Features & Benefits


Features & Benefits


All lesson plans are available online any time, any where, on any device. We’re even open Sundays.

Apply to all Technical Careers

Contribute to technical occupations in all 12 Career Clusters of the State Directors of Career and Technical Education. Aligned to applicable Occupational Skill Standards and Common Core Learning Standards.

On-the-Job Application

Instruction focuses on how content is used on the job. Occupational Profiles reveal how technicians use the skills.


Written especially for online reading, understanding, and retention, with measurable learning objectives. The eText is targeted to ages 16 through young adult. The ePlan supplements and reinforces learning.

Accurate Content

Every lesson is written and reviewed by content experts.


Everything is reviewed and renewed periodically. The eText eliminates the need for soon-to-be obsolete text books.


Parts of lessons may be selected to augment existing instruction. Lessons may be combined to create stand-alone course(s).


The more lessons you learn, the more you save.

Assessment Tools

Practice eQuizzes, Attitude eSurveys, and Comprehensive Performance Examinations provide testing for credentialing.


Successful students may be certified by the Soft Technical Skills Institute at www.the-stsi.com and receive wallet cards and digital badges for job seeking and advancement.

Improve Instruction

Instructor competence is enhanced. Every ePlan includes everything needed to teach the lesson. Describes step-by-step procedures for deductive approaches of lecture/discussion or “flipped classroom.” Same for inductive approaches, such as Problem-Solving, Applied-Research, or Project-Based instructional strategies.

Broad Application

Lessons may be used in career-focused high schools, community colleges, technical institutes, proprietary training, in-house corporate training, military, corrections, and other settings.

Continuous Support

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