ERIC Number: ED327388
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Apr-19
Reference Count: N/A
Hearing on H.R. 3684, the National Environmental Education Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives. One Hundred First Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Many recognize the need for an adequate environmental education in the United States. The National Environmental Education Act of 1990 was designed to give federal support to the establishment of an Office of Environmental Education and other support for environmental education. This hearing includes testimony from John H. Chafee, U.S. Senator from the State of Rhode Island; John Denver, Windstar Foundation; William K. Reilly, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Gary San Julian, National Wildlife Federation; Terry Wilson, Western Kentucky University; Darryl Roberts; Steven Kussman, Alliance for Environmental Education; and Kathleen Blanchard, Quebec-Labrador Foundation. Prepared statements, supplementary materials, and letters from the American Gas Association, the American Institute of Biological Sciences, Kathleen Blanchard, John Chafee, Peggy Cowan, John Denver, Patty Finch, John T. Grupenhoff, Steve Kussman, Matthew G. Martinez, June McSwain, George Miller, The National Association of Public Television Stations, the National Association of State Foresters, Major R. Owens, John Padalion, William K. Reilly, Darryl Roberts, Gary San Julian, Allan J. West, and Terry Wilson are appended. (CW)
Descriptors: Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Government Role, Hearings, Science Education, Secondary School Science
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.