ERIC Number: ED189414
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Motorcycle Safety Education. A Curriculum Guide.
Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.
This curriculum guide was produced to assist instructors of educational programs for novice motorcycle operators, automobile drivers, and all highway users. An introductory section discusses program implementation concerns, such as public relations, legal considerations, scheduling, staff, students, facilities, motorcycles, insurance, financial considerations, program evaluation, basic range set-up and range maneuvers. Eight lessons are included in the guide: (1) The Motorcycle in the Highway Transportation System; (2) Preoperation Preparation; (3) Preparing to Ride; (4) Riding; (5) Intermediate Riding Skills, (6) Environmental and Road Surface Conditions; (7) Motorcycle Selection, Insurance, Inspection, and Maintenance; and (8) Evaluation. Within each lesson the following information is provided: task, objectives, materials, references, range set-up, instruction, and supplementary activities. Lesson 8 provides methods of evaluating student achievement on performance objectives in lessons 1 through 7. Appended material includes applicable federal and Ohio laws, a motorcycle loan agreement, a program cost-out sheet, a suggested parental consent form, range cards, and a list of audiovisual instructional materials. (LRA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Governor's Highway Safety Program Office, Columbus, OH.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.