NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Source
Journal of Environmental…174
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
New Environmental Paradigm1
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 174 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Erin C. Adams; Bretton A. Varga – Journal of Environmental Education, 2024
In this article, we first (re)trace the presence and absence of mining, metals and extractionary practices, what we call MMEs, from environmental and sustainability curricular frameworks United Nations' Act Now Framework. Then, we critique the swelling markets, mentalities, and mastermindings used to develop and produce "clean" and…
Descriptors: Environmental Education, Sustainability, Indigenous Populations, Social Studies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Renshaw, Peter; Jackson, Kirsty; Mortlock, Harriet; Tooth, Ron – Journal of Environmental Education, 2023
This paper considers how digital technologies contribute to awakening primary-school children's enchantment with local places. We draw upon Bennett and Thoreau to theorize enchantment and adopt "enchantment as method" from Stainova to guide the research process. We analyze the contrasting digital artifacts produced by three children…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Elementary School Students, Video Technology, Student Attitudes
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Harris, Cornelia B.; Oliveira, Alandeom W.; Levy, Brett L. M.; Berkowitz, Alan R.; Bowser, Chris – Journal of Environmental Education, 2023
In response to growing concern about the increased disconnect between youth and their outdoor environment, this study examines how nature-based citizen science experiences with a local animal (American eels) influence urban adolescents' (high-school students) sense of place in a US city. The juvenile American eel is a unique animal due to its…
Descriptors: Environmental Education, Outdoor Education, High School Students, Animals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Henri, D. A.; Martinez-Levasseur, L. M.; Provencher, J. F.; Debets, C. D.; Appaqaq, M.; Houde, M. – Journal of Environmental Education, 2022
Since the 1990s, scientists and Indigenous peoples have worked together across Inuit Nunangat (Inuit homeland in Canada) to conduct research on contaminants in ringed seals ("Pusa hispida"; "natsiq," "natchiq" or [foreign characters ommitted] in Inuktut), a species of high cultural, economic and nutritional importance…
Descriptors: Indigenous Knowledge, Indigenous Personnel, Workshops, Outreach Programs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Forsythe, Michelle E.; Chan, Yun-Wen – Journal of Environmental Education, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought new saliency to educational efforts to ensure every person is able to make effective personal decisions and participate in civic affairs. However, social and political systems often constrain individual opportunities to enact personal decision-making. These sociopolitical contexts necessitate an increased emphasis…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Environmental Education, Elementary Secondary Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lindgren, Samantha; Morris, Kristi; Price, Amanda – Journal of Environmental Education, 2021
Environmental education is implemented in formal curricula in multiple ways, including K-12 science. In the United States, the adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) has provided a lens for considering how the goals of environmental education and formal science education may overlap and complement one another. Potential synergies…
Descriptors: Environmental Education, Science Education, Science Process Skills, Middle School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kerr, Karen – Journal of Environmental Education, 2020
This study considers the benefits of coteaching in the context of the outdoors. It explores the use of coteaching in a professional development program and investigates all the cited outcome categories for teachers: cognitive, affective, coteaching, and professional development. Coteaching pairs coplanned, cotaught, and coevaluated "Shared…
Descriptors: Team Teaching, Outdoor Education, Science Education, Environmental Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Camasso, Michael J.; Jagannathan, Radha – Journal of Environmental Education, 2018
In this article we describe the development, implementation, and some of the early impacts of Nurture thru Nature (NtN), an American after-school and summer program designed to introduce elementary school students in disadvantaged, urban public schools to natural science and environmental education. The program, which began operations in 2010 as a…
Descriptors: After School Programs, Summer Programs, Elementary School Students, Natural Resources
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Winklerova, Karolina; Cincera, Jan; Krepelkova, Sarka; Kroufek, Roman – Journal of Environmental Education, 2018
The study analyzes the meaning attributed to the GLOBE program by its former participants. The data were collected by conducting interviews with 19 adult respondents who left the program at least five years ago. The respondents interpreted the program as a strong community shaped by routine as well as extraordinary program activities and by their…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Program Evaluation, Student Attitudes, Semi Structured Interviews
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Skinner, Ellen A.; Chi, Una – Journal of Environmental Education, 2012
Building on self-determination theory, this study presents a model of intrinsic motivation and engagement as "active ingredients" in garden-based education. The model was used to create reliable and valid measures of key constructs, and to guide the empirical exploration of motivational processes in garden-based learning. Teacher- and…
Descriptors: Validity, Student Motivation, Gardening, Self Determination
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Schusler, Tania M.; Krasny, Marianne E. – Journal of Environmental Education, 2010
This study explored the practices of teachers, nonformal science educators, community organizers, youth program managers, and other educators facilitating youth participation in local environmental action, as well as the experiences of some of the youth involved. We conducted narrative interviews with 33 educators facilitating youth environmental…
Descriptors: Youth Programs, Environmental Education, Adolescents, Adolescent Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mueller, Michael P.; Bentley, Michael L. – Journal of Environmental Education, 2009
Curriculum reform in environmental and science education now taking place in Ghana focuses on the community and ecosystems as the context of education. In Ghana, students conduct science investigations that include games, word searches, crossword puzzles, case studies, role play, debates, projects, and ecological profiles. This curriculum reflects…
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Play, Environmental Education, Ceremonies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Morgan, Susan Conlon; Hamilton, Susan L.; Bentley, Michael L.; Myrie, Sharon – Journal of Environmental Education, 2009
Brooklyn Botanic Garden's Project Green Reach (PGR) is a children's program that has offered garden-based youth education since 1990. PGR focuses on Grade K-8 students and teachers from local Title I schools who work in teams on garden and science projects. In this exploratory study, the authors used field observations, document analysis, and past…
Descriptors: Science Projects, Environmental Education, Program Effectiveness, Botany
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barnett, Michael; Lord, Charles; Strauss, Eric; Rosca, Camelia; Langford, Heather; Chavez, Dawn; Deni, Leah – Journal of Environmental Education, 2006
Recent science education reform proponents explicitly put forward the idea that all students, regardless of culture, gender, race, or socioeconomic status, are capable of understanding and doing science. To address this need, the authors have developed and implemented a field-based urban ecology science program to engage traditionally…
Descriptors: Urban Environment, Youth, Ecology, Field Studies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Overholt, Erin; MacKenzie, Ann Haley – Journal of Environmental Education, 2005
The authors surveyed 15 secondary school teachers in 5 states about how they designed and implemented long-term stream monitoring in their classrooms and the problems and benefits they encountered. The authors surveyed students involved in the stream monitoring projects to obtain their perspective. Teachers reported that stream monitoring provided…
Descriptors: Secondary School Teachers, Secondary Education, Outdoor Education, Environmental Education
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  12