AAFCS

AcronymDefinition
AAFCSAmerican Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (formerly American Home Economics Association)
AAFCSAdvanced Automatic Flight Control System
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'AAFCS has also developed and launched a branding initiative," Myers said.
On June 16, 2016, Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay announced that the department was receiving $37.6 million as part of Budget 2016 to support the rehabilitation and modernization of select AAFC research stations and laboratories in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Quebec.
Unlike traditional bioreactor processes, the AAFC process was developed specifically for Canadas cooler climate and achieves high-performance anaerobic digestion of farm waste at lower temperatures (between 5-25C).
In April 2018, the State University of New York (SUNY) - Oneonta; the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA); and AAFCS were awarded a three-year grant from the United States Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), to establish the National Partnership to Recruit, Prepare and Support Family Consumer Sciences Educators.
Other CTE Involvement: Iowa Family & Consumer Science Educators (IFCSE) (1997-present); President, IFCSE (2008-09); Vice President, IFCSE (2007-08); Secretary, IFCSE (2004-07); Key Leader, IFCSE (1998-99); Iowa AAFCS State Board member (2012-16); Secretary, Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State Board (2011-15); Board Member, Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State Board (2008-present); State of Iowa, Secondary Career and Technical Education Task (2013-15)
Barbara Somers Cannon of Olympic High School in Charlotte, N.C., was named the 2002-2003 American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) National Teacher of the Year at the 93rd AAFCS Annual Convention & Exposition that was held in June in Dallas, Texas.
Each participating state affiliate of AAFCS selects a teacher of the year and submits its entry to the national competition.
According to AAFCS, Cannon's program, Culinary Academics, won the attention of the awards committee because of its innovative approach to integrating all of the educational disciplines.
Landry Catholic Church council member, and a member of ABWA and AAFCS. She is the recipient of the ACTE Outstanding Service Award and the Oldsmobile Athena Award.
The following material is excerpted with permission from "Recruiting Family and Consumer Sciences Educators," a booklet published by American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS), based in Alexandria, Va.
Several times a week, AAFCS headquarters receives phone calls about the shortage of family and consumer sciences educators.
The Future Homemakers of America became Family Career and Continuing Leaders of America (FCCLA); the American Home Economics Association is now the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS).