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The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences


Welcome to The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences. We celebrate 49+ years of continued quality curriculum development for family and consumer sciences educators.

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Online Curriculum

There are 36 courses available in our online curriculum. Each course addresses the Texas and national standards with appropriate teaching strategies and supporting materials.

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Some things do not change. There may be new courses, new standards, and new students, but the fundamentals of family and consumer sciences remain rock solid. The materials in Today's Life Skills can be incorporated into a variety of courses, or they can be used for youth groups or any population needing basic life skills. Each module found in the eight units includes background information for the teacher, teaching strategies organized by age of audience, learning activities and answers, and reproducible teaching aids. The accompanying CD includes PowerPoint slides for each unit. No. 1097......$35.00
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FCS News and Updates

NEW! The Food Science Professional Development course is now located on Gateway Courses. The new site for enrolling in Part I is

REMINDER: Teachers assigned to teach a CTE course that meets graduation requirements for math or science must meet HOUSE (high objective uniform standard of evaluation) requirements for NCLB.

For information regarding the AAFCS Pre-Professional Assessment and Certification (Pre-PAC) Management System visit the website at www.aafcs.org/prepac/testing/index.html and click on "Testing Procedures and Forms."

Join the excitement! Be on the cutting edge - utilize Pre-PAC to empower and recognize students and programs in your state!

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