ERIC Number: ED340614
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Environmental Education Conference Summary (Bloomington, Minnesota, October 26-27, 1990).
Minnesota State Planning Agency, St. Paul.; Minnesota State Dept. of Education, St. Paul.
This biennial conference, attracted approximately 300 environmental educators from Minnesota. Included in this document are: (1) the purpose, the rationale, and the overview of the conference; (2) the state legislature perspective highlighting policies and finances; (3) the state agencies' perspective focusing on entitlements; (4) a summary of reactions from participants to the legislative and agency proposals for implementation; (5) a summary of the presentation from the post-secondary panel; (6) a summary of the panel presentation on specifications from the National Environmental Education Act (H.R. 3684); (7) the common priority of needs of environmental educators in tabular form; (8) a summary of perceived regional priorities; and (9) appendices which contain a detailed annotation of the priorities, goals, and objectives for elementary schools, secondary schools, post-secondary schools, nature learning centers, community outreach programs, local government agencies, and state/federal agencies, as well as contact information for regional representatives from these diverse organizations. (JJK)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences, Federal State Relationship, Higher Education
State Planning Agency, Office of Environmental Education, 300 Centennial Building, 658 Cedar Street, St. Paul, MN 55155.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Planning Agency, St. Paul.; Minnesota State Dept. of Education, St. Paul.
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota