Home Economics Education

Teaching Home Economics (Family Studies, Human Ecology, Family and Consumer Science) in schools is one of the most rewarding and exciting careers in education. Home Economics education works with students to build their understanding and practical skills in food, textiles and family. Specializations include curriculum and pedagogy in food and nutrition education, food service, textile studies and textile arts, and family studies; critical ecological perspectives in transformative education related to Home Economics.

 

Faculty Members

Name Research Interests
Renwick, Kerry Teacher Education, Familial Contexts, Human and Social Ecology, Critical Pedagogy, Educational Policy, Home Economics, Health Education, Public health