ERIC Number: ED357944
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Outdoor Education Directory: Organizations Involved in Outdoor Experiential Education.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Charleston, WV.
This directory lists organizations actively involved in outdoor experiential education. Outdoor experiential education includes some or all of the following elements: (1) active involvement in solving outdoor problems; (2) verbal reflection following the experience; (3) introduction of a level of stress or challenge in completing the outdoor tasks; and (4) emphasis on group development and dynamics. The 75 entries are categorized as foreign and international organizations, national organizations and associations, regional and statewide organizations, college- and university-based training, and outdoor experiential education centers and camps. Each entry includes name, address, contact person, telephone number, and a brief description, including names of publications. (LP)
Descriptors: Adventure Education, Camping, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Organizations, National Organizations, Outdoor Education, Program Descriptions, Resident Camp Programs
ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, P.O. Box 1348, Charleston, WV 25325 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Charleston, WV.