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ERIC Number: ED543425
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1931
Pages: 35
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
Biennial Survey of Education in the United States, 1928-1930. Bulletin, 1931, No. 20. Volume I. Chapter VI: Homemaking Education
Whitcomb, Emeline S.
Office of Education, United States Department of the Interior
This chapter of the "Biennial Survey of Education in the United States, 1928-1930" focuses on the following topic areas as they relate to homemaking education: Part I: Present trends, contains the following: (a) Contributions rendered; (b) Philosophy changes; (c) Expansion of home economics in our public schools; (d) Home economics required; (e) Some present practices, objectives, and economic values; (f) Family relationships and social adjustments; (g) Child care and training; (h) Home economics in parent education; (i) Home economics for boys; and (j) Home economics and preparation for gainful occupations. Part II: Recent important events of interest in the field of home economics, contains the following: (a) White House Conference on Child Health and Protection: Its significance to home economics; (b) Home-making conferences called by the Commissioner of Education; (c) The department of supervisors and teachers of home economics of the National Education Association; and (d) Survey of home economics in land-grant colleges and universities. Part III describes outstanding studies completed and in progress, and Part IV presents some forecasts for the future. [Best copy available has been provided.]
Office of Education, United States Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Junior High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: United States Department of the Interior, Office of Education (ED)