ERIC Number: ED384532
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Using Computers in Environmental Education: Interactive Multimedia and On-Line Learning. The Environmental Education Toolbox--EE Toolbox Workshop Resource Manual.
Rohwedder, W. J.; Alm, Andy
This manual provides teacher educators with a broad perspective on educational technology to ensure that environmental education is enhanced not compromised by new information and communication tools. The manual puts technology problems and promises in perspective and contains sections that review educational philosophy and instructional techniques related to interactive multimedia and on-line learning. Handouts and overheads for teacher workshops are provided. A resources section offers assistance to workshop participants and leaders. It contains references to over 100 resources in the following areas: educational technology journals and trade publications, organizations and institutions, books, multimedia and on-line learning resources, general software and multimedia catalogs, environmental education software and multimedia catalogs, network service providers, networked projects and resources, environmental database resources, product reviews, and the greening of computers. A glossary of computing terms is provided. (LZ)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Learning Activities, Multimedia Instruction, Multimedia Materials, Online Systems, Program Implementation, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Consortium for Environmental Education and Training.; Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor. School of Natural Resources and Environment.