Clock Hours for Webinars
For more information about clock hours, contact Diane Grossenbacher, WAFCS Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
See the four new offerings where you can earn clock hours until December 30 below
WAFCS Clock Hours Summer Offerings. Need some STEM credits? Here’s a quick and easy way to get clock hours from home! Available for WAFCS Clock Hours until December 31, 2023:
Food Science: Read It and Eat
Discover opportunities to integrate literacy and critical thinking with food science content. Use article excerpts and other readings to reinforce food science concepts and enrich vocabulary to expand perspectives. Excellent classroom tested strategies and resources will be shared which can be incorporated into any food/nutrition course!
Baking Builds FCS STEAM
Baking in school is science, test-kitchen engineering, art and math. Receive reliably researched baking-specific culinary or foods lab resources and methods to develop your test-kitchen skills and reputation. FCCLA or 4-H service projects and community fund-raising are secondary benefits to the best practices highlighted in this webinar. Family and consumer sciences (FCS) courses can boost their STEM + Art (STEAM) methods and best practices with the resources provided by the non-profit Home Baking Association. FCCLA connections for service learning and fund raising with Smart Snack or specialty baked goods created by the students as the school or community “test kitchen” will be outlined and resources or on-line links provided
Teaching STEM through FCS Education
Many have shared the key to future career success is the development of STEM skills. But is it? Learn what this means and how the Family and Consumer Sciences classroom is aligned to provide the STEM skill development. This webinar will share the foundational FCS connections to STEM and how you can enhance your instruction through provided key points, resources and classroom lesson samples.
STEMIFYING the FCS Curriculum
Take a deep dive into what it takes to STEMIFY your FCS program. Where the Part I webinar–“Teaching STEM Through Family & Consumer Sciences Education” (answered the “why” FCS is linked to STEM, this webinar will walk you through the “how”—how to build the mindset for STEM lesson planning, content connections, and administration support.
Interested in finding out more about AAFCS Webinars? Go to https://www.aafcs.org/aafcs-events/all-events/archive-webinars
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Other Clock Hour Options
Did you know that you can apply for Clock Hours through WAFCS? We are a Clock Hour provider and would love to partner with you in providing clock hours for your workshop or event. Turnaround time is quick, and the fee is reasonable.
Contact Diane Grossenbacher, WAFCS Executive Director, for information at WAFCS@msn.com