Home and Careers

Home and career skills is a course designed to help middle school students live in a society of constant change and to improve their quality of life preparing them to meet their present and future responsibilities as family members, consumers, home managers, and wage earners. Students apply decision-making, problem solving skills, and management skills in areas of:

  • Personal development- awareness of self and relationships with others,
  • Personal and family resource management- consumer skills and money management, nutrition, clothing, and personal environment management,

Career planning- an overview of the world of work, goal setting, and entrepreneurship.