ERIC Number: ED332919
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Subregional Seminar on Teaching Training in Environmental Education for Asia (Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia, November 15-22, 1987). Final Report.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Environmental Education Section.; Pertanian Univ. Malaysia, Selangor.
The objectives of this seminar held at the Universiti Pertanian Malaysia for teacher training in environmental education were as follows: (1) to familiarize teacher educators with the content of the series of teacher training modules in environmental education prepared by the UNESCO International Environmental Education Programme (IEEP); (2) to prepare prototype environmental education units for incorporation into teacher training programs; (3) to identify institutions for local adaptation and use of teacher training modules in participating member states; (4) to identify activities and documents on teacher training in environmental education to be undertaken by IEEP at subregional, regional, and international levels; and (5) to enhance exchange of information and experience in the development of teacher training in environmental education in the subregion. The document includes a summary of the proceedings of the seminar; presentation on the UNESCO-UNEP International Environmental Education Programme (IEEP); presentation and discussion of country reports (a general summary): presentation and discussion of working documents; a brief account of prototype environmental education units developed by the seminar for incorporation into the teacher training program; a list of suggested documents and activities on the incorporation of environmental education into teacher education to be developed by IEEP at subregional and international levels; suggested methods and institutions for utilization of the modules; and a conclusion. (DB)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Educational Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, International Programs, Teacher Education
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, 7, Place de Fontenoy, 75700 Paris, France.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Environmental Education Section.; Pertanian Univ. Malaysia, Selangor.
Identifiers: Asia (Southeast); UNESCO
Note: For the complete country reports, see SO 021 346.