ERIC Number: ED046691
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-May
Reference Count: 0
Report of a Conference on The College, The Community and Conservation (Washington, D.C., May 22-23, 1967).
Conservation Foundation, Washington, DC.
Summaries of papers and discussions at a conference of directors and administrators of college community service and continuing education projects related to conservation and funded under Title I of the 1965 Higher Education Act are presented. The papers summarized consider the following topics: methods of eliciting support of public and private sources of assistance in co-operative community projects, obtaining congressional support, and the critical influences in environmental decisions. General discussions on community responses to Title I, university faculty and administrative attitudes, and curricular materials including audio-visual presentations are also summarized. Appendices provide a bibliography of resource material, a guide to relevant U.S. Government directories and Federal Aid catalogues, brief summaries of some conservation related Title I projects, and a copy of Title I. (AL)
Descriptors: College Role, Community Services, Conference Reports, Conservation Education, Continuing Education, Environmental Education
The Conservation Foundation, 1717 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Conservation Foundation, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Higher Education Act, Title I