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trade, fair trade, eco-safaris, ecosafris, african eco-safaris,
eco-holidays, eco-news, eco-tours African Pro-poor Tourism Foundation
Project is widely used in disseminating conservation
and environmental education programs among students
in kindergarten through high school and tertiary colleges
Project is based on the premise that young people have
a vital interest in learning about our natural world.
The program emphasizes wildlife because of its intrinsic
and ecological values, as well as its importance as
a basis for teaching how ecosystems function. In
the face of competing needs and pressures affecting
the quality and sustainability of life on earth, ACE
addresses the need for human beings to develop as responsible
citizens of our planet. . The Project is unique in the
international network of students, educators, parents,
community leaders, educational administrators, and
representatives of resource agencies and conservation
supplementary, interdisciplinary, instructional program
for educators of students in kindergarten through
for integration into the teaching of science, social
studies, language arts, math, art, physical education,
health, music, and other curriculum areas.
for use by classroom teachers, resource specialists,
home school teachers, naturalists, rangers, scout
and youth leaders, camp counselors and other non-formal
source of innovative techniques for teaching basic
to address national standards for all students through
activities that will engage all learning styles and
and fair, neither pro nor con on value-sensitive issