ERIC Number: ED189363
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Driver Education Curriculum Guide. Energy Conservation.
Governor's Highway Safety Program Office, Columbus, OH.; Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.
Designed to provide high school students with information concerning energy-efficient driving, this curriculum guide covers techniques of conserving energy, efficient use of motor vehicles, safe driving techniques, and development of energy-efficient driving habits. The guide consists of six lessons: (1) Fuel Conservation: Why It Is Essential; (2) Vehicle Selection; (3) Fuel Efficient Driving; (4) Planning Travel; (5) Proper Vehicle Maintenance; and (6) Practicing Fuel-Efficient Driving. Each lesson follows a typical format that includes the lesson goal, lesson overview, lesson topics, suggested learning activities, related materials, objectives, content, and audiovisual materials. Appended material includes summary of fuel economy savings, a gas mileage worksheet, thirty-three fuel-saving tips, a sample on-road situations evaluation, and a student test. (LRA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Governor's Highway Safety Program Office, Columbus, OH.; Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.