ERIC Number: ED251683
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Occupational Competency Profiles for Vocational Home Economics.
Texas Education Agency, Austin.
This package consists of occupational competency profiles for evaluation of students in vocational home economics courses in Texas. The package begins with a rating sheet of essential elements for all vocational programs, with space for instructors to rate students on a four-point scale, followed by a competency profile sheet. Competency profiles/rating sheets using the same rating scale are provided for comprehensive homemaking I, II, and III. The package next contains six groups of forms for the following subjects: home furnishings and equipment management, production, and services; child care and guidance management and services; clothing, apparel, and textiles management, production, and services; institutional, home management, and supporting services; home and community services; and food production, management and services. For each of these subjects the following are provided: a competency rating scale for up to 187 competencies, a rating scale for 78 general employability competencies, an occupational competency profile worksheet to record student information, and a certificate of competence. The final section of the package consists of competency rating scales for the following semester courses: family living and parenthood; clothing and textiles; clothing, apparel, and textiles management, production, and services; food production, management and services; institutional, home management, and supporting services; family/individual health; child development, care, and guidance; food and nutrition; home management; housing, home furnishings, and equipment; and consumer education. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Records, Child Development, Child Rearing, Clothing, Competence, Competency Based Education, Consumer Education, Family Health, Family Life, Food, Home Furnishings, Home Management, Homemaking Skills, Housekeepers, Nutrition, Occupational Home Economics, Parenthood Education, Postsecondary Education, Profiles, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Student Records, Textiles Instruction, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Note: Document contains small print.