¶ 1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 A task force for the Development of a Family Discipline was formed, to promote dialogue about issues associated with the emergence of a family discipline. Wesley R. Burr was elected chair. The Board agreed that it should take stands on public policy issues that affect families, and a process was developed to assist NCFR in doing so, involving the Family Action Section and the Public Policy Committee. Dennis Orthner was appointed chair of a Presidential Commission on the Structure of NCFR.
¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 The Board accepted the document prepared by the NCFR Committee on Standards and Certification for Family Life Educators. A five-person committee was appointed to implement the recommendations, with Kenneth Davidson continuing as chair. The document contained a discussion on preparation for family life education, process and procedures for the certification committee, and an overview of content in family life education, a framework for planning life span programs. Ruth Jewson prepared guidelines for NCFR Board members.