Lead Teacher: Sean Matthews………..327-7071 LHS Driver Education: Alex Adams…………327 - 7800 ext. 8081 Bryan Wilcox..……...327 - 7018 Ron Russ……………327 - 7081 Carrie Niemet……….327 - 7800 ext. 8017 Dan Gooris………….327 - 7234 Adam Stuart…………327 - 7800ext. 8010
Safety Developing Defensive Drivers Knowledge of Laws
Classroom: The State requires 30 Hours Classroom: We meet 42 Hours over the course of a semester. State Requirements Our LHS Program BTW: The State requires 6 hours. BTW / Simulation: We meet a little over 7 hours per semester with our combination of Simulation and Driving on the road. This allows us to exceed the state required minimum of six hours of certified driving instruction.
The enormous responsibility they have to themselves and others. Seat belt laws Hands at 10 and 2 or 9 and 3 for proper steering No “rolling stops” Complete stops Always check intersections left-right-left. Proper use of mirror and shoulder checks. How to “communicate” with other drivers. (Turn signals, horn, brake lights, and headlights.) Maintaining proper following distance (3+ seconds) Defensive driving tactics.
Keep lessons under 30 min. Begin slowly Know instruments and controls Stay away from heavy traffic Practice during the day Review previous lessons Be Calm Be Patient Be Positive Trunk Monkey Trunk Monkey
Hand Position Emergency Brake Shift to Neutral Commentary Driving
Check with your provider Know the Law – Curfew Good Student Discount Clean Record
Department of Driver's Education Supervisor: Patti Mascia firstname.lastname@example.org 847-327-7188 Lead Teacher: Sean Matthews email@example.com 847-327-7071 Faculty: Alex Adams firstname.lastname@example.org Dan Gooris email@example.com Carrie Niemet firstname.lastname@example.org Ron Russ email@example.com Adam Stuart firstname.lastname@example.org Bryan Wilcox email@example.com