NYS Association of Family & Consumer Science Educators

The mission of Family & Consumer Sciences Education is to prepare students for family life, work life, and careers in Family & Consumer Sciences by providing opportunities to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed for:

  • Strengthening the well-being of individuals and families across the life span
  • Becoming responsible citizens and leaders in family, community, and work settings
  • Promoting optimal nutrition and wellness across the 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 successes in family and work life.


URGENT! Contact your State Representatives concerning 

Spending Priorities for Fiscal Year 2016-17

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  Proposed Revision of the Home and Career Skills Curriculum SURVEY - deadline April 15