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ERIC Number: EJ548016
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0265-5802
How Outdoor Education Contributes to Sustainability.
Cooper, Geoff
Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Leadership, v14 n1 p23-27 Spr 1997
Addresses the role of outdoor education in educating for a sustainable society. Discusses elements in promoting social action (environmental awareness, empowerment, commitment) and 10 essential competencies in educating for sustainability. Describes related benefits of outdoor education such as increasing student motivation, utilizing multiple intelligences, promoting cooperation, reconnecting to nature, confronting real issues, and developing problem-solving skills. (LP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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