ERIC Number: ED306376
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Individual and Family Life. Vocational Home Economics Education.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.
This curriculum guide is designed for use in the vocational home economics education area of individual and family life at the secondary level. It is correlated closely with the essential elements prescribed by the Texas State Board of Education. The competencies are the essential elements, and the subcompetencies are the subelements prescribed in the Texas Administrative Codes for vocational home economics. The conceptual outline as shown in the left-hand column relates to the subelement of each unit. Corresponding learning and evaluation experiences are found in the right-hand column. Teaching aids keyed to the learning and evaluation experiences--including transparency masters, activities, and exercises--are located at the end of the book. Designations in the content indicate skill development within the common elements to all vocational education courses, application of basic/academic skills, key points for content discussion and review, and methods for developing critical thinking skills. The seven units cover the following topics: individuals and the family; family life patterns; adult roles; management in family life; parenting; special concerns in the family; and career options and adjustments. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Child Rearing, Family Life, Family Life Education, Family Problems, Family Programs, Home Management, Instructional Materials, Money Management, Occupational Home Economics, Secondary Education, Service Occupations, State Curriculum Guides
Home Economics Curriculum Center, Texas Tech University, P.O. Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.
Note: For related documents, see CE 052 311-321.