ERIC Number: ED361579
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Home Economics Education. Vocational Education Program Courses Standards.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
This document contains vocational education program courses standards (curriculum frameworks and student performance standards) for exploratory courses, practical arts courses, and job preparatory programs offered at the secondary or postsecondary level in Florida. Each program courses standard is composed of two parts: a curriculum framework and student performance standards. The curriculum framework includes four major sections: major concepts and content, laboratory activities, special notes, and intended outcomes. Student performance standards are listed for each outcome. Program and course standards are based on competencies required for entry, advancement, and upgrading in homemaking and home economics occupations. The following courses are included: food and nutrition, consumer education, family living, child development and parenting, clothing and textiles, housing and management (including personal resource management), decision making, career exploration, developing self-esteem, and developing positive relationships. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Exploration, Child Development, Clothing Instruction, Communication Skills, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Foods Instruction, Home Economics Education, Home Economics Skills, Interpersonal Competence, Job Skills, Money Management, Parent Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. HE 263 BK 93).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida