ERIC Number: ED166473
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
[MATCHE: Management Approach to Teaching Consumer and Homemaking Education.] FHA-HERO: Objectives and Suggested Activities. An Integral Part of Home Economics Instructional Programs.
DeBenedetti, Janice L.
This competency-based preservice home economics teacher education module on Future Homemakers of America-Home Economics Related Occupations (FHA-HERO) contains objectives and suggested activities for utilizing FHA-HERO as an instructional strategy to expand and strengthen the home economics instructional programs. Presented are seven units of instruction: describing the FHA-HERO organization; developing a personal philosophy; organizing and managing a chapter; implementing an annual program of activities; coordinating leadership experiences; implementing legislation through FHA-HERO; and promoting effective public relations. Included are suggested activities for the following areas: housing, foods and nutrition, textiles and clothing, human development, and management. (Other modules in these areas are available in the ERIC system as CE 019 901-967.) (CT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of Homemaking Education.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Univ., Fresno. Dept. of Home Economics.; California Polytechnic State Univ., San Luis Obispo. Dept. of Home Economics.