ERIC Number: ED406175
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Pathways To Partnerships: Coalitions for Environmental Education. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (22nd, Big Sky, Montana, 1993).
Mrazek, Rick, Ed.
The theme of the 1993 conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education was "Pathways to Partnerships: Coalitions for Environmental Education." Speakers on environmental issues represented government agencies and legislative houses, international institutions, businesses, and academia and included U.S. Representative Karan English and Madeleine May Kunin, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education. The proceedings are divided into five major areas. General session presentations, which include both keynote and featured speakers, include topics on environmental education legislation, reform, and perspectives on the Tennessee River and the Ukraine. Conference workshops include businesses in partnership in education, developing teacher training programs, student assessment, and ecological economics. Symposia cover such topics as wildlife, environmental education advocacy, role of government, adult education, multimedia, sustainable development, and environmental education research. Conference papers were grouped into six related strands: (1) "Educating about Environmental Issues and Policies"; (2) "Curriculum and Teaching Strategies"; (3) "Nonformal Programs"; (4) "International Education Programs"; (5) "From Research To Application in Environmental Education; and (6) "Promoting Environmental Education Programs." Contains a total of 132 conference papers. (PVD)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Economics, Educational Objectives, Educational Research, Environmental Education, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Government Role, Multimedia Materials, Nonschool Educational Programs, Partnerships in Education, Student Evaluation, Sustainable Development, Wildlife
North American Association for Environmental Education, P.O. Box 400, Troy, OH 45373.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: North American Association for Environmental Education, Troy, OH.