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FCCLA.Back to the Basics!!!

What does FCCLA Stand for? Family, Career and Community Leaders of America.

What is the FCCLA creed?
We are the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. We face the future with warm courage and high hope. For we have the clear consciousness of seeking old and precious values. For we are the builders of homes, Homes for America's future, Homes where living will be the expression of everything that is good and fair, Homes where truth and love and security and faith will be realities, not dreams. We are the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. We face the future with warm courage and high hope.

What are the 8 purposes?

1. To provide opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life. 2. To strengthen the family as a basic unit of society. 3. To encourage democracy through cooperative action in the home and community. 4. To encourage individual and group involvement in helping achieve global cooperation and harmony. 5. To promote a greater understanding between youth and adults. 6. To provide opportunities for making decisions and assuming responsibilities. 7. To prepare for the multiple role of men and women in todays society. 8. To promote Family and Consumer Sciences Education and related occupations.

What are the benefits of joining FCCLA?
New Friends: meet members from all over the state and country Career Preparation: through competitive events and chapter programs and events Travel Opportunities: opportunity to travel to state, regional and national meetings. Project/Goals: setting goals and carrying out projects that have a positive impact on your school and community.

Membership- Dues
What is the current affiliated Membership for FCCLA?
National youth organization representing 222,188 members in almost 7,000 chapters in 50 states, the District of Columbia, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Only CTSO with the family as its central focus.

How many National Executive Council Members (National Officers) are there? TEN!!

Utah State Officers

How many Utah FCCLA State Officers are there?

How many Areas is Utah divided into? Five

Utah FCCLA Area & State Conferences

When are the Utah FCCLA Area and State Conferences? February 2012- various locations April 18-19, 2013 - Layton

National Outreach
What is the National Outreach Program? Share our Strength

Tag Line
What is FCCLAs Tag Line? The Ultimate Leadership Experience!! What does The Ultimate Leadership Experience mean to you?

What is the FCCLA Motto? Reach for the Sky How can we help others to meet their new horizons?

What are the FCCLA Colors? Red: represents strength White: represents sincerity

What is the NLC? The National Leadership Conference! Destination: Nashville, Tennessee

When is National FCCLA Week? FCCLA always falls on the week of Valentines Day! 13-17 February 2013

What is the official magazine of FCCLA? Teen Times

Family First
What are two goals of the Family First National Program? 1. To help youth become strong family members and leaders for today and tomorrow. 2. Strengthen the family as the basic unit of society.

What does FACTS stand for? Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety!

Financial Fitness
Define Financial Fitness:
Financial Fitness is an FCCLA national peer education program that involves youth teaching one another how to make, save, and spend money wisely.

Power of One

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

What are the five units in Power of one?

A Better You Family ties Working on Working Take the Lead Speak Out for FCCLA

STAR Events
What does STAR (for STAR events) stand for? Students Taking Action with Recognition These are FCCLAs Competitive events.

STAR Event Cont

Advocacy Applied Technology Career Investigation Chapter Service Project Chapter Showcase Culinary Arts Early Childhood Entrepreneurship (Mrs. Milburn took 1st at Nationals) Environmental Ambassador Fashion Construction Fashion Design Focus on Children Food Innovations Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism Illustrated Talk Interior Design Interpersonal Communications Job Interview Leadership Life Event Planning National Programs in Action Nutrition and Wellness Parliamentary Procedure Promote and Publicize FCCLA! Recycle and Redesign Teach and Train ONLINE Digital Stories for Change No Kid Hungry National Outreach Project Virtual Poster

STOP the Violence

What does STOP stand for? Students Taking on Prevention

Be Part of IT
What are the three Rs of Be Part of IT?
1. Recruit 2. Retain 3. Recognize

Student Body
List three Student Body units.
1. Eat Right 2. Be Fit 3. Make Healthy Choices

Career Connections
Describe Career Connection.
Career Connection is a national FCCLA program that guides youth to link their options and skills for success in families, careers, and communities.

Planning Process
What is the Planning Process? Identify Concerns Set a Goal Form a Plan Act Follow Up

Integrating Curriculum
Plan a project that is CoCurricular:
Child Development Interior Design Foods Adult Roles If you are a FACS Teacher you are an FCCLA Adviser!!

What is the National FCCLA Website and the Utah FCCLA Website?

Congratulations!!! You have completed the STEP 1 Program. You can be officially recognized nationally by submitting your name to the National FCCLA Office. s/StepOneRecognitionForm.xls