ERIC Number: ED178325
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Summit Conference on Environmental Education, Report and Recommendations. Conference Developed Under the Auspices of the Environmental Education Association of Illinois. Document No. 79/25.
This report documents the recommendations derived from conference attention to five areas of concern: (1) responsibility of all sectors to enhance the individual's ability to make informed decisions on environmental issues; (2) the responsibility of all sectors to share information leading to enhanced ability to function in an environmentally responsible manner; (3) responsibility of all sectors to make manpower needs in environmental fields known to those managing career education programs; (4) the responsibility of communities to plan environmental education programs responsive to all sectors; and (5) the need for all sectors to reflect, in action, positive environmental education philosophies. Sectors, as defined by the conference, include business, education, government, environmental organizations, and social/service groups. Specific recommendations with supporting considerations addressing each of the five areas of concern are presented in the appendices. (RE)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Inst. of Natural Resources, Chicago.