§130.249 Family and Community Services

Family and Community Services Overview :

(1) This laboratory-based course is designed to involve students in realistic and meaningful community-based activities through direct service experiences. Students are provided opportunities to interact and provide services to individuals, families, and the community through community or volunteer services. Emphasis is placed on developing and enhancing organizational and leadership skills and characteristics.

(2) Students are encouraged to participate in extended learning experiences such as career and technical student organizations or other leadership or extracurricular organizations.

Family and Community Services Assessment Questions

Sample Assessment Questions for Family and Community Services 100 Family and Community Services Assessment Questions Math Human Services – Family and Community Services Multiple Choice Math Assessment Problems Human Services Family and Community Service...

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Family and Community Services Course Outline

The lessons in this course may be used in any sequence. The suggested sequence order is as follows: All TEKS Overview Introductory Lesson: Family and Community Services I. Leadership and Interpersonal Communication A. Skills...

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Family and Community Services : Lesson Plans for Classrooms

Introductory Lesson: Family and Community Services

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course *Family and Community Services*. Students will be introduced to the...

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What’s Next? Future Trends in Family and Community Services

Not only is volunteering a good thing for communities, but it is also good for you. Let's find out who is volunteering, the benefits...

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Follow the Leader

Leaders command and organize; they are the people we go to with our problems because they are known to come through with solutions. Being...

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Count Me In

Most people think the only real reward for doing a job is getting paid. Would you do something without getting paid? Every...

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Exploring Careers in Family and Community Services

What career do you see in your future? What education do you need for this career? How much money will you make? What skills...

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Focus on Serving Children – Our Future

It has been said that children are our world's most valuable resource. What do you do if you truly value something? You care...

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We Serve – An Introduction to Service Learning

When you live in a community, it is important to invest in that community with both your time and resources. In every community,...

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Serving Senior Citizens

September 30, 13 // Family and Community Services

Have you ever thought about aging? Does it scare you? Does it scare you to spend time with people who are older...

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Serving Those Who Serve

September 28, 13 // Family and Community Services

In the mornings, when we say the pledge to the United States flag, do you ever think about who defends our freedoms? They...

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Family and Community Skills for Life

This lesson will focus on interpersonal skills, including, but not limited to conflict resolution, negotiation, teamwork, and leadership.

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End of Course Project Options- Family and Community Services

This lesson will provide *End of Course Project Options* for students enrolled in Family and Community Services.

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