GED Life Skills Curriculum

Taking Care of Yourself: Making the Transition from Corrections to Work, Education & Daily Life” is a free, reproducible, 18-unit curriculum developed by Leon County School’s Adult & Community Education School through a grant from the Florida Department of Education. The curriculum provides a wide variety of lessons and activities designed to facilitate successful transition to reentry. The lessons in this curriculum are designed to foster skills relevant to the new GED® while addressing the work readiness, education and life skills needs of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated adults. Most lessons are also highly relevant to students in ABE, GED® and ESOL classrooms.

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ACE Leon Human Services Resource Guide 2020-2021

ACE Leon Transitions Table of Contents

ACE Leon Transitions Skills Chart 2019

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 1 Making the Transition Preparing for Life After Release

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 1A Understanding Citizenship

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2 Exploring Interests, Skills and Talents

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2A Career Clusters Architecture & Construction

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2B Career Clusters Business Management and Administration

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2C Career Clusters Education and Training

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2D Career Clusters Health Science

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2E Career Clusters Hospitality and Tourism

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2F Career Clusters Human Services

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2G Career Clusters Information Technology

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2H Career Clusters Manufacturing

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2I Career Clusters Marketing and Sales

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 2J Career Clusters Transportation Distribution and Logistics

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 3 Making Choices and Setting Goals

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 4 Exploring Options and Opportunities

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 5 Investigating the World of Work

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 6 Finding a Job

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 7 Showing Off Your Best Self

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 8 Keeping a Job

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 9 Reading Thinking GED and Beyond

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 9A Evidence based Writing Practice

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 10 Preparing for Postsecondary Success

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 11 Dealing with Stress

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 12 Staying Healthy

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 13 Eating Right

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 14 Building Healthy Relationships

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 14A Social and Communication Skills

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 15 Understanding the Effects of Alcohol and Drugs

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 16 Parenting Wisely

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 17 Finding Housing and Preventing Homelessness

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 18 Understanding Finances

ACE Leon Transitions Unit 19 Writing Your Autobiography

ACE Leon Transitions Workforce Readiness Class 6 Week Course

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