Citations with the tag: FAMILY life education
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Carlton, Sheila // Adults Learning; Feb98, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p29
Reviews the book `Family Life Education: A Practical Guide for Schools,' by Tim Kahn.
- Marriage, residence, and occupational choices of senior and junior siblings in the English past.
Wall, Richard // History of the Family (Elsevier Science); 1996, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p259
Reflects on how parents in past English communities transferred resources to their children, focusing on the dynamics of the family life-cycle which was influential in the choices children made in relation to careers, residence and marriage. Reference to a study done; Information on the results...
- Early recollections as a communication tool between...
Nims, Donald; Dinkmeyer Jr., Don // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Dec95, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p406
Looks at the importance of individual selective recall of early childhood events, in family life studies and parenting issues. Potential utility for family counseling; Description of the family unit; How early recollections (ERs) encourages different levels of awareness in clients and students;...
Nims, Donald; Dinkmeyer Jr., Don // Journal of Comparative Family Studies; Autumn84, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p466
Presents a correction to the article "The Effect of Ethnic Origin on Children's Perceptions of Their Families," that was previously published in the Autumn 1983 issue of the "Journal of Comparative Family Studies."
Nims, Donald; Dinkmeyer Jr., Don // Journal of Comparative Family Studies; Autumn84, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p466
Presents the Appendix I that was excluded from the article "The Effect of Ethnic Origin on Children's Perceptions of Their Families," that was previously published in the Autumn 1983 issue of the "Journal of Comparative Family Studies."
- Stresses and Satisfactions of the Parental Role.
Pasley, Kay; Gecas, Viktor // Personnel & Guidance Journal; Mar84, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p400
Examines the stresses and satisfactions of parenting by stage in the family life cycle. Difficulties of the stage of adolescence due to problems of control and independence; Complication of the inability of parents to assume the responsibilities of the role; Assessment of parental perception.
- EDITOR'S NOTE.
Pasley, Kay; Gecas, Viktor // Journal of Comparative Family Studies; Autumn90, Vol. 21 Issue 3, preceding p307
This section acknowledges editors and scholars who contributed to the 1990 issues of the Journal of Comparative Family Studies.
- Reporting for duty.
Skolnik, Deborah // Parenting; Sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p164
Several photographs are presented depicting basic training in parenting.
- Staying close.
Hales, Dianne // Working Mother; May96, p70
Offers suggestions on how parents can maintain close links with their children and how to avoid growing apart. Importance of asking children about their feelings rather than making assumptions; Creating opportunities for confiding; Giving children full attention when they are sharing their...
- FACS facts.
Hales, Dianne // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections; Mar99, Vol. 74 Issue 3, SUBJECT MATTERS p6
Presents survey results of teaching techniques recommended by instructors of family life and consumer science education. Subjects emphasized in the courses include child care, food and culinary arts, fashion and clothing care and family relationships.
- Hurry Home.
Willits, Terry // Marriage Partnership; Spring2001, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p62
Presents some tips on how to make one's home sensational. Benefits of having a `multi-sensory' home.
- Bringing up baby.
Cohen, Deborah L. // Education Week; 11/16/94, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p40
Reports on the Baby Think It Over dolls used in family-life classes to teach about the responsibilities of parenthood. Features of the dolls; Remarks by students who used the dolls.
Sussman, Marvin B.; Steinmetz, Suzanne K.; Perterson, Gary W. // Handbook of Marriage & the Family; 1999, preceding p1
A preface for the January 1999 issue of the journal "Handbook of Marriage & the Family" is presented.
- Perspectives on Families as We Approach the Twenty-First Century--Challenges for Future Handbook Authors.
Peterson, Gary W.; Steinmetz, Suzanne K. // Handbook of Marriage & the Family; 1999, p1
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including family communication and marital dissolution.
- Family Diversity.
Peterson, Gary W.; Steinmetz, Suzanne K. // Handbook of Marriage & the Family; 1999, p11
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one by Sheila McIsaac Cooper on the historical analysis of the family in Europe and another by Bert Adams on the importance of kinship.
