Youth Participation and Experiential Education

By Jerome Beker, Daniel E Conrad

© 1982 – Routledge

156 pages

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Hardback: 9780917724992
pub: 1982-01-01
US Dollars$155.00

About the Book

Leading experts discuss the present and future impact of experiential education on adolescents in this exciting volume using specific examples drawn from high schools around the country.

Table of Contents

Contents Introduction

  • Developing Responsible Youth Through Youth Participation
  • Experiential Learning and Information Assimilation: Toward an Appropriate Mix
  • Education for Participation: Implications for School Curriculum and Instruction
  • Experiential Education: Strengthening the Learning Process
  • The Race is not to the Swift: The Chanciness of Education
  • The Dame School of Experience
  • The Impact of Experiential Education on Adolescent Development
  • Experience-Based Career Education: Summary and Implications of Research Evaluation Findings
  • Being Ripped Off? Call a Kid
  • The Pulaski News: A Community Newspaper by High School Students
  • Youth in the Media
  • New Worlds: Service Learning in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Red Cross Youth Program: Volunteering for Fun and Esteem
  • The Senior Seminar in Experiential Education
  • The National Leadership Conference: A Special Niche in the Experiential Spectrum
  • Reference Notes Included
  • Index

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