Exploring environmental education

Christina Ann Biondini, California State University, Monterey Bay

Capstone Project (B.A.) Liberal Studies Department


An investigation into the objectives and measured benefits and successes of environmental education for elementary school students. Including; a more healthy world-view, an appreciation and awareness of the environment, positive influence on parents and community, improved critical thinking skills and higher retention, promotion and grades. All of these are in the hopes that EE will convey change in the current attitudes towards the environment and promote sustainable living and interactions with the environment.