Peterson, Gary W.; Steinmetz, Suzanne K. // Advocate; 3/10/92, Issue 598, p23
Reports that Oklahoma's state house of representatives education subcommittee has voted to disapprove a bill on January 29, 1992, that would have required instructors in public schools to teach that having sex outside of marriage is immoral.
- District Court for the District of Columbia-Establishment Clause: Adolescent Family Life Act-Kendrick v. Sullivan.
Peterson, Gary W.; Steinmetz, Suzanne K. // American Journal of Law & Medicine; 1991, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p460
Presents a court decision on a case concerning the establishment clause violation of the Federal Adolescent Family Life Act in Washington D.C. Sufficiency of evidence to warrant a trial; Contention of the plaintiff; Argument of the defendants.
- A case study in gay bashing.
Merina, Anita // NEA Today; May95, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the opposition of a small group of parents to the sex education classes taught in Fairfax County, Virginia schools known as Family Life Education. Allegations that classes focus on advocacy for homosexual special rights rather than education; Attacks on program coordinator Jerald...
- Guidelines attacked.
Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia; Jun1996, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p9
Reports on parents' protest against a set of sex-education guidelines called `Family Life Education Curriculum Guidelines,' in use in Catholic schools in South Australia. Activities in the kit; Catholic Education Office's claim that program was in line with the Vatican's statement `The Truth...
- Parent Education: A Model for Low-Income Parents.
Goodyear, Rodney K.; Rubovits, James J. // Personnel & Guidance Journal; Mar82, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p409
Parenting education models typically have been designed for middle-class parents. This article provides a metamodeI with which counselors can design programs for all populations of parents, particularly low-income parents. It suggests that all parent education programs impart information and...
- Standard bearers.
Goodyear, Rodney K.; Rubovits, James J. // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections; Mar99, Vol. 74 Issue 3, SUBJECT MATTERS p12
Answers inquiries on national standards on family and consumer science (FACS) education in the United States. Subjects covered by the standard; Comparison with the subjects covered in previous standards; Strategies recommended for implementing the standards. INSET: Sample scenario.
- Homes, houses and families.
Lickteig, Mary J.; Danielson, Kathy Everts // Book Links; Jul94, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p15
No abstract available.
- She Made My Life Beautiful.
Jones, Lola // Good Old Days; Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p16
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of learning philosophies of romance, finances and housekeeping from her auntie.
- Education in human sexuality for young people with moderate and severe mental retardation.
Walcott, Delores D. // Teaching Exceptional Children; Jul/Aug97, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p72
Presents information on a family life education (FLE) training program for young people with moderate and severe mental retardation. Indepth look at the FLE program; Information on five strategies use in the development of the FLE program and manual; Discussion on the resistance of family life...
- Know thyself first, says multicultural booklet, else...
Walcott, Delores D. // Curriculum Review; May91, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p24
Reviews the book `Family Life Education in Multicultural Classrooms,' by Nancy Abbey, Claire Brinchis, Manuel Casas and Ana Consuelo Matiella.
- Then and Now.
Blassingame, Kelley M. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers; Nov/Dec99, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p26
Discusses changes in family and consumer sciences (FACS) curricula at vocational education institutions in the United States. Factors that have forced FACS courses to focus more on how to balance family and career life; Dealing with teenage parenthood; Instruction of the stages of child...
- Domestic guilt.
Austin, April // Christian Science Monitor; 7/07/99, Vol. 91 Issue 154, p17
Discusses the importance of chores in a child's life. Issue of quantity time versus quality time; Idea that children may grow up ignorant of how to make a bed, vacuum, or rake; Opinion that if tennis player Martina Hingis had spent more time on chores than practicing tennis she'd be a better...
- Family Life Education for Persons with Developmental Disabilities.
Walcott, Delores D. // Sexuality & Disability; Jun1997, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p91
Through the development and evaluation of the Family Life Education Trainer's Manual, the author sought to address the human sexuality needs of moderately and severely developmentally disabled people and to increase the comfort and confidence of parents, teachers, and service providers in their...
