Lesson 1. Explore Your Community

This lesson will help you discover what socio-economic conditions are negatively impacting your community and map the local resources that are available to help you address, reduce and/or eliminate them.
Dana Jewel Harris · Friday, Feb 08 2019 3:02PM
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LESSON 1
EXPLORE YOUR COMMUNITY
COMMUNITY ECOSYSTEM DIGITAL BADGE

MICRO-CREDENTIAL PROFILE
Achievement Domain: Leadership, Team-Building & Problem Solving

ACTIVITY AT A GLANCE:
This lesson will help you demonstrate your ability to identify the socio-economic conditions that impact the health of your community’s ecosystem.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?
Service Goals & Activities
In this lesson, you will learn how to:

  • Develop an impact solution that addresses a socio-economic condition within your community.
  • Research and identify the organizations that can help address socio-economic conditions within your community.
  • Use digital and social media to map your community’s ecosystem.
  • Demonstrate your ability to identify opportunities for growth, success & sustainability that exist within your community.

WHAT CAN I EARN?

Lesson 1 Digital Badge Collection
The following digital badges are awarded when you can demonstrate your ability to:

  • Community Ecosystem – Identify the socio-economic conditions that define the health of your community
  • STEAM Career Clusters – Identify which companies represent STEAM Career Clusters in your community and the impact each industry has on the health of your community. 

Materials Needed:

  • Money Guide for Young Entrepreneurs Activity Guide (optional)
  • Community On Demand STEAM Education & Life Skills Development Card Game (optional)
  • Youth Waiver (ages 17 & under)
  • Photo/Media Consent & Release Form
  • Notebook paper
  • Pen or pencil(optional)

Proof of Work Submission Forms:

  • Community Ecosystem Health Assessment
  • Community Ecosystem Mapping Grid
  • Community On Demand Skills Assessment Worksheet

About Instructor

Dana Jewel Harris

Sometimes, I am super awesome!

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Course Includes

  • 6 Lessons
  • 8 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate
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