ERIC Number: ED169382
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Wisconsin Driver and Traffic Safety Education: Teacher Preparation Guide. Bulletin Number 7221.
Wisconsin Univ., Whitewater.; Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
This guide identifies the minimum competencies necessary to teach and administer a high school driver and traffic safety education (DTSE) program and provides curricular suggestions for the University of Wisconsin System teacher preparation program. Course descriptions are listed for the following areas: general safety, traffic safety education, emergency care of the injured, problems and materials in driver education, laboratory instruction, behavioral aspects of accident prevention, alcohol and other drugs, methods of traffic safety, and practicum. Each course description contains a list of competencies (e.g., construct a budget report to the board of education for the DTSE program), competency content (e.g., instructional equipment costs, insurance, etc.), suggested learning experiences, and related resources. A complete list of learning experiences follows this section. A "Rules of the Road" test, a teacher's checklist, and a teacher/student exercise concerning drinking and driving are appended. A list of over 200 references (books, films, etc.) is also included. (CT)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Alcohol Education, Competency Based Teacher Education, Course Descriptions, Driver Education, Emergency Programs, Laboratory Training, Learning Activities, Minimum Competencies, Safety Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Education Curriculum, Teaching Guides, Traffic Safety
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Div. of Highway Safety Coordination, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Whitewater.; Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.