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Critical Competencies For Effective Teaching : Perceptions Of Home Economics Teachers, Esthery D. Kunkwenzu Jan 1997

Critical Competencies For Effective Teaching : Perceptions Of Home Economics Teachers, Esthery D. Kunkwenzu

Theses: Doctorates and Masters

Home economics is a multi-faceted, inter-disciplinary, integrated field of study drawing from a multitude of disciplines including sociology, psychology, anthropology, chemistry, physics, architecture and the arts (Henry, 1995). As a school subject, home economics in Malawi is taught at primary school, secondary school as well as at university level. This study explores home economics teachers' perceptions of competencies critical for teaching the subject. Data was collected from secondary school home economics teachers in Malawi. The study is a qualitative investigation of how experienced teachers describe effective teaching of the integrated home economics syllabus, and what they perceive as critical competencies ...


Banfes Project Final Report, Linda A. Pursley Jan 1991

Banfes Project Final Report, Linda A. Pursley

Basic and NonFormal Education Systems (BANFES) Project

There are no outstanding evaluation recommendations at Component II (NTTC), so I have chosen to report my work by logframe outputs, using the question and answer format developed by the Project Evaluation Office for conducting interviews and collecting data on initiatives which were not otherwise evaluated. The second section relates my work to the relevant contractual obligations. Finally, I attempt to summarize what has been accomplished, and to reflect on the current situation and possible directions for the future.

My work with BANFES in Lesotho covers the period beginning in September 1985 and concluding in February 1991. Throughout this period ...


Farm Health And Safety Of Children: An Investigation Of Educational Needs Through Focus Group Interviews, Gayle Hager Olson Jan 1989

Farm Health And Safety Of Children: An Investigation Of Educational Needs Through Focus Group Interviews, Gayle Hager Olson

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Economic Changes Of Families In Relation To Reported Income Adequacy, Symptoms Of Stress, And Economizing Behavior, Belletech Deressa Jan 1986

Economic Changes Of Families In Relation To Reported Income Adequacy, Symptoms Of Stress, And Economizing Behavior, Belletech Deressa

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

This study examines the effect of change in economic condition on families in their middle years in the nine-state North Central Region of the United States during 1979-1982. The relationships between economic changes, reported income adequacy, symptoms of stress, and economizing behavior are studied. The data include 1236 families.;Demographic and socioeconomic control variables were age of wife, employment of husband and wife, family size and family income. Reported change in income, overall financial condition, and income adequacy are the sum of responses obtained from both husband and wife. Family symptomology is measured by the Family Health Status Inventory. Economizing ...


Social Interaction In Middle Childhood Within Dyadic Groups , Dahlia Ann Frey Stockdale Jan 1972

Social Interaction In Middle Childhood Within Dyadic Groups , Dahlia Ann Frey Stockdale

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Conceptual Framework For Analysis Of A Nursing Home Food Service System And Procedures For Measurement Of Selected Variables Related To Labor Time, Nancy Evelyn Brown Jan 1972

A Conceptual Framework For Analysis Of A Nursing Home Food Service System And Procedures For Measurement Of Selected Variables Related To Labor Time, Nancy Evelyn Brown

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Survey Of 1968 Graduates Of Home Economics Programs At Intermountain School In Brigham City, Utah, Aty Bakker Bitton May 1969

Survey Of 1968 Graduates Of Home Economics Programs At Intermountain School In Brigham City, Utah, Aty Bakker Bitton

All Graduate Theses and Dissertations

The Home Economics Program of Intermountain School in Brigham City, Utah was studied by a survey of graduates of the program of the year 1968. Research data was obtained from two sources: (1) a questionnaire to students who had graduated from the Home Economics Programs of Intermountain School in Brigham City in the year 1968, and (2) a questionnaire to employers of these students.

Findings of the study were that Home Economics education is useful to students in their personal life as well as in post high school training and employment and that a majority of the employers questioned rated ...


Interrelationship Of Home Environment And Industrial Employment: Family Clothing, Social Participation, Parental Beliefs And Goals , Carolyn Joy Kundel Jan 1969

Interrelationship Of Home Environment And Industrial Employment: Family Clothing, Social Participation, Parental Beliefs And Goals , Carolyn Joy Kundel

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Comparison Of Parental Expectations, Goals And Child Rearing Patterns Of Mothers Receiving Aid To Dependent Children , Barbara Attebery Scott Jan 1967

Comparison Of Parental Expectations, Goals And Child Rearing Patterns Of Mothers Receiving Aid To Dependent Children , Barbara Attebery Scott

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Education Of The Whole Man, Ralph Borsodi Jan 1963

The Education Of The Whole Man, Ralph Borsodi

School of Living Documents

The Education of the Whole Man is essentially two books in one volume. The first is a general treatise. This book opens with a challenge to Borsodi’s Indian friends. They must choose a national destiny: Gandhi or Western industrialization. The second section addresses the problem of education in 30 chapters. There are many forms of education: Physical education, emotional education, perceptual education, introspection education, axiological education, volitional education, etc. But these are not different things. They are part of a whole. There are stages of development, from infancy through age twelve, sixteen, eighteen, higher education, adult education. Chapter by ...


Effect Of Dietary Proteins On Activities Of Two Hepatic Enzyme Systems , Mary Addina Crenshaw Jan 1962

Effect Of Dietary Proteins On Activities Of Two Hepatic Enzyme Systems , Mary Addina Crenshaw

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Relation Of Physical, Chemical And Sensory Evaluation Of Cured Ham To The Backfat Thickness Of Hog Carcasses , Astrid Linnéa Molander Jan 1962

Relation Of Physical, Chemical And Sensory Evaluation Of Cured Ham To The Backfat Thickness Of Hog Carcasses , Astrid Linnéa Molander

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.