- SOCIAL CORRELATES OF ATTITUDES TOWARD SEX EDUCATION.
Snyder, Eldon; Spreitzer, Elmer // Education; Spring76, Vol. 96 Issue 3, p222
Focuses on social bases of support for sex education among the general population in the United States. Background variables cross-tabulated with attitudes toward sex education; Predictor variables not having a significant association with attitudes toward sex education; Profile of people who...
- ABSTRACTS OF ARTICLES (English).
Snyder, Eldon; Spreitzer, Elmer // Journal of Comparative Family Studies; Spring88, Vol. 19 Issue 1, preceding p1
This section presents abstracts of the articles featured in the March 1988 issue of the Journal of Comparative Family Studies.
- Attitudes Toward Marriage Among the Urban Middle-Class in Vietnam, Thailand, and the Philippines.
Williams, Lindy; Guest, Michael Philip // Journal of Comparative Family Studies; Spring2005, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p163
This article discusses several issues in marriage in the context of three Southeast Asian countries: Vietnam, Thailand and Philippines. After documenting general trends in the region, the authors focus on attitudinal data among urban middle-class women and men as illustrated in focus group...
- Sergeant Barbara's lonely heart's club band.
McGovern, Celeste // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 11/6/95, Vol. 22 Issue 47, p36
Reports on an address by Barbara De Angelis, author of `How to Make Love All the Time,' and former `Newsnight Relationship Expert' on CNN, in Edmonton, Canada in October 1995. Topics discussed including child-rearing, adultery and divorce.
- Do intervention programs for stepfamilies make a difference?
Pasley, Kay // Stepfamilies; Fall98, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p6
Reviews a study by Doctor Robert Hughes and Jennifer Schroeder, a family therapist, which focuses on family life education programs. Category of programs for stepfamilies; Programs that were classified as adult-focused; Family-related issues.
- Let's talk about sex.
Pisani, Elizabeth // Prospect; Dec2009, Issue 165, p27
In this article the author discusses aspects of the sex education system in Uganda that must be learned by Great Britain. She remarks on the continuing debate concerning the role of parents and the state concerning the sex education of children in Great Britain in which both are useless at...
- The Foundation and Structure of Health and Family Life Education in The Caribbean - An Initiative of The Advanced Training and Research in Fertility Management Unit.
Macpherson-Russell, Phyllis; Meade, Joan; Wynter, Hugh // Caribbean Quarterly; Dec2006, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p26
The article provides documentation of pioneering work on health and family life education in the Caribbean region carried out by the Advanced Training and Research in Fertility Management Unit (ATRFMU) under the auspices of the School of Continuing Studies, University of the West Indies. The...
- The modular model.
Macpherson-Russell, Phyllis; Meade, Joan; Wynter, Hugh // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections; Mar99, Vol. 74 Issue 3, SUBJECT MATTERS p1
Focuses on the use of the packaged learning school laboratory model for teaching family and consumer sciences. Increase of time for students in a modular laboratory setting according to teacher, Brenda Vatthauer; Challenges in the modular setting encountered by middle school teacher Terri...
- Crowd pleasers.
Macpherson-Russell, Phyllis; Meade, Joan; Wynter, Hugh // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections; Mar99, Vol. 74 Issue 3, SUBJECT MATTERS p8
Presents teaching techniques to used by educators to motivate students of family life and consumer science education. Includes emphasis on incorporating writing activities according to Michelle Good of Illinois; Creation of fashion magazines used by Beryl Thornton of North Carolina; Use of...
- From scrambled eggs to tennis balls.
Macpherson-Russell, Phyllis; Meade, Joan; Wynter, Hugh // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections; Mar99, Vol. 74 Issue 3, SUBJECT MATTERS p11
Presents teaching techniques to used by educators to engage students in of family life and consumer science courses. Includes variation of activities; Use of games; Rewarding of risk taking initiatives.
- Preparing to repartner and live in a stepfamily: An exploratory investigation.
