2 edition of Community environmental education found in the catalog.
Community environmental education
by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards in Research Triangle Park, NC
Written in English
|Statement||by Peter Burke ; prepared for EPA in cooperation with Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, Policy Development Section|
|Contributions||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, Appalachian State University. Center for Community Education|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||50 p. :|
|Number of Pages||50|
Introduction Evaluating Environmental Education and Outreach Programs 2 Why do environmental education? Education is often conceived of as an opportunity to provide information to people. The information is intended to increase people’s knowledge and understanding, much like File Size: KB. Environmental education is a process that allows individuals to explore environmental issues, engage in problem solving, and take action to improve the environment. As a result, individuals develop a deeper understanding of environmental issues and have the skills to make informed and responsible decisions.
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COMMUNITY ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Three Models of Organization for PSD Set II by Peter Burke Project Officer: Nancy Mayer Contract #DNAEX Center for Community Education Appalachian State University Duncan Hall Boone, NC Prepared for EPA 1n cooperation with Office of A1r Quality Planning and Standards Policy Development Section Research Triangle Park, NC . A Community Guide to Environmental Health, another great book of the Hesperian Foundation on helping communities, especially poor and marginalized communities, is a welcome and very useful guide in addressing seemingly common but aggravating environmental health issues in the everyday lives of people that don t have access to formal and Format: Multimedia CD.
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