Should Schools Teach Home Ec Again?

Jun 29, 2016 at 4:05 pm |

Teaching Basic Life Skills

How many teenagers know how to sew a button, or cook lunch?

In the world today, everything is drive-through and instant gratification. Parents are doing more for their children than when we were children, and not teaching kids how to do things themselves.

Should schools pickup the slack or are we all failing our kids?

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Stats show that teens aren’t able to do a lot of the basic life skills — is it the parent’s responsibility or should schools be teaching home ec?