ERIC Number: ED023002
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Training Home Economics Program Assistants to Work with Low Income Families.
Rouls, Janalyce; And Others
These materials are designed to present ideas for developing a program for training nonprofessional workers to help low income families to raise their aspirations, develop pride in homemaking, improve homemaking skills, have a more satisfying home and family life, improve the health of family members, gain knowledge to help children develop, and increase understanding of the community and its resources. Guidelines are furnished on program planning and initiation, (including recruitment and staff relationships), the selection, training, and evaluation of program assistants, and teaching outlines and other teaching aids, together with a handbook for program assistants. An appendix is also included. (authors/ly)
Descriptors: Children, Community Resources, Educational Media, Evaluation Methods, Guides, Home Economics Education, Home Visits, Indigenous Personnel, Low Income Groups, Morale, Paraprofessional Personnel, Teaching Methods, Training
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.