Family and Consumer Sciences

Title Abstract Publication Date
A Facilities Planning Guide for Work and Family Studies. Designed to help teachers work with school and vocational administrators as they plan new or renovated facilities to energize the Work and Family Studies program. 12/31/1997
American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences AAFCS activities include public policy action on issues such as child care legislation and nutrition research, promotion of family and home economics research, awarding of educational and research...
Assessment and Refinement of the Family, Food and Society Resource Guide. Wisconsin K-12 family and consumer education teachers implemented the Family, Food, and Society Resource Guide in their classrooms. Feedback was gathered from teachers who had used or were using the... 12/31/1991
Ballarat Learning Exchange: A Model for Vocational Education and Training in Australia. Describes this vocational education facility created by a consortium of eight secondary, higher, and vocational education agencies. The planning, design, and construction phases of the project are... 12/31/2005
Career Education Facilities: A Planning Guide for Space and Station Requirements. Provides the educational planner and the architect with some suggestions concerning models by which they may plan new flexible-use, shared-space occupational education facilities. Guidelines for... 03/31/1973
CTE Equipment Guide. Revised 2004. Minimum equipment needs for the following Family and Consumer Sciences Education facilities are included: 1. Apparel and Housing 2. Comprehensive High School 3. Culinary Arts and Hospitality 4. Early... 12/31/2003
Facilities and Equipment for Home Economics Education. Suggestions and recommendations presented in this 1977 guide are intended to provide teachers, administrators, and architects who plan and equip home economics departments with the objectives and an... 12/31/1976
Facilities Guide for Career and Technical Education. The material in this guide is designed to aid school administrators, teachers, boards of education, advisory committees, and architects who share responsibility in the planning and equipping of a... 12/31/2007
Facility Focus: Mult-Purpose and Community Facilities. Describes the design and programming of four multi-purpose higher education facilities: Cornell's school of hotel administration, continuing/vocational education centers in Illinois and Texas,... 02/28/2006
Family and Consumer Sciences: A Facility Planning and Design Guide for School Systems. Presents design concepts and considerations for planning and developing middle and high school family and consumer sciences education facilities. Includes discussions on family and consumer sciences... 12/31/2000
Guide for Planning Facilities for Home Economics Occupational Preparation Programs. Guidelines are presented to encourage logical, systematic and creative facility planning, as well as to designate pertinent information to be incorporated when writing educational specifications for... 12/31/1967
Interior Design Technology. Florida Vocational Program Guide. This vocational program guide is intended to assist in the organization, operation, and evaluation of a program in interior design technology in school districts, area vocational centers, and... 12/31/1990
Kitchen Construction Costs Are Still Rising. Discusses how costs for constructing culinary school kitchens has risen dramatically, largely due to a 50 percent rise in steel costs in the last six years. Recent slackening of demand for building... 10/31/2008
New York State Family and Consumer Sciences. Facilities Guide. Describes the family and consumer sciences learning environment, the space, general planning guidelines, location, and space allocation in square footage requirements in New York State. In the Middle... 07/31/2005
Nutrition and Food Science. Teacher's Instructional Guide. This teaching guide for a high school nutrition and food science course includes introductory information about the course, course design, facilities and equipment. 12/31/1998
Planning Home Economics Facilities Discusses modernizing, remodeling, or developing new home economic facilities. Equipment considerations, curriculum objectives, the making of a master plan, and planning reminders are provided along... 06/30/1980
Ronald E. McNair High School. Profiles this large Stockton, California high school that consists of five buildings in a campus setting. The physical education building and athletic fields are shared with the community, as will be... 09/30/2007
Specialized Educational Facilities. Describes the award-winning designs of four specialized school facilities, including an alternative learning center, two vocational/industrial arts facilities, and an athletic center. Lists of... 12/31/2005
The New Trend in Career and Technical Education. Describes the design of Eastland Career Center's new cosmetology laboratory in Columbus, Ohio; the aim was to provide a hip, high-end salon image that operates functionally for classroom... 05/31/2002
Using Special Features in a Multimedia Classroom to Teach Nutrition for Wellness The multimedia classroom provides an ideal setting for teaching nutrition for wellness at the college level. Such a classroom uses computers, laserdisc players, TVs/VCRs, document cameras, or any... 06/30/1997
Visual Diversity for a Family and Consumer Sciences Higher Education Facility An environmental scan conducted at Colorado State University assessed how college units welcome diverse students. Ways to make the physical space more inclusive were developed. 08/31/1998
Vocational/Industrial Arts Areas. Profiles the Laney College Culinary Academy and Bistro, a winning project in the 2010 American School and University Magazine Education Interiors Showcase. This renovated cooking school now features... 07/31/2010
Workforce Development Education Facilities Planner. This guide provides general information on facilities design, including the following: background and overview; work force development education; using the guidelines; facility design; flexibility... 12/31/1996