ERIC Number: ED054350
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
Reference Count: 0
New Directions for Vocational Home Economics.
Fane, Xenia F.
A 2-day conference jointly sponsored by the American Home Economics Association and the American Vocational Association was attended by approximately 400 home economists who sought to determine new directions for vocational home economics. Some presentations were: (1) -The Cooperative Role of AHEA" by D. Hanson, (2) "Vocational Home Economics in the Real World" by M.D. Huff, (3) "The Year 2000 May Come Early: Home Economists Must Dare to Dream" by M.E. Hunt, (4) "New Dimensions for Home Economics" by E.M. Ray, (5) "Vocational Home Economics: Postsecondary and Adult Programs" by B.G. King, (6) "Challenges for Home Economics Teachers in Secondary Education" by M.D. Stogner, (7) "Current Challenges for Vocational Home Economics Urban Programs" by C.D. DiScipio, (8) "Priorities for the 1970's" by M. Reel, (9) "Current Challenges in Home Economics Education Research" by J.I. Dalrymple, (10)"The American Women Today" by E.J. Simpson, (11) "New Rhetoric for the Same Ideas or New Opportunities" by E.D. Koontz, (12) "Services to the Poor: New Trends and New Directions" by S.P. Simonds, (13) "Vocational Home Economics in a Trillion Dollar Economy" by R.C. Pucinski, (14) "Current Status of Vocational Home Economics" by M.L. Hunt, and (15) "Trends in Family Life" by C. Broderick. (SB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Conference Reports, Disadvantaged, Economic Factors, Educational Programs, Educational Research, Employment Opportunities, Family Life, Females, Home Economics Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Social Problems, Urban Education
Publications Sales, American Vocational Association, 1510 H Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005 (Order No. 41371, $1.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Home Economics Association, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY.
Note: Report of a National Conference (Washington, D.C., Jan. 22-23, 1971)