Texas Career and Technical Education

21st Century Career Education Programs
Prepare Texas Learners for College and Career Readiness

Welcome Texas CTE Teachers! Savvas is a next–generation learning company that combines new ideas, new ways of thinking, and new ways of interacting to create innovative learning solutions. As the official distributor for Pearson to K-12 schools and districts, Savvas offers 21st Century CTE programs that help Texas learners discover career pathways and achieve academic and career success. These learning materials provide relevance, real–world application, and the highest quality content. Materials align with the TEKS, incorporate career exploration and 21st Century Skills, and include strong instructional support to ensure learners meet desired course outcomes. These programs prepare Texas learners for industry–recognized certifications.

Savvas offers career and technical education programs that help learners achieve college and career readiness. Savvas Learning Company is the official distributor for Pearson in offering effective, hands-on content in CTE programs to K-12 schools and districts.

The following Custom Texas Editions are now available for your consideration.


Texas Edition
Fundamentals of Computer Science

Fundamentals of Computer Science, published by Pearson, is an ideal resource for students beginning their exploration of the fascinating field of computer science. In addition to learning essential computer concepts, students will learn the problem-solving and reasoning skills that are the foundation of computer science careers.



Texas Edition
Computer Science 1

Computer Science I, published by Pearson, teaches students to design, implement, and present creative computer programs. Students will gain an understanding of the principles of computer science and positive digital citizenship through the study of operations, systems, and concepts.



Texas Edition
Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease: An Interactive Journey for Health Professionals

Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease: An Interactive Journey for Health Professionals, 2nd Edition, published by Pearson, adopts a unique approach to this essential course for health science students. Written in an engaging, conversational style, the text uses a theme of a journey, richly interwoven with relatable analogies and current events that students actually enjoy reading.



Texas Edition
Medical Terminology: A Living Language

Medical Terminology: A Living Language, 2nd Edition, published by Pearson, uses a carefully constructed learning system to help students master the medical language and apply this knowledge to real-world contexts.



Texas Edition
Health Science Theory: Career Pathways and Essentials

Health Science Theory: Career Pathways and Essentials, 1st Edition, published by Pearson, provides students with the skills they need to become competent and productive healthcare workers.



Texas Edition
Introduction to Engineering

Introduction to Engineering, published by Pearson, provides an overview of engineering as a profession as well as an introduction to the tools and processes used in a variety of engineering disciplines.



Texas Edition
Forensic Science: An Introduction

A clear introduction to the technology of the modern crime laboratory for non-scientists Forensic Science: An Introduction, High School Edition, published by Pearson, uses clear writing, case studies, and modern technology to reveal the essence of forensic science.



Texas Edition
Personal Financial Literacy

Teach your students the principles for taking control of their financial future! Personal Financial Literacy, 4th edition, published by Pearson, teaches students the essential financial management skills they need to succeed in college and careers.



Texas Edition
Career and College Exploration

Career and College Exploration, Publish by Pearson, is a broad exploration of career opportunities and the rewards of different career pathways. It provides the essential tools that students need to set and achieve career and academic goals and make positive decisions that will affect their futures.



Foundations of Teaching

Foundations of Teaching, published by Pearson, introduces students to the pivotal role teachers play in forming individuals and shaping society. The text emphasizes the opportunities for teachers to impart knowledge and foster critical thinking for the next generation of citizens and leaders.



The Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician, published by Pearson, introduces students to the scope and skills of one of the fastest growing occupations in the country. The text meets professional regulations and requirements as well as teaching the skills and practices of a healthcare professional.


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