367 pages , First Edition Design Pub. , 2015-02-10 Whether you are a veteran of environmental education or new to taking students outdoors, this book will help you organize positive experiences in Nature for your students, friends, children and colleagues. In these pages you will find ideas designed to arouse your passion for learning and ignite a flame of excitement. By...[Read More]
147 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2009-10-06 Environmental education and education for sustainable development have become features of many countries’ formal education systems. To date, however, there have been few attempts to explore what such learning looks and feels like from the perspective of the learners. Based on in-depth empirical studies in schoo...[Read More]
88 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2014-01-18 In an era in which environmental education has been described as one of the most pressing educational concerns of our time, further insights are needed to understand how best to approach the learning and teaching of environmental education in early childhood education. In this book we address this concern by ident...[Read More]
196 pages , Routledge , 2013-10-31 Natural History filmmaking has a long history but the generic boundaries between it and environmental and conservation filmmaking are blurred. Nature, environment and animal imagery has been a mainstay of television, campaigning organisations and conservation bodies from Greenpeace to the Sierra Club, with vibrant images being used effe...[Read More]
300 pages , Routledge , 2002-09-11 Environmental education is a field characterised by a paradox. Few would doubt the urgency and importance of learning to live in sustainable ways, but environmental education holds nowhere near the priority position in formal schooling around the world that this would suggest. This text sets out to find out why this is so. It is divided...[Read More]
2015-11-17T08:00:00Z "Peace Ecology" presents a cutting-edge exploration of an emerging paradigm that links the essence of peace and nonviolence with the tenets of ecology and the principles of environmentalism. Looking at issues including food justice, water sharing, climate change, peace zones, and the free economy, this book considers examples and illustrations from around th...[Read More]
2013-12-13T08:00:00Z This is an example of how science concepts can be applied to your everyday world... specifically your backyard. Readers can see an example of project for Mr. Morrow's 8th grade science class as well as learn a little about ecology.