Navigators' Program Senior High (9th - 12th Grades)
The Navigators' Program is designed to extend the learning
experiences taught through Learning for Life's Builders Program for
seventh and eighth grade students. Just as the word "navigators"
implies, the program serves to guide youngsters in making a
successful transition from high school into real-world endeavors,
including post-secondary education, acquiring a job, being a
productive citizen, and establishing and maintaining positive
relationships with others. There are two (2) books in the
Navigators' series. One book is entitled: "A Personal Compass for
Daily Living". It includes lessons in three chapters:
- Habits of Character
- Service to Others
- Ethical Dilemmas
A DVD entitled "Personal Safety Awareness" is included with Book
One. This DVD covers youth protection issues facing high school
students. A meeting Guide for Personal Safety Awareness which can be
used with high school aged youth. Guide is available at the below
link in English and Spanish.
The Leadership Workshop Series DVD ROM is now available as a
printed book called "Leadership Development Guidebook for Teenage
Youth". It includes the 16 Workshops as well as options on how to
organize the workshops. A sample certificate for local reproduction
is also included. It can be ordered through your local Learning for
Life office (32148).
A Character Achievement Award is also available.
The second book is called "A Roadmap for the Future". Lessons in
this book are included in these chapters:
- Life Skills
- Career Education
- College Life
Book two features a CD ROM included with the teacher's edition.
It is called the Life Choices a Career Game. This is an interactive
game that presents situations that require a selection that involves
character and could have career implications. The game culminates
with an interactive job interview. See the
online demo of this game.
Students using this book can work on earning the Career
Achievement Award in one of 12 different career clusters.