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November 12, 2015  
 FCCLA EVENTS
CDE registration and Affiliation
Reminder that all affiliation must be paid before you are able to be register for Career Development Events.  Career Development Events and C hapter and Personal Achievement Awards (Power of One, State Degree and Outstanding Chapter) will open December 1, 2015 and close at the end of business on December 15, 2015. 
 
New this year: Advisers may change competitor's names until January 20, 2016.  No changes after this date will be allowed.  There will be no charge to do so and you will not need to call Cheryl Hamblin to make this change.
CDE Policy
A policy for Career Development Events was approved by the Board of Directors at the September board meeting. Please review this Policy.  These new policies are being implemented this year.
Annual Acknowledgement and Certification of Compliance
Annual Teacher Acknowledgement and Certification of Compliance Form . This form is required of each adviser to submit annually to Ohio FCCLA by November 30, 2015.  If you have not completed this, Please do so ASAP.  Each adviser must complete and return this document for chapters to be eligible to compete.   Please submit the signed document  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.
Regional Career Development Events Location
Region
Date
Location
1
 
March 5
Penta Career Center
2
Tallmadge High School
3
Pickaway Ross Career Center
4
Miami Valley CTC
Regional Culinary Career Development Events Location
Region
Date
Competitions
Location
1
February 19
Culinary Team
Lorain Community College
 
February 20
Pastry Arts and Garde Manger
2
February 20
Pastry Arts and Garde Manger
Akron Public - Building TBA
 
February 24
Culinary Team
Stark State Community College
3
February 27
Culinary Team, Pastry Arts and Garde Manger
Columbus Culinary Institute
4
February 20
Culinary Team, Pastry Arts and Garde Manger
Sinclair Community College
CDE Fees
This year there will be one fee for competitive events that includes both regional and state competitions costs .  Culinary Team will have an additional charge for supplies.  All Chapter and Personal Achievement Awards, Power of One, Outstanding Chapter and State Degree awards will not be charged a fee this year.

 

The fee for each (CDE) Competitive Event is $65.00.  The Culinary Team will be charged an additional supplies fee of $30.00 each level of competition.

Hospitality (Lodging)
Chapters wishing to compete in Dining Room Attendant and Meeting Event Set-Up can find rules and rubrics on the Culinary tab.  Both Hospitality and Culinary will compete together.
 
Hotel Linen Operations and Guest Room Attendant competitions will come directly to state for competition which will be held at the Hilton Easton on April 28, 2016. 
New Culinary Arts Events
This year there is a new culinary event called Product Development.  See the Ohio FCCLA website for rubric and guidelines.  Resources will be listed in upcoming newsletters.  Some to begin research are:
 
 
 
Deconstructing a wheat kernel
 
Wheat Facts
 
Facts about Gluten
 
The Truth about Gluten
http://www.wheatfoods.org/sites/default/files/atachments/truth-about-gluten-42914.pdf
State and Chapter Degree Applications
The State and Chapter Degrees have been updated.  Please see the Ohio FCCLA website for Handbook and Rubrics.  If a State Degree candidate has already been awarded the Chapter Degree, the document is valid this year.  
These awards will be registered for through the CDE Registration site from December 1, 2015 through end of business December 15, 2015.
Personal and Chapter Achievement Awards
Outstanding Chapter and State Degree will be evaluated at the State Leadership Conference this year.   Power of One is to be evaluated at the local level and entered into the National FCCLA System by April 1, 2016.   Power of One recipients must attend State Leadership Conference to receive recognition.  These awards will be registered for through the CDE Registration site from December 1, 2015 through end of business December 15, 2015.
STAR Events Red Binder
Get your official red binder for STAR Events!  The binder has FCCLA printed up the spine. Stay organized and insert a photo or cover sheet into the front view panel.  Locking rings open with ease.
 
 
2015-2016 Ohio FCCLA Calendar of Events
We have updated the 2015-2016 FCCLA Events Calendar
#ohiofccla16
The State Executive Council is looking for photos of your students in action. We encourage you to have your students take photos of their FCCLA activities and post them to twitter and Instagram using the #ohiofccla16.  These photos will be used for the year in review at State Leadership Conference.  Also, your students could be highlighted on one of our social media sites for their dedication to FCCLA.

 

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