• Career Investigations:

    Family and Consumer Science education provides individuals and families with essential knowledge and skills for managing the challenges of living and working in a diverse, global society. In this full-year course, individuals utilize these skills to enhance career and personal effectiveness, promote family strength and well-being, and pursue career option.

    Principles of Human Services/Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness (One high school credit):

    Principles of Human Services is a semester-long comprehensive laboratory course that will enable students to investigate skills and techniques that positively affect their lifestyle choices with a focus on developing positive personal relationships and investigating careers in human services. Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness is a semester-long laboratory course that addresses nutrition, food choices, and food management. Instruction includes food habits and wellness, menu planning, food costs and budgeting, consumer buying strategies, food safety and sanitation, and careers relating to the food industry. Both courses must be taken together in order to receive one (1) high school elective credit.

    Skills for Living:

    Family and Consumer Science education provides individuals and families with essential knowledge and skills for managing the challenges of living and working in a diverse, global society. In this full-year course individuals utilize these skills to enhance career and personal effectiveness, promote family strength, and well-being and pursue career options.

     

     

Name Email Title/Position Department Website
Grissom, Sherry grissoms@lisd.net Teacher Family Consumer Science Visit