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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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FCS 2016 Alumni Newsletter

We are excited to share our [PDF] 2016 FCS Alumni Newsletter (7 MiB) with you!  See what's been happening in the Department of Family Consumer Science at Minnesota State Mankato and see what FCS alumni are doing today.  The variety of career paths our alumni have taken is remarkable!


Job Announcements

Teacher/Home Base Teacher
Two or four year degree in Early Childhood Education or related field required. Must meet Minnesota Department of Human Services division of licensing requirements for Head Teacher. Maintain and operate a safe, diverse, and developmentally appropriate classroom in accordance with state and federal requirements. Directly supervise the center staff including assistant teachers, classroom assistant/aides and volunteers. Responsible for the daily operation of the classroom.

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FACS Instructor - Kasson-Mantorville High School is seeking to hire a full-time (1.0) FACS teacher due to a retirement. They have a very strong FACS program, with 2 full-time teachers in the department, 650 students in the HS and a full variety of foods, nutrition, child development, etc. classes. The school recently underwent a $40 million renovation and expansion which included 2 completely new FACS classrooms.  See the posting on the Ed Post site.

Principal Trent Langemo will also be at the MN Education Job Fair in Minneapolis next Friday, April 21, and would welcome an opportunity to visit with any students that are attending.
FACS Instructor - Secondary/Family and Consumer Science position at Richfield Senior High School.  Posted March 20, 2017.
 The Richfield Public School District is now accepting applications for a full time Family Consumer Science Teacher at the Senior High School working with students in grades 9-12 beginning the 2017-2018 school year.
They are located in the heart of the Twin Cities Metropolitan area and serve a diverse student population in Richfield and the surrounding communities. Richfield Public Schools inspires and empowers each individual to learn, grow & excel.
Requirements: Current Minnesota appropriate licensure. Richfield Public Schools offers a comprehensive benefit package. See contract and benefit information here. This position is open until filled. Apply here.  
FACS Instructor - Staples-Motley High School, 1.0 FTE, Family and Consumer Science (FACS) beginning 2017-18 School year. Valid MN Family and Consumer Sciences Licensure required, CTE Endorsement preferred.  Courses may include, but are not limited to:  Foods, Culinary Academy, Child Development, Sewing and Pre-School offerings.
Submit a letter of interest and credentials to:  
ISD #2170 District Office
Bonnie Madson, Adm. Asst.
202 Pleasant Avenue NE
Staples, MN  56479

FACS Instructor - Monticello Public Schools has an opening for a full-time FACS teacher at the Monticello Middle School starting this fall. Please see the posting here.


FACS Instructor - Dubuque Community School District is accepting applications for a FACS teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  This is a full-time position at Hempstead High School in Dubuque, Iowa.  See the job posting here.   


FACS Instructor - Osakis Public School, in Osakis MN.  Grade 7-12 FACS and Career Teacher with possible other duties.  Full-time position (1.0 FTE) beginning the fall of the 2017-18 School Year. Applicants must have a current Minnesota Teaching License. Position open until filled. View the posting here.