorsement selection requirements. In addition, they feature careers that are specific to each endorsement area and the accompanying labor market information for each job title.

career-endorsement crosswalk

Career-Endorsement Crosswalk

Use this excel spreadsheet, co-created by Texas Workforce Commission and Texas Education Agency experts, to help you discover which Foundation High School Program endorsements align with each individual occupation title in the state. Some occupations align with one primary endorsement while others also have secondary endorsement recommendations. Keep in mind, any occupation that has the potential to align with more than one endorsement was assigned the Multi-Disciplinary distinction. Use the first sheet in the file to see all occupations titles, or click on the sheet tabs across the bottom to look at the occupations in each individual endorsement area.

Video Tutorials

Video Tutorials

Our education partners value the data available through the Texas Workforce Commissionís online tools. The video tutorials on this page will show you step-by-step how to get the most out of these tools, and discover practical ways to use this information.

Hotline

Hotline

The LMCI Career Information Hotline provides free career information to Texas students and educators. The Hotline operates 8:00-5:00 CST, Monday through Friday. Callers calling during non-business hours may leave requests on voice-mail.

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Texas Job Hunters Guide

Texas Job Hunters Guide

The Texas Job Hunter's Guide provides comprehensive yet succinct instructions to guide job-seekers in their search for self-sustaining employment. Its direct, simple language ensures that students and other first-time workers can read and apply its suggestions on their own. Its one-topic-per-page format allows employment counselors and teachers to easily incorporate it in their lessons, job search seminars and other meetings.

Succeed at Work

Succeed at Work

Succeed at Work details all you need to know to be a great employee as told by Texas employers and workers. This magazine's topics range from your first day on the job to making plans to resign, and everything in between. Whether you're an employer, employee, counselor or teacher, you can't afford NOT to buy Succeed at Work for yourself and others!
Click here to view the Spanish/English Express Publications

Why Study This?

Why Study This?

Students are always asking why they should study various subjects, especially the more challenging subjects like math and science. Why Study This?? is a collection of interviews with twenty people who work in math- and science-related fields. Its aim is to engage middle school students and encourage them to take as much math and science in high school as possible.

Top 10 Career Tips

Top 10 Career Tips

Check out Top 10 Career Tips! Now available in poster and brochure sizes.



TPEIR

TPEIR

The Texas Public Education Information Resource (TPEIR) website provides reports and data on Texas educational topics and trends. These reports combine multiple data sources to produce useful information about Texas public school students from PK through college and into the workforce. Teacher certification and school district staff reports are also available.

Texas CREWS

Texas CREWS

(www.txcrews.org) The Texas Consumer Resource for Education and Workforce Statistics (Texas CREWS) is an interactive dashboard tool providing comparative information about Texas public 2-year and 4-year postsecondary institutions. By evaluating programs and institutions on the basis of resultant wages and student loan levels, Texas CREWS will allow parents and students to make informed decisions about college and get the best return on their educational investment.