ERIC Number: EJ540166
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Toward a Theory of Commitment To Environmental Education Teaching.
Shuman, Dorothea Kunz; Ham, Sam H.
Journal of Environmental Education, v28 n2 p25-32 Win 1997
Addresses why some teachers are more committed than others to environmental education. Offers a theoretical perspective that links teachers' commitments to environmental education to significant life experiences and to beliefs and attitudes about teaching environmental concepts. Theoretical development led to a Model of Environmental Education Commitment. This model is explained and implications for future research are offered. Contains 28 references. (PVD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A