Accession Number:

ADA073787

Title:

Emergency Preparedness Education Program for North Carolina Schools.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Dec 77-Mar 79,

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA DEPT OF CRIME CONTROL AND PUBLIC SAFETY RALEIGH DIV OF CIVIL PREPAREDNESS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

105.0

Abstract:

The project reported, supported by the Defense Civil Preparedness Agency DCPA, is concerned with the development of a civil preparedness educational program for integration into elementary and secondary school curricula. The objectives of the project are to design and develop and educational program which will significantly broaden and enhance emergency preparedness education for young people. The program is designed to include 1 nature of and protective measures in natural and man-made disasters including nuclear attack 2 environmental problems and emergencies 3 individuals responsibilities as a citizen in the community. The general procedures in study guide development visualized the use of experienced teachers in a major role for development of a study guides learner performance objectives and learning experiences. Starting at kindergarten and proceeding through each grade level, the spiraling experience or block-building approach was used to design the study guide for each grade group or cluster.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE