# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Life Planning Teacher Resources

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Teacher Resources


Subject matter in this course can help prepare students for FCCLA/Life Smarts Knowledge Bowl competition. Check out the national FCCLA website, www.fcclainc.org, for additional contests offered yearly that would support content in this class, as well as Skill Demonstration Competitions conducted at national Cluster Meetings each fall. Competitive Events, including STAR Events and National Programs are subject to changes/additions on a yearly basis. FCCLA members/chapters may elect to plan projects in programs and competitions other than the ones listed.

Web Sites

CTE Resource Center http://www.cteresource.org
Family Economics and Financial Education (FEFE) http://fefe.arizona.edu/ Financial Literacy

National Endowment for Financial Education http://www.nefe.org
JumpStart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy http://www.jumpstartcoalition.org/

Financial Risk Pyramid
Determining Risk and the Risk Pyramid http://www.investopedia.com/articles/basics/03/050203.asp Identity Theft

Federal Trade Commission: Fighting Back Against Identity Theft http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/consumers/about-identity-theft.html
United States Department of Justice http://www.usdoj.gov/criminal/fraud/websites/idtheft.html

National FCCLA http://www.fcclainc.org National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences http://www.aafcs.org/FCSstandards Stock Market Game http://www.stockmarketgame.org The Dollar Stretcher http://www.stretcher.com The Rule of 72  http://www.investopedia.com/ask/answers/04/040104.asp Virginia FCCLA http://www.virginiafccla.org

Johnson, Leona. (1998). Strengthening Family & Self. Tinley Park, Illinois: The Goodheart-Willcox
     Company, Inc.

Liddell, Louise A. and Gentzler, Yvonne S. (2006). Building Life Skills. Tinley Part, Illinois: The Goodheart-
     Willcox Company, Inc.


Covey, Sean. (1998). The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. New York, New York: Fireside.

Steele, David. (2006). Conscious Dating: Finding The Love of Your Life In Today's World. Campbell, CA:
     RCN Press.

Warren, Neil. (1992). Finding the Love of Your Life: Ten Principles for Choosing the Right Marriage
New York, New York: Pocket Books.

PrePAC Correlations to Broad Field Family and Consumer Sciences

These guides correlate the domains and competencies of the Broad Field Family and Consumer Sciences Pre-PAC assessment with the content of these texts.

Contemporary Living
Exploring Life and Career
Preparing for Life and Career