Navigating the System

Description This contextualized curriculum module was developed by EDC in collaboration with industry partners, community college faculty and MCCWDTA project leadership. The module focuses on Integrating and presenting information and includes a healthcare scenario based on the role of a community health care worker. In addition to the scenario, the module includes the relevant Common Core and ABE standards; core instructional context related to teaching those standards; sample contextualized learning activities; sample contextualized test items; sample projects; and extension resources. The module is one of 36 contextualized curriculum modules developed by EDC for the MCCWDTA project. The full set of modules can be accessed and searched by content area and industry at the following website:
Primary Material Type:
Instructor and/or Advisor/Case Manager Support Materials
Other Material Types:
Student Support Materials
Quinsigamond Community College
Project Name:
Transformation Agenda
Funding Source:

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Industry Sector:
Developmental Education
Healthcare Support Occupations (31-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • None
Credential Type:
  • Other
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.