The Wall Street Journal – Wanted: More Home Economics

The Wall Street Journal – Wanted: More Home Economics

The idea of high-school home-economics courses seems outdated to some, but experts, including the first lady, are emphasizing the need for students to learn the skills taught in home ec.

One of the major issues for states is finding highly qualified teachers for FCS courses. According to the study, half of all states have trouble hiring enough highly qualified teachers to teach Family and Consumer Sciences classes.

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Wanted: More Home Economics

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