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In addition to housekeeping and cooking of everyday food, Finnish home economics classes teach diversity and equality, interaction, orderliness and responsibility. Increasing attention is paid to sustainable development and breaking gender role stereotypes in home economics teaching.
Cooperation skills are at the core of Finnish home economics teaching | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

In addition to housekeeping and cooking of everyday food, home economics classes teach diversity and equality, interaction, orderliness and responsibility. All of these skills are also needed in family and working life.