Cartwright, Claire // Journal of Family Studies; Dec2010, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p237
Little is known about the courtship period of stepfamily couples. This current study is an exploratory investigation of the preparation couples undertake prior to stepfamily living. Ninetynine stepfamily adults living in New Zealand completed an online questionnaire about the courtship period....
- President's Column.
Barratt, Barnaby // Contemporary Sexuality; Oct2005, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p3
Presents information on the challenges faced by the people of Louisiana and Mississippi. Information on the fundamental value of sexuality as an inherent, essential, and beneficial dimension of being human; Efforts to change the world of the unnecessary suffering that people experience because...
- Addressing the Critical Shortage of FACS Educators.
Barratt, Barnaby // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers; Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 75 Issue 8, SUBJECT MATTERS p1
Addresses the critical shortage of family and consumer sciences educators in the United States. Data from the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences; Causes of shortage; Ways to take action on the problem; Forecasted demand and supply. INSET: AAFCS COLLEAGUES RESPOND TO CHANGES,...
- CUTTING-EDGE TRAINING AND CAREER RELEVANCE.
Thaler-Carter, Ruth E. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers; Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 75 Issue 8, SUBJECT MATTERS p6
Features the highlights of several programs that are providing cutting-edge training in family and consumer sciences (FACS) education in the United States. FACS curriculum at Statesboro Highschool in Statesboro, Georgia; FACS curriculum at Bernalillo High School in Bernalillo, New Mexico; FACS...
- Schools and Sex Enlightenment.
Thaler-Carter, Ruth E. // America; 5/10/1980, Vol. 142 Issue 18, p393
The article examines the need to assist parents in teaching their children about sex. The entry notes that teaching children about sex requires more skill and sensitivity from parents since it deals with the moral, psychological and physiological dimensions of human sexuality. Also cited is the...
- where does the time go?
Conaway, Carrie // Regional Review; 2005 1st Quarter, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p30
Focuses on the household labor time spent by men and women. List of household labor being done by men and women; Efforts of families to reduce household labor; Strategies being adopted by married women who work full-time and have children at home to find time for household labor.
- Parenting your P-card program.
Hamel, Debbie // Government Procurement; Apr/May2009, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p10
The article offers information on the benefits of the P-card program to promote good parent-child relationship in the U.S. The P-card program is a program that requires strong foundation, nurturing, discipline, patience and firm belief. Meanwhile, purchasing professionals are encouraged to...
- A family affair.
Hamel, Debbie // Business New Hampshire Magazine; Nov92, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p11
Announces the Saul O. Sidore Lecture Series about family affairs to be held at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, New Hampshire. Focus of the lecture; Topics for the lecture on November 2 and December 2, 1992; Scheduled hour and actual location of the series.
- The prescriptive turn in behavioral finance.
Frankfurter, George M.; McGoun, Elton G.; Allen, Douglas E. // Journal of Socio-Economics; Sep2004, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p449
Homo economicus has undergone a transformation. The first stage was from �a model of �to� the model of.� The second stage has been from �the model of� to �the model for,� using the word �model� in a slightly different sense as something to be emulated. The so-called...
- Let me tell you a story.
Parkinson, Deirdre // Adults Learning; Oct2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p18
The article presents information on an adult learning program at HMP Cornton Vale, Scotland's only female prison which is having a positive impact on the lives and relationship of the prisoners. One of the major themes of learning at Cornton Vale is relationships, an important aspect of which is...
- FrOm Me To YoU.
Schulz, Susan // Cosmo Girl; May2004, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p28
Focuses on the issue of sex education. Story of a girl's naivety about sex; Information on the sex education program created by Courtney Calhoun, 2003 CosmoGIRL! of the Year Maybelline New York scholarship winner.
- The New Conservatives.
Wayland, Bridget // Harrowsmith Country Life (11908416); Aug2003, Vol. 27 Issue 171, p42
Gives advice on water consumption in households. Consumption of water among rural dwellers; Tips for conserving water in the home and garden.