Essay on Community Teaching Proposal

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Community Teaching Work Plan Proposal
Directions: Develop an educational series proposal for your community using one of the following four topics which will be chosen within your CLC group:
Primary Prevention/Health Promotion
Planning Before Teaching: Name and Credentials of Teacher: | Estimated Time Teaching Will Last: 2 periods, approximately 50-55 minutes in length. | Location of Teaching: Urban High School | Supplies, Material, Equipment Needed: Laptop, Overhead Screen, Condoms, DVD, Chalk, Pens, Paper, Index Cards | Estimated Cost: Laptop is owned by teacher already, screen for PowerPoint provided by school, additional materials approximately $75-$100 dollars (including purchase of educational DVD). | Community and
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* Asking questions about sex and their bodies. * Actively engaged in sexual relations with others.

Learning Theory to Be Utilized: Explain how the theory will be applied.
According to Vygotsky, “the Social Development Theory argues that social interaction precedes development; consciousness and cognition are the end product of socialization and social behavior” (Learning-Theories.com).
As the author and presenter, I truly believe that teenagers’ biggest influences in their lives are their peers. I will use demonstrations and activities that encourage interaction, in hopes that the teens will in essence learn from one another. MTV and Facebook are very much engrained in the culture of adolescents; I believe using these examples in my presentation are representative of teens social behaviors, and in turn will steer them toward understanding the content of the proposal.

Goal: Healthy People 2010 (HP2010) objective(s) utilized as the goal for the teaching. Include the appropriate objective number and rationale for using the selected HP2010 objective (use at least one objective from one of the 24 focus areas). If an HP2010 objective does not support your teaching, explain how your teaching applies to one of the two overarching HP2010 goals.
Taken from Healthy People2020 list of objectives and statistical data/rationale, which can be found at:
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