The Importance of Home Economics by Karen R. East

Home economics should be a mandatory class in high school to benefit a person's physical and mental health.

Obesity is a growing problem in the United States

People should be made more aware of ingredients in the products they are consuming and taught how to balance their nutrition.

Home economics can teach important safety tips.

When graduates become parents, they can teach their children all that they have learned from their cooking experience.

Both the parent and the child can enjoy spending time together.

It can be beneficial for the children to start learning from an early age.

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