The things you will learn during Driver Education

Driver’s Ed - on the Net® you will learn about the Rules Of The Road during drivers education

Lesson Plan for Driver’s Ed - on the Net®

Lesson 1:

  • Driving Responsibilities
  • Driving: A Privilege, not a Right
  • Operating a Motor Vehicle is a serious Responsibility
  • Obeying the literal interpretation of the Law
  • Common Courtesy is a Key to Traffic Safety
  • Importance of Driver Education
  • History of the Automobile


  • Lesson 2:
  • Human Physical and Psychological Issues
  • Physical Nature of the Driver
  • Psychological Nature of the Driver
  • Drugs and Alcohol, in brief


  • Lesson 3:
  • The Effect of Natural Forces on your Vehicle
  • Natural Forces affecting Driving, general
  • The Force of Gravity
  • The law of Inertia
  • Potential Energy
  • Kinetic Energy
  • Momentum
  • The Force of Friction
  • Centrifugal Force
  • Forces in a Crash


  • Lesson 4:
  • Driving Responsibilities
  • Recognizing traffic signs
  • Recognizing traffic lights
  • Pavement Markings


  • Lesson 5:
  • Licensing and Registration
  • Scope of Vehicle Code
  • Driver Licenses and the Vehicle Code
  • Types of Driver Licenses and Permits
  • Obtaining a Driver License
  • Requirements of Licensed Drivers
  • Actions taken against Drivers and their Licenses
  • Vehicle Registration and the Vehicle Code
  • Automobile Ownership: Responsibility and Registration


  • Lesson 6:
  • Vehicle Components and Systems
  • Vehicle Systems and Components
  • Legal use of safety equipment
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Economic Operation of a Motor Vehicle
  • Purchase and Financing a Vehicle
  • Protecting yourself and your Vehicle
  • Movie: Vehicle Maintenance

    Lesson 7:
  • Rules of the Road and Safe Driving Practices: Urban and Rural Driving
  • Issues of particular Importance in Urban Driving
  • Freeways
  • Driving on open Roads
  • Passing
  • Movie: Vehicle Maintenance

    Lesson 8:
  • Accidents - Causes and Prevention
  • Traffic Accidents, Introduction
  • Traffic Accidents, physical Factors
  • Traffic Accidents, psychological Factors
  • Traffic Accidents, Driver Behavior
  • Emergency Situations, general
  • Emergency Situations, mechanical Failure
  • Emergency Situations, other
  • Emergency Breakdowns on the Roadway
  • Hazardous Roadways
  • Hazardous Weather and other natural Phenomena
  • Accident Avoidance and Prevention
  • Accident Avoidance, defensive Driving
  • Accident Avoidance, specific Types of Collisions
  • Protecting yourself in an unavoidable Accident
  • Procedures when involved in an Accident
  • Accidents and Emergency Scenes, when you are not involved
  • Financial Responsibility


  • Lesson 9:
  • Sharing the Road
  • Sharing the Road with Pedestrians
  • Sharing the Road with School Busses
  • Sharing the Road with Bicyclists
  • Sharing the Road with Animals
  • Sharing the Road with large Trucks
  • Sharing the Road with slow moving Vehicles
  • Sharing the Road, Work Zones
  • Sharing the Road with Emergency Vehicles
  • Sharing the Road with Motorcycles
  • Sharing the Road with Trains
  • Sharing the Road with light Trolleys and light Rail
  • Sharing the Road through Carpooling
  • Sharing the Road when Lane Usage changes


  • Lesson 10:
  • Alcohol and Drugs
  • Alcohol and its Effect on driving
  • Drugs and their effect on driving
  • Avoiding accidents involving drugs and alcohol
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