Ohio Family and Consumer
Sciences Newsletter

 

September 24, 2015  
 Professional Development
Tech Prep Workshops
We are working with the Tech Prep Centers this year to help provide professional development. Please plan on attending one of these sessions to get the new courses and updates.  Please note some of the times below have changed. 
To register click on the Tech Prep Centers link below:
 
To register for East Central Tech Prep Meeting, send your name and school district to the email address linked below.
  
  
Family and Consumer Sciences
Course Update Workshop
Date
Region
Time
Location
October 1
East Central
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Kent State University
Student Center - Room 306
800 East Summit Street
Kent, OH 44240
October 23
Southeast
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Eastern Gateway Community College
4000 Sunset Blvd
Steubenville, OH 43952
October 29
Southwest
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Great Oaks ITCD
3254 East Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45241
November 30
Northwest
12:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Holiday Inn Perrysburg  -
French Quarter
10630 Fremont Pike
Perrysburg, OH 43551
December 1
Northwest
4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Rhodes State College
Keese Hall, Room 120
4240 Campus Drive
Lima, OH 45804
   
  Hospitality and Tourism
Program to Course Workshop
Date
Region
Time
Location
October 2
Central
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Delaware Area Career Center
South Campus
4565 Columbus Pike
Delaware, OH 43015
October 29
Southwest
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Great Oaks ITCD
3254 East Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45241
November 30
Northwest
4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Holiday Inn Perrysburg  -
French Quarter
10630 Fremont Pike
Perrysburg, OH 43551
December 1
Northwest
12:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Rhodes State College
Keese Hall, Room 120
4240 Campus Drive
Lima, OH 45804
December 8
Southeast
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Belmont College
68094 Hammond Rd
St Clairsville, OH 43950
               
Fall Professional Development for Teachers and Advisers
Are you looking for direction on developing your new courses for 2016?  Do you need some new strategies to motivate your students and energize your classroom?  Get all of the updates from FCCLA new policies, regional redesigns, and requirements.  Are you ready to spend an exciting day of professional development and networking with fellow FCS teachers from around the state?

Sign up now for the OATFACS/ODE Fall Professional Development Day to be held on day two of Fall Leadership Training at Heartland Conference Center in Marengo, Ohio.  If you are registered for Fall leadership Training you do not need to register.  Cost will be $85.00 which includes lunch and a copy of the new National Student Body Program.  If you are the second teacher in your school attending and don't need a second Student Body Program cost is $20.00.  Use this attachment to register today!  The Adviser Track Agenda is linked here. Registration is due October 1, 2015. 
Professional Development Meetings
Early Childhood Meeting, November 16, 2015, 9:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M., Keyword search:  CTE
 
Teacher Profession Meeting, November 9, 2015, 9:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M., Keyword search:  CTE
 
Supervisors Meeting, November 24, 2015, 9:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M., Keyword search:  CTE
WebXam
Educators stay in the know: There are still openings for test item writing in FCS and Hospitality and Tourism Please submit the survey.  These tests will be required in two years. It's your time for input.

WebXam News: news.webxam.org
FCCLA
Deadline for Fall Leadership Training payment
Reminder:  Fall Leadership Training payment is due October 1, 2015.  If this is not paid by the deadline we will add a late fee to your invoice.
Annual Acknowledgement and Certification of Compliance
The Annual Teacher Acknowledgement and Certification of Compliance Form is due October 30, 2015.   This form is required of each adviser to submit annually to Ohio FCCLA by October 30th.  This document encourages the success of the members in the awards programs including competitive events.  The document may be submitted electronically to OhioFCCLA@education.ohio.gov.   If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Jung at Kelly.jung@education.ohio.gov or Mary Jo Kohl at maryjo.kohl@education.ohio.gov.
Student Release of Liability
This form  should be handed out to each student attending any FCCLA events during this school year.  Ohio FCCLA does not need a copy.  Teachers are responsible to keep the signed forms on file with them while traveling and participating in events.  If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Jung at Kelly.jung@education.ohio.gov or Mary Jo Kohl at maryjo.kohl@education.ohio.gov.
Member Transfer Form
Attached is the Member Transfer Form from National FCCLA.  This form is to be used to change a student from one chapter to another.  Please save this document in case you need to transfer any of your students.
Alumni store at Fall Leadership Training
Ohio FCCLA Alumni & Associates will have a FCCLA store available at Fall Leadership Training.  Attached are items that will be available for purchase.
 National
 
Introducing the New Adviser Handbook!
FCCLA is proud to launch the New Adviser Handbook! This resource is free and offers valuable insight for potential and new chapter advisers in the areas of chapter management, competitive events, adviser roles and benefits, basic FCCLA information, and more. To view and print the PDF version of the handbook, click here.        

 

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