OverviewDr. Rose BordaSupervisor of Social Studies and Home & Careers(516) 733-2148Although technology is rapidly changing our society, the basic needs of food, clothing, shelter, positive relationships, and satisfying work remain constant. The goal of the Home & Careers Program is to develop the skills, knowledge,and attitudes that will enable students to manage their personal family, and work lives.
At the middle school level, the program develops decision-making, problem-solving, and management skills. Content includes money management, career development, nutrition, clothing, and personal environment management. At the high school level, in-depth programs develop career skills related to specific jobs, nutrition, and early childhood education.