ERIC Number: ED350476
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Home Economics Education. Coalition Statement. Second Edition.
Home Economics Education Association, Gainesville, VA.
This pamphlet contains the statement of the Coalition of the American Home Economics Association, American Vocational Association, and Home Economics Education Association regarding the scope and definition of vocational home economics education. It is intended to serve as a basis for professional action. Sections of this statement address the following topics: consumer and homemaking education; home economics occupations for paid employment; funding and structure for vocational home economics education; current needs; rationale for consumer and homemaking education; funding consumer and homemaking education; the delivery system; federal roles; preparation of teachers and leaders; competencies needed; and responsibility for professional development. (YLB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Home Economics Education Association, Gainesville, VA.