ERIC Number: EJ536883
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Values and Morals: Bridging the Gap between Knowledge and Behavior. AAHE Scholar Address.
Bensley, Loren B., Jr.
Journal of Health Education, v27 n6 p332-37 Nov-Dec 1996
Illustrates the need for values and morals education to bridge the gap between what students know and how they behave. The paper discusses the decay of American morals and values, suggesting how they can be incorporated into health education and noting what is required for that to happen. (SM)
Descriptors: Community Responsibility, Comprehensive School Health Education, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, Ethics, Health Promotion, Moral Development, Moral Values, Role Models, Secondary School Students, Student Attitudes, Student Behavior, Teacher Behavior, Teacher Role, Values Education
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A