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1.History of Home Economics
>The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 and the Smith-Hughes Act of 1917 created federal funds for “vocational education agriculture, trades and industry, and homemaking” and created the Office of Home Economics. With this funding, the United States was able to create more homemaking educational courses all across the country.
2.Forerunners of Home Economics
>Forerunners of home economics were the cooking schools that began coming into being in the 1870s. Women such as Maria Parloa and Fannie Farmer, both of whom taught at the famous Boston Cooking School, offered instruction in preparing healthful, low-cost meals. At first they provided training mainly for professional cooks, but over time, they opened up their classes to an eager general public.
3.Importance of Studying Home Economics
>Home Economics has a lot of importance to family, individuals and even the nation at large.It helps to renew family values and foster unity among members enabling individuals in the society to cope with the demands that come with different stages of family life.Home economics deals with the well being of individuals, homes and in relation to the environment, it, therefore, teaches people to be advocates of a healthy environment.
4.Home Economics Learning Model (HELM)
>is defined as the amalgam of multiple literacies including food, health, financial, consumer and environmental literacy.