OK FACS classroom insiders, we have some fun news to share and some tools to help you celebrate and share too...
IMPORTANT OPPORTUNITY ! !
Minnesota Governor, Mark Dayton proclaims December 3 as Family and Consumer Sciences Day in Minnesota
Several days ago MAFCS professionals across the state of Minnesota received an email about the national "Dine-In" For Healthy Families. This is an important opportunity to promote Family and Consumer Sciences and gather evidence nationally about what we do in our profession. We urge each one of you to take advantage of this opportunity which is being supported by AAFCS. The work has been done for you.! !
On our national Family & Consumer Sciences website, you’ll ﬁnd everything you need to participate in and promote Family & Consumer Sciences Day – “Dining In” for Healthy Families – such as
- Proclamation template for local ofﬁcials (just ﬁll in the info for your community
- Social media graphics for your network
- Family mealtime resources
- “Dining In” commitment and sticker order form
- Logo to add to your email signature block
You’ll also ﬁnd listed, a link to the FCCLA at the Table initiative. It is ﬁlled with resources for secondary students.
Don’t miss this opportunity to promote Family and Consumer Sciences!! Commit to Dec. 3 & notify media in your location about this day and your plans.! AAFCS is collecting data to showcase our programs!! !
Deborah Larson, President of MAFCS
Mary Levinski, President Elect of MAFCS
Donna Butterﬁeld, Past President of MAFCS!