The Say Yes to FCS Campaign is a national outreach designed to bring attention to Family and Consumer Science (FCS) Education as a valuable and viable career path. Below you will find links to outreach efforts from FCS Education college programs to the new FCCLA STAR event.
Visit this map to find a college/university that offers FCS degree programs. This map was developed by Amanda Holland, Graduate Research Assistant, Family and Consumer Sciences Education Doctoral Program, Texas Tech University.
View the FCS teaching job availability trends here.
Locate an FCS teaching opportunity in your area by visiting this page.
NEW! Say Yes to FCS Education STAR Event!
Are you interested in exploring becoming a FCS educator? Check out the Say Yes to FCS Education STAR Event - an individual event that recognizes participants who demonstrate the knowledge and skills needed to explore and experience the career of being a Family and Consumer Sciences educator. Participants must prepare a portfolio, conduct classroom observations, plan and execute a lesson, develop an FCCLA integration plan, and deliver an oral presentation.
Available FCS Scholarships
FCS Education Scholarship - NATFACS -The National Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences Applicant must be a full-time student who is majoring in a Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher Education certification program. The applicant must have completed the freshman year of college. The amount of the scholarship will be $500.00 for one academic year.
At the 2017 National Leadership Conference, FCCLA members said Yes to FCS and were honored at a special signing ceremony.