FCCLA produces the following national publications annually:

    Electronic Newsletters

    • Member Minute - Weekly (Tuesday) newsletter published to all affiliated student members. 
    • Fast Facts - Weekly (Tuesday) newsletter published to all affiliated chapter advisers. 
    • State Adviser Update - Weekly (Thursday) newsletter published to all State Advisers. 
    • Beyond the Red - Quarterly newsletter published to all Alumni & Associates members.

    If you are an affiliated member or adviser and are not receiving electronic newsletters, please log in to your FCCLA Portal and confirm your email address is correct. If you need further assistance, please contact

    Guidelines & Handbooks

    • Chapter Adviser Handbook
    • Chapter Handbook
    • FCCLA Branding Guidelines
    • FCCLA / LifeSmarts Knowledge Bowl Guidelines
    • Knowledge Matters Virtual Business Challenge Guidelines
    • Skill Demonstration Events Guidelines
    • STAR Events Guidelines

    These resources can be accessed and downloaded in the FCCLA Portal. 

    Teen Times Magazine

    As of August 1, 2022, FCCLA has officially retired Teen Times magazine and shifted to an updated digital newsletter platform. Archived copies of past issues can be downloaded below.

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