ERIC Number: ED052942
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
The Schools and the Environment, A Report of a National Seminar. An Occasional Paper.
Institute for Development of Educational Activities, Dayton, OH.
Presented is a summary of a national seminar convened to propose guidelines for schools to follow in instituting K-12 environmental studies. Included is the outline of the entire K-12 program, Strand IV - Environmental and Community Health, developed for the Niskayuna School District, New York. In addition to comments by guest speakers there are sections on how to institute change in the schools, cartoons as elementary teaching aids, the major provisions of the Environmental Quality Act and related issues. The following resources are also provided: a brief annotated film list containing 16 films which deal with ecology and pollution, including information for ordering; and a list of books concerned with ecology. (PR)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Ecology, Environment, Environmental Education, Pollution, Resource Materials
IDEA Executive Offices, Suite 300, 5335 Far Hills Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45429
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Development of Educational Activities, Dayton, OH.