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Moorcroft, Thomas A.; Desmarais, Kristen H.; Hogan, Kathleen; Berkowitz, Alan R. – Journal of Environmental Education, 2000
Reviews several classroom techniques. Presents examples to illustrate the use of authentic assessment at an ecology education center. Discusses issues such as the correlation of learning objectives and program content, development and scoring, and other considerations associated with the implementation of authentic assessment. (Author/CCM)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education
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Knapp, Doug – Journal of Environmental Education, 2000
Finds that the term "environmental education" is finding decreasing support in the international community. Reviews reasons why environmental education's position is in peril. Offers a status report on the current criticisms and weaknesses of environmental education. (Author/CCM)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Educational Change, Environmental Education, Higher Education
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Kapyla, Markku; Wahlstrom, Riitta – Journal of Environmental Education, 2000
Describes the development of an environmental education course for practicing teacher educators. (Author/CCM)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education
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Schwartz, Richard H. – Journal of Environmental Education, 1980
Presents a mathematical model that will help students explore concepts related to population growth such as doubling time, replacement level and zero population growth. (Auth/WB)
Descriptors: Demography, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Mathematical Models
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Taylor, Gregory L.; Disinger, John F. – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
Investigates the acceptability and possible role of virtual reality (VR) in environmental education. Among the principal findings were that the sample population of environmental educators indicated an acceptance of VR as a teaching tool. VR applications that allow students to have an experience not available in the physical world were perceived…
Descriptors: Enrichment Activities, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Experimental Curriculum
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Cherif, Abour H. – Journal of Environmental Education, 1995
Encourages educators to design new strategies to incorporate a range of options that include teaching recycling and waste management in schools to ensure recycling behavior and more participation in waste management. States that more education will make the difference and that recycling should be a part of the school curriculum. Lists major…
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education
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Lindholt, Paul – Journal of Environmental Education, 1999
Discusses how to move students beyond the college campus into civic activism. Defines literary activism in which students use research and writing to answer real-world questions as well as the standard academic questions whose answers are typically of less consequence. (CCM)
Descriptors: Activism, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Science Education
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Smith-Sebasto, N. J. – Journal of Environmental Education, 1993
This article is designed to help environmental educators guide their students to a more realistic approach to developing their career options. The materials presented include both periodicals and telephone job-banks that list career vacancies and books that describe environmental education career options and explain how to prepare for them.…
Descriptors: Books, Career Awareness, Career Choice, Career Counseling
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Ramsey, John M.; And Others – Journal of Environmental Education, 1989
Presented is an issue analysis technique that allows learners to organize information about an issue in a conceptual framework. Examples of issues and value descriptors, components of issue analysis, and an example of an analysis are given. (CW)
Descriptors: College Science, Conservation (Environment), Controversial Issues (Course Content), Environmental Education
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Becker, Thomas – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
Describes the University of South Alabama's program of envirotech student internships in Latin America. Encourages business schools to reshape the anti-environmental attitudes prevalent in present and future managers by demonstrating how "green" can be profitable, especially in the international arena, through outcome-oriented…
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Adoption (Ideas), Business Responsibility, Change Strategies
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Jacobson, Susan K. – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
The Rapid Assessment for Conservation Education (RACE) provides guidelines and tools for identifying conservation education needs and recommending subsequent actions. Interviews, surveys, workshops, and public meetings are among the methods of qualitative and quantitative data collection used to gather information quickly and inexpensively.…
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Data Collection, Environmental Education, Evaluation Methods
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Jackson, Golden; Wasnich, Wendy – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
Discusses a course developed by faculty in the Department of Family Resource Management at The Ohio State University to provide students with knowledge of the environmental consequences of certain consumption patterns. Addresses how we can explain observed patterns of consumer choice and what the interrelationship is between patterns of…
Descriptors: Consumer Economics, Environment, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences
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Knapp, Douglas; And Others – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
A broad framework of goals for environmental interpretation was produced, and these goals were revised on the basis of input from a national panel. The goals comprised three hierarchical levels: (1) entry-level goals such as environmental sensitivity; (2) ownership goals such as resource site issue awareness; and (3) empowerment goals that include…
Descriptors: Educational Planning, Environmental Education, Environmental Interpretation, Environmental Standards
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Hewitt, Patricia – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
Focuses on instructional games designed to teach about environmental topics such as wetlands, pollution, endangered species, population, energy, and individual effects on the environment. Fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-grade students (N=295) were tested, and significant results were found between students who played four games and those who did not…
Descriptors: Educational Games, Enrichment Activities, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning
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Roy, Michael; And Others – Journal of Environmental Education, 1997
Describes the use of portable educational boxes for bringing in educational multimedia on local and regional issues. Highlights programs that use this method. Reports on a nationwide questionnaire for educators that examined the current use of this method. Findings indicate that the use of traveling environmental education trunks was increasing in…
Descriptors: Educational Resources, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education
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