The Man-Up (Motivating Attitudes that Nurture an Understanding of your Potential Institute Guide) consists of a curriculum guide focusing on strategies and activities to enhance life skills, college and career readiness, utilizing best practices that are responsive to the needs of diverse adolescent males. Each module includes research-based best practices about the topics addressed in the module and includes a suggestive PowerPoint presentation that can be utilized for implementation of the module content. The guide also includes an educator-and-parent section with resources to extend knowledge and skills participants learn beyond the institute module session. Each module delivery format is based upon an adaptive 5E model of teaching and learning (engage, explore, explain, extend, evaluate). The guide also includes a section with sample letters, forms, and templates that can be used to customize the program for your school or organization. The institute consists of six specific modules, an aintroductory session, a and a final alaunching for successa session. Students will engage in reflective writing utilizing the aMan-Upa reflective journal (Purchased Separately) throughout the institute. The intent of the guide is to serve as life skills, career and college readiness, as well as a prevention-intervention program that supports the continuation of safe and drug-free schools in secondary campuses and career and college readiness preparedness focusing on, but not limited to, the following: aIncreasing academic student performance aIncreasing student attendance aReducing student dropout rates aUnderstanding the impact of their culture within the school and community environment aReducing school violence such as bullying, date violence, and gang violence aBuilding relational capacity between teacher and student and home and school aImproving self-advocacy, self-determination, and self-motivation aIncreasing leadership and civic engagement The Man-Up Institute Guide is also aligned to the goals of National Initiative: My Brotheras Keeper. The Book covers the following: aBackground Information aIntroductory Session: Juntos for Umoja: The Commitment: Coming Together for Unity aModule 1: The Whole Me aModule 2: Aiming for Success aModule 3: The Healthy MeaaMind-Body-Soula aModule 4: Personal Safety Tools aModule 5: Leadership, Self-Management Responsibility, and Financial Literacy aModule 6: The Model Man: Social, Emotional, and Civic Skills aThe Launch: Launch to SuccessaThe CelebrationaA Family EventU.S.. CITIZENSHIP. TEST. ANSWERS. The questions and answers below were selected randomly from the official list of 100 questions for the study materials for the civics test. The 100 civics (history and government) questions and answersanbsp;...
|Title||:||"Man-Up" Institute Guide|
|Author||:||DR. MARVA T. DIXON|
|Publisher||:||Trafford Publishing - 2015-07-07|