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Overview of the NAF Curriculum:AOHTLaura FidlerNAF Curriculum [email protected]


“Teach your students to use what talents they have; the woods would be silent if no bird sang except those that sing best”

Anonymous


Driving Question for Principles of Hospitality and Tourism:“How can we best design an all-inclusive vacation package that is attractive to our peer demographic?”


What skills and types of knowledge would students need to produce a presentation like this?


Who is in the room?

  • Turn to your neighbor and introduce yourself. Share how long you’ve been an academy teacher and what HT courses you’ve taught.


Courses Offered


Structure of a NAF course

  • 1 semester (70 – 80 class periods)

  • Class periods are 50 minutes long

  • A NAF course is “one size fits most”

  • Includes a lesson on industry-related careers

  • Includes a culminating project

  • Advisory board is involved in every course


Structure of a NAF lesson

  • Each includes three main components: Lesson Plan, Student Resource, Teacher Resource; also includes PowerPoints, videos, and other file types

  • Each lesson includes an assessment product

  • Docs are in Word format to be edited as needed

  • Every lesson includes a literacy activity

  • Extensions and cross-curricular activities are provided at the end of each lesson


Look at a lesson

Read, Group, Share:

  • Which elements of this lesson are familiar to you?

  • What seems new and interesting to you?

  • How does this lesson address the following:

    • Engage students

    • Assess student understanding

    • Practice literacy

    • Introduce career-related skills


Look at Instructional Practices

  • Find and discuss these elements in the lesson using the Instructional Practices Graphic Organizer

  • Work independently or with a partner


Where are the courses?


NAF updates

  • Certification and Assessment

  • “What’s New” section of Teacher Resources

  • Revamping of NAF website

  • Career academies in the news


Get free professional development!

  • Gain greater familiarity with the curriculum and increase your skills by taking NAF eCollege online courses:

    • Basics of the NAF Curriculum (short module)

    • Teaching the NAF Curriculum (immersion course)


Thank You!


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