The National Family and Consumer Sciences Education vision is:
Family and Consumer Sciences Education empowers individuals and families across the life span unique focus is on families, to manage the challenges of living in a diverse global society. Our work, and their interrelationship.
The mission of Family and Consumer Sciences Education is to prepare students for family life, work life, and careers in Family and Consumer Sciences Education by providing opportunities to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed for:
Strengthening the well-being of individuals and families across a life span.
Becoming responsible citizens and leaders in family, community and work settings.
Promoting optimal nutrition and wellness across a life span.
Managing resources to meet the material needs of individuals and families.
Balancing personal, home, family and work lives.
Using critical and creative thinking skills to address problems in diverse family, community, and work environments.
Successful life management, employment, and career development.
Functioning effectively as providers and consumers of goods and services.
Appreciating human worth and accepting responsibility for one's actions and success in family and work life.
Wisconsin Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences http://dpi.wi.gov/fcs/standards
Family and Consumer Sciences classess offered at Union Grove High School
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