Resources for Family Consumer Sciences
|Family and Consumer Sciences||
The family is the cornerstone of a healthy community. Virginia Cooperative Extension strives to improve the well-being of Virginia families through programs that help put researchbased knowledge to work in people’s lives. Family and Consumer Sciences educators help Virginians learn to make good choices for themselves and their families. This, in turn, strengthens their communities and the state.
|Jul 7, 2015||490-050(FCS-98)|
|Family and Consumer Sciences, A Resource for Virginia's Schools||
As family and consumer science educators, we known that the family is the cornerstone of a healthy community. Virginia Cooperative Extension strives to improve the well-being of Virginia families through programs that put research-based knowledge to work in people’s lives.
|Jul 7, 2015||490-408(FCS-99)|
|VCE Model of Community, Local, Regional Food Systems||Oct 7, 2016||ALCE-154NP|
|Community, Local, and Regional Food Systems||Nov 2, 2016||ALCE-155NP|
|Community, Local, and Regional Food Systems (CLRFS) Forum Report||Oct 7, 2016||ALCE-156NP|
|Community, Local, and Regional Food Systems (CLRFS) Forum Executive Summary||
Virginia’s food system directly impacts the survival and viability of farms and farmland; the economic development of rural and urban communities; the care, restoration, and resilience of ecological resources such as local waterways; and critical health issues. We use the language of community, local, and regional food systems to broadly define a complex and interconnected set of systems and pathways that comprise sustainable food production, processing, distribution, consumption, and waste management to bring about social, economic, and ecological change that benefits all residents.
|Oct 7, 2016||ALCE-157NP|
|Going To Market||Jun 29, 2017||ANR-46NP (FST-273NP)|
|Beating Stress - Family and Business Relationships||Jan 29, 2016||FCS-105NP|
|Beating Stress - Financial||Jan 29, 2016||FCS-106NP|
|Beating Stress - Wellness||Jan 29, 2016||FCS-107NP|
|Stress After a Disaster||Oct 16, 2015||FCS-109P|
Learn how to identify, understand, and shrink your stress through use of the five mini-video clips that discuss five area of stress.
|Oct 16, 2015||FCS-109P|
|Beating Stress - Introduction||Dec 22, 2015||FCS-112NP|
|MEDIATION: Simply a Better Idea for Resolving Disputes and Managing Risk||Jul 22, 2019||FCS-138NP|
|Learning in Families Together: Emerging Adults||May 20, 2019||FCS-51P|
|Learning in Families Together: Adolescence and Brain Development||May 3, 2019||FCS-54P|
|Learning in Families Together: Aging*||May 8, 2019||FCS-55P|
|Learning in Families Together: School-Age Children and Bullying||May 8, 2019||FCS-56P|
|Aprendiendo juntos en familia: Los niños en edad escolar y el acoso escolar||
El acoso escolar o intimidación ocurre cuando un niño es el blanco de acciones hirientes una y otra vez por alguien más.
|Apr 1, 2016||FCS-56S (FCS-77S)|
|Learning in Families Together: Infant Curiosity||
Infants are naturally curious.
|May 8, 2019||FCS-57P|
|Learning in Families Together: Infant Development 1||May 8, 2019||FCS-59P|
|Learning in Families Together: Infant Brain Development||Jun 4, 2019||FCS-60P|
|Learning in Families Together: Infant Development 2||Jun 4, 2019||FCS-61P|
|Learning in Families Together: Pre-schoolers||May 20, 2019||FCS-62P|
|Aprendiendo Juntos en Familia: preescolares||
A los 2 años, los niños miden casi la mitad de lo que medirán de adultos.
|May 20, 2015||FCS-62PS|
|Learning in Families Together: “School-Agers” 5 to 8 Years||Jun 3, 2019||FCS-63P|
|Learning in Families Together: Teens||May 8, 2019||FCS-64P|
|Beating Stress: Challenges, Choices, Changes||
Stress comes in many forms. There are normal and predictable stressors, such as a new job, getting married, or moving.
|May 8, 2020||FCS-68P|
|Aprendiendo juntos en familia: Adolescencia y Desarrollo del Cerebro||
Los adolescentes a menudo desconciertan a los adultos, pero nueva evidencia científica ayuda a entenderlos mejor a medida que se convierten en adultos jóvenes.
|Oct 14, 2016||FCS-78P|
|Beating Stress - Daily Living||May 6, 2019||FCS-104NP|
|What in the World? International Produce Takes a Stand at Virginia Farmers Markets||May 25, 2016||HORT-225NP|