ERIC Number: ED342581
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the International Conference and Workshop Summaries Book of the International Association for Experiential Education (19th, Lake Junaluska, North Carolina, October 24-27, 1991).
Birmingham, Carolyn, Ed.; Shuler, Karen, Ed.
This proceedings contains articles and workshop summaries from the 1991 conference of the Association for Experiential Education. Both articles and workshop summaries are categorized into the similar areas of: (1) open track, an outline of curriculum and models for training volunteer practitioners; (2) adventure alternatives track, discussing specific therapeutic use of adventure activities; (3) arts and performance track, describing mask making and ritual performance; (4) corporate adventure track, describing programs organized by business corporations; (5) cultural, social and ethnic diversity track, reporting on exchange programs with Soviet experiential educators; (6) environmental issues track, addressing linkage to environmental education; (7) management and administration track, introducing computer application in management; (8) outdoor leadership track, discussing staff career development; (9) programming with disabilities track, advocating for out-reaching programs for people through the use of llamas; (10) research and development track, reports on new programs and survey research of programs and managers; (11) safety track, talking about accident prevention and medicine; (12) schools and colleges track, discussing experiential education in traditional school settings; (13) spiritual, moral and ethical track; and (14) women in experiential education track. (KS)
Descriptors: Adventure Education, Cultural Activities, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Influences, Experiential Learning, Females, Higher Education, Individual Development, Leadership, Natural Resources, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Recreation, Research and Development, Safety
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Experiential Education, Boulder, CO.