ERIC Number: ED167367
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
The Global Energy Situation on Earth, Teacher Guide. Computer Technology Program Environmental Education Units.
Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
This is the teacher's guide to accompany the student guide which together comprise one of five computer-oriented environmental/energy education units. This unit is organized around a computerized data base of information related to global energy use. The data is organized on a country-by-country basis for the 83 largest countries in the world. For each country, data have been stored on 24 variables, such as use and production of energy, per/capita income, energy reserves, and so on. Using the computer program, students are guided through a series of inquiries into the data base. The data base may be expanded by the teacher. These materials are designed for grades 9 through 14 and are appropriate for Social Studies and Environmental Education or Science courses. This teacher's guide presents: (1) an introduction to the unit; (2) background information on the program and how to use it; (3) student exercises; (4) information sources; and (5) program listing. (MR)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Energy, Environmental Education, Global Approach, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Simulation, Social Studies, World Problems
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.