ERIC Number: ED134738
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Tips on Consumerism. Ideas for Instructors of Consumer-Homemaking Programs. Home Economics Education.
New York State Univ. System, Albany.
This learning package on consumerism is intended for use by instructors in adult consumer-homemaking programs. (The target population for these programs is generally adults in socioeconomically disadvantaged innercity and rural areas.) Four units are included: Stretching Your Money, How to Be a Wise Consumer, Door-to-Door Salesman, and What to Look for When Buying a Car. Each unit, designed to be used individually or together forming a comprehensive program, follows the same format and includes (1) Objectives, (2) Motivating Procedure, (3) Learning Experiences, (4) Discussion Guide for Slides (a series of questions for the instructor to use after showing slides, if slides are used), (5) Appraising Learnings (suggestions to assist the instructor in evaluating how well the participants have achieved the objectives for the unit), (6) Instructor References, and (7) Text of the Scripts for the Slides (a suggested script which the instructor may use if slides are used). (WL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Continuing Education Curriculum Development.
Authoring Institution: New York State Univ. System, Albany.