ERIC Number: ED248140
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Training of Teachers for Environmental Education. Proceedings of International Workshop (Prague-Hluboka, Czechoslovakia, October 13-17, 1980).
Kvasnickova, Dana, Comp.; Petracek, Svatopluk, Ed.
A workshop was held to exchange experiences on ways and means of incorporating environmental education (EE) in preservice and inservice teacher training programs for elementary and secondary schools. These proceedings of the workshop are divided into three parts. Part 1 provides a brief report on the workshop organization, objectives, characteristics, and participants. Part 2 is divided into four sections. Section A includes an introductory paper which explores the fundamental postulates related to teacher training for EE and a discussion of major workshop topics. Section B includes 14 papers which provide information on various topics related to teacher training for EE in Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, the German Democratic Republic, the Federal Republic of Germany, France, Hungary, Poland, Byelorussia, and the United Soviet Socialist Republic. Section C contains summaries of working sessions and appendices (including a discussion of the system concept of teacher training for EE and descriptions of EE projects). Section D provides the closing speeches. Part 3 presents the workshop conclusions and recommendations. Also included are models of preservice and inservice programs and information on how these programs can be modified to suit the situation of educational systems in different countries. (JN)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Charles Univ., Prague (Czechoslovakia). European Information Centre for Further Education of Teachers.