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A practical how-to guide to developing, implementing, evaluating, and sustaining effective family life education programs. Drawing on the best scholarship and their own years of professional experience, the authors of this thoroughly updated Third Edition begin by discussing the foundations of family life education and encourage readers to develop their own outreach philosophies. The book then helps readers learn principles and methods for reaching out to the public and how to form and use community collaborations and use principles of social marketing to promote programs.
Chapter 13: Working With the Media in Family Life Education
Working With the Media in Family Life Education
The Air Force would never send a pilot to fly an F-16 without hours of instruction, study, and training. However, millions of people take a seat in the cockpit of family life having previously only ridden as a passenger. Not only do they lack formal training, but there is no instruction manual in the glove compartment to refer to. While some figure it out as they go, others are headed straight for destruction, hoping to find the eject button before impact.
Unfortunately, family life education (FLE) professionals cannot be at the other end ...