FACS Resources for Teachers

2018 Nebraska Career Education Conference EdCamp Resources

Join your FCS friends at Ed Camp!  Use this resource for suggestions, resources and ideas provided by Nebraska FCS teachers.  http://bit.ly/NEFCSEdcamp

2018-2019 PFI Scholarships

Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) is pleased to offer 64, $1,000 scholarships to attend a CTE related National Conference OR a CTE related Teacher Training during the 2018-2019 year (including summer). As of now, we will be awarding 1 scholarship per school building, more may be awarded as more funds become available, so I encourage you to apply!

The application is open until 11:59 pm on Friday, September 28, 2018. Applicants will be notified of scholarship status no later than Friday, October 12, 2018.

To Apply Click Here

Email questions to Retha Dunn at retha@partnershipsforinnovation.org

PFI Teacher Professional Development Scholarships

Perkins funding supports Partnerships for Innovation which is a collaborative effort between the ESU’s and Community Colleges in Nebraska. Funding is available to all CTE teachers….this is an amazing opportunity to receive funding support to help with travel to FCCLA NLC, Culinary workshops this summer, Fall Workshops, ACTE, etc. or other professional development opportunities that might not be covered by your school. Please consider taking time to apply!

CTE Month Resources

The month of February is designated as CTE month. We would encourage Family and Consumer Sciences professionals to utilize these or any other resources to promote this month and help students recognize the importance of Career and Technical Education. Below you will find two lesson plans and resources for those plans. We hope you will find these useful tools for the month of February!

Say YES to FACS
Lesson Plan
PowerPoint
Video

CTE Month
Lesson Plan
CTE Today Fact Sheet
Nebraska Career Education Model
Career Cluster Student Interest Survey
Why Career Readiness Video

For further information and resources, visit the ACTE website.

Electronic Resources

Teacher Recommended Websites

Useful iPad Apps

Check out this new and expanded list of iPad apps organized by course for Nebraska teachers.  Have an app to add or update?  Send it to Kristin Vest, FACS Career Field Specialist at kristin.vest@nebraska.gov

Sample Lessons

Teacher Submitted Shared Resources and Lessons

The Nebraska Food Project

2013 Lesson Plans Volume II

2014 Learning Activities (Food, Nutrition & Wellness & Advanced FOod, Nutrition & Wellness)

2014 Learning Activities (All others)

ARCHIVES: Intro to HSE Sample Curriculum 2008

Table of Contents

Curriculum Document (developed 2008)

Course Information

Cluster Matrix
Critical Reading Helps
HSE Websites
Local Laws and Procedure Addendum
Overview
Power of Words Introduction
Scenarios
Teaching Strategies
Texas Media Resources
TPAL Crosswalk to Foundation
TPAL Curriculum Division
UW Street Law Lesson Plans

Benchmark 1 & 2 — Communication

Communication Role Cards
Communication PowerPoint
Listening Lesson Plan
Sheree Rhodes Lesson Plan
Sos-Triggers
TT Power of Words
Web Resources on Communication

Benchmark 3 — Thinking, Ethics

American Judiciary Society
Community Works Best Practices
Court Procedure
CW-LES
Ethics Overview PowerPoint
Graffiti Brochure
LP-50 Years After Brown
Kohlberg Dilemmas
Music Downloading Mock Trial
NAEYC Conduct Code
Who is a Juvenile

Benchmark 4 — Leadership

Community Works Curriculum
Idaho 10 Lessons on Leadership
Inclusion Lesson Plan
John Wooden
Leadership Qualities

Benchmark 5 — Information Technology

LP-High Tech Harassment

Benchmark 6 — Careers

Career Education
Do I Procrastinate Excessively
Investigating Careers in HSE
LP-Changing Communities
Passing the Passion
Shop Til You Drop
Sro_What it takes
What’s my Line