Injury Prevention & Safety
EEND 615Injury Prevention and Safety
exams the history, philosophy, and procedures of safety and accident
prevention with emphasis on areas related to physical activity, athletics,
household, industrial, workplace, school and traffic safety. This course is
taught entirely on line with mentor support.
Driver Task Analysis
EEND 616 (Introduction to
Driver Task Analysis forms the backbone of the
curriculum, administration, legal, organizational, financial and procedural
aspects of Driver Education. This course will prepare prospective Driver
Education teachers to develop, maintain and evaluate existing as well as new
This course is taught entirely on line with mentor
Methods of Teaching
Driver Education Classroom
classroom methods course contains two major objectives: one concentration of
the clinical aspects and methods of teaching Driver Education in the
classroom, and the development of strategies, content and materials, using a
variety of instructional methods. This course is taught on line with 3
required classroom observations with cooperating Driver Education teachers.
Methods of Teaching
Driver Education Behind the Wheel
course examines methods for delivering a sequential in-vehicle phase of a
Driver Education program. Includes program organization, route and lesson
design, instructional delivery methods, verbal cues, and assessment of
behind-the-wheel lessons in a dual controlled vehicle. In addition,
Emergency and Evasive Manuevers and Procedures are included in this class.
This course will require the Teacher Endorsement candidate to be present for
3 in-car observations under the direct supervision of a ISBE Certified
Driver Education teacher.
This course examines the methods for delivering the Simulation and Range
phase of Driver Education. Includes Simulation and Range program
organization, development, design, scheduling and teaching strategies and
techniques. This course will also require the Teacher Endorsement candidate
to be present for field experience at a high school that provides these
phases of instruction.
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