ERIC Number: ED156833
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Models for Consumer and Homemaking Education.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
The purpose of the project reported here involving six high schools and one community college in California was to implement and evaluate consumer education curriculum models comprised of instructional modules developed by teachers in each of the participating schools. After presenting a brief overview of the project, this report describes the seven curriculum models. Described for each are the following: administrators and department staff, the school community, the school, the consumer and homemaking education department, special features of the program, goals for consumer education, aspects of consumer education taught in courses, and staff evaluation of the project outcomes. Appended to the report are a status report of curriculum models form, a student population information sheet, a checklist of steps in field-testing modules, a checklist for assessing the curriculum module, an example of an instructional module, and a sample pre- and post-test. (EM)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Consumer Education, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Demonstration Programs, Educational Objectives, Home Economics, Models, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Secondary School Curriculum
California State Department of Education, Bureau of Publications, State Education Building, 721 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, California 95814 ($3.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.