Digital Media Concept: FCCLA Star Events 2011
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FCCLA Star Events 2011

The Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Students Taking Action for Recognition (STAR) Event promotes personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Science education.

Video Segments for FCCLA Star Events 2011

1. Interior Design

Length: 08:23

The student plans the complete conversion of a garage to usable living space including complete interior design, and exterior landscaping.

2. Food Innovation

Length: 06:18

Two students describe the business they have created, “Cool Cat Cupcakes.”

3. Fashion Construction

Length: 04:34

A FACS student chooses a retro-look pattern for her fashion design but adds her own modern twists and detail work to create a completely unique look.

4. Recycle / Redesign

Length: 04:54

A student uses old discarded blue jeans from fellow students in “Trash to Fash,” creating soft denim pillows and purses she donated to her local women's shelter.

5. Job Interview

Length: 18:27

An FCCLA student comes completely prepared to a job interview, ready to tell prospective employers his qualifications and motivation to meet challenges and excel.

6. Interview with Kristy Wheeler

Length: 02:14

Teacher Kristy Wheeler, from Bob Jones High School in Madison, Alabama talks about the importance of these events. She herself participated when she attended high school and is now in her 14th year of teaching Family and Consumer Science.

7. Interview with Felicia Williams

Length: 02:11

Teacher, Felicia Williams, from Horseshoe Bend High School in New Site, Alabama explains how the STAR program provides unique opportunities for students.

8. Interview with Joni Ojard

Length: 02:18

Teacher, Joni Ojard, from Spanish Fort High School talks about her students' projects and judging the STAR event.

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