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Revitalizing Home Economics
How can educators refute the arguments favoring elimination of home economics and revitalize the subject at the same time? Ideas include embarking on a public relations campaign, building faculty and administrative support, considering a name change, reorganizing...
Service is Nothing But Love in Work Clothes
Ruth Smith shares the various ways her home economics class is able to model and teach service within the school, community and mission outreach. Some of the activities include making soup for the local men's shelter, cookies for the food bank, sewing quilts,...
The Role of Vocational Studies in Adventist Secondary Education
Henry "focuses on the importance of vocational training in Jamaican Adventist Schools, its significance in this process of integration and indeed the need to improve educational offering in this area."
The Stock Market Game
SMG gives students chances to invest a hypothetical $100,000 in an on-line portfolio. They think they're playing a game. You know they're learning economic and financial concepts they'll use for the rest of their lives.
Training in Up-to-Date Careers in Home Economics
The crisis in academy-level home economics has created a demand at the college/university level for programs leading to a wider variety of careers in the area. Student interest in home economics has become more specialized. Examples of job opportunities within...
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Working at Home Using Home Economics Skills
This article highlights the potential of the home-based business to solve the economic problems of families and lend support to parenting while providing for the family's economic needs. Topics discussed are divided into the following sections: home-based...