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American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences 
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Archived webinars are available on demand


AAFCS is excited to announce the 2013 FALL WEBINAR SCHEDULE!  Click on any title below to learn more about our up and coming webinars this Fall.  Create your customized webinar bundle by selecting any 3 webinars (new or archived) from the list below!

$99 for AAFCS members ($129 nonmembers)

Each webinar provides 1.5 PDUs!

Register Now!

Archived Webinars - Available on demand!

For more information on each webinar, please click on the links below.   If you would like to purchase more than 1 bundle, please contact Daila Boufford at dboufford@aafcs.org.

PLEASE NOTE - WEBINAR BUNDLES ARE FOR INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATIONS ONLY.  You may not use a webinar purchased within a bundle to show to a group or class.   Group Discounts are available - contact Daila Boufford at dboufford@aafcs.org for more information.

If you would like to learn more about using AAFCS webinars in your higher ed classes, check out this article by Dr. Jill Conlon, published in the Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.


Content Area 

Archived Webinars

Nutrition, Health, and 

Call to Action! Childhood Obesity is Everyone's Problem Sponsored by 

Caregiving for Older Adults:  Options, Strategies and Self-Care

 Healthy Family and Consumer Sciences Classrooms: New Perspectives on Social and Cultural Factors

12 Foods You Should Add to Your Diet Now to Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease and Other Illnesses

Small Steps to Health and Wealth: Research Implications and Program Methods

Food Psychology: Why We Eat More Than We Think

Am I Losing My Mind?

Bringing Science to Life:  Fundamentals of a Food Science Program

MyPlate:  Navigating the Transition from MyPyramid  Sponsored by 

Cancer Prevention: Solutions in Your Kitchen

Health and Financial Literacy: Gearing up for New Health Insurance Law

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs):  Separating Fact from Fiction

Nutrition and Hydration for Physical Performance  Sponsored by 

U.S. Farm-Raised Seafood and a Healthy Diet

Financial Education

Financial Planning for the Second Half of Your Life: 15 Key Topics for Older Adults

Equipping Youth to Navigate Finances in Their Everyday Lives: A Fresh Approach to Financial Literacy

20 Steps to Becoming a Millionaire: A Research-Based Approach to Building Wealth

Budgeting and Debt Management:  An FCS Approach 

Cracking the Millionaire Code: Financial Education for Teachers and Students

Deciding When to Retire:  What You Need to Know

IRAs and Mutual Funds: How to Build Wealth for a Secure Future

Health and Financial Literacy: Gearing up for New Health Insurance Law

Broken Promises:  10 Strategies to Achieve Financial Security When Benefits Are Reduced

Understanding the Behavioral Side of Finances


Educational Technology and Social Media

Online Teaching Methods for FCS Professionals

Web Wise: Web Applications for FCS Professionals

Beyond PowerPoint—New, Free Web 2.0 Technology for the FCS Classroom


Teacher Education

Applying STEM Concepts to Real World Issues Using Family and Consumer Sciences Curriculum

Preparing Our Students for the Real World:  Are Colleges Doing Enough?

Evaluating Family and Consumer Sciences Programs (K-12): Data, Documentation, and Decision-Making

Motivating K-12 Students for Content Mastery: Empirically Proven Strategies That Work

Diversity 101: Practical Insights into Managing Differences

Best Practices for New FCS Teachers: Panel Presentation on Lessons Learned by FCS Education Professionals  Sponsored by 

Advancing Reasoning Skills in Adolescents:  New Ideas to Engage Developing Brains

Why Group Work Does Not Work

Field Research: How to Ensure a Successful Result

Today's Inclusive Classroom:  How to Help Students with Developmental Disabilities Succeed

Critical Personal and Professional Advocacy Skills

Service-Learning:  How To Engage Students and Maximize Learning

2-part program:
An Ounce of Prevention:  Complete Curriculum on Preconception Issues for Teens and Young Adults   Sponsored by 

Interpersonal Relationships

Resolving Technology and Family Relationship Concerns

What Families Need to Succeed: New Research Identifies 21 Critical Assets

Victims, Bullies, Bystanders and Their Families: The Unique Role for Family and Consumer Sciences in the Bullying Epidemic

The Marriage Garden:  A New Approach to Cultivating Strong, Stable Relationships

Loyalty Workshop: How to Build and Maintain Loyal Relationships

Apparel, Textiles, and Design

Sustainability in Textiles and Apparel: What Consumers Can Do

Clothing & Textiles: Using Technology to Advance the Content Area

Child Development

Playground Power:  Why Outdoor Play is Beneficial

Consuming Kids: How Excessive Commercialism is Harming Children

Encouraging Male Involvement in Early Childhood, Parenting and FCS

Baby's Brain, Language, and Literacy: The Role of Reading in Infant Development

Housing and Interior Design

What's New in Household Equipment and Kitchen Design?

Living Green: Energy Efficient and Sustainable Practices within the Home


Register Now! 

$99 for AAFCS members ($129 nonmembers)

  If you work at a higher ed institution and would be interested in using this webinar as content in your classroom, please contact Daila Boufford for information on special site license rates!

 AAFCS Virtual Professional Development:  Get Inspired. Get Jazzed. Get With It.