ERIC Number: ED368562
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
The Global Thinking Project: Linking Schools in Environmental Understanding. Symposium Proceedings (Atlanta, Georgia, November 1993).
Golley, Priscilla, Ed.; Hassard, Jack, Ed.
The Global Thinking Project at Georgia State University and the Department of Middle Secondary Education and Instructional Technology sponsored a Symposium on Global Thinking Research, in November, 1993. The following 11 papers were presented at the symposium: (1) "Teaching Students to Think Globally" (Jack Hassard); (2) "Introducing Global Thinking to Students in an Australian Secondary School" (Paul McColl); (3) "The Global Thinking Project in Catalunya (Barcelona)" (Narcis Vives and Anna Pinero); (4) "Global Thinking in an American Middle School" (Sarah Crim); (5) "Preparing to Teach Global Issues" (Roger Cross and Ronald Price); (6) "Introducing Global Thinking in an Elementary School" (Cheryl Garner); (7) "An Investigation of Cooperative Learning and Group Problem Solving Within the Global Thinking Project" (Susan Dunkerly-Kolb, Priscilla Golley, Doug Shook, and Jane Yonts); (8) "Environmental Concerns of Teachers Attending a Global Thinking Teacher Preparation Institute" (Margaret Venable and Julie Weisberg); (9) "Environmental Concerns of Middle Grade Students" (Martha McIlveenne); (10) "Teacher Opinions About the Global Thinking Project" (Wayne Robinson); and (11) "Attitude Survey on Society and Environment" (Simon Vershlovsky). (MDH)
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Global Education, High Schools, Middle School Students, Problem Solving, Program Descriptions, Questionnaires, Secondary School Students, Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Methods, Teaching Models, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers: Australia; Russia; Spain (Barcelona)