Family & Community Services


The Family & Community Services course is a laboratory-based course designed to involve students in realistic and meaningful community-based activities through direct service or service-learning experiences. Students are provided opportunities to interact with and provide services to individuals, families and the community through community or volunteer services. Emphasis is placed on developing and enhancing organizational and leadership skills and characteristics.

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ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 26
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 10-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 234
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 108
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Carolyn B. Cooksie
Associate Administrator Operations Management, U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency

Kandice Kelly
National Director/Founder, The Girls Self Esteem Program

Judith Wilkins, Ph.D.
Marriage & Family Therapist,

Dale Moore
Deputy Executive Director of Public Policy, American Farm Bureau Federation

SAMPLE LESSON | Technology Implications: Consumer & Family

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.


  • Skills for Real World Survival
  • Employability Skills
  • Graduate Tips & Advice: Importance of Work Ethic
  • Leadership Styles           
  • Teamwork & Collaboration 
  • Management of Energy, Money & Tasks 
  • Decision Making
  • Introduction to Professional Communication 
  • Business Ethics  
  • Ethics in Business    
  • Exploring Careers: Human Services
  • Family & Community Services
  • Citizenship Basics 
  • Corporate Citizenship: Crossfit for Hope
  • Corporate Citizenship: Supporting Local Youth
  • Family Relationships & Management
  • Positive Relationships    
  • Personal Development: Self-Esteem    
  • Conflict Management    
  • Family Life Issues           
  • Technology Implications: Consumer & Family
  • Family Health     
  • Insurance: The Basics    
  • Health Products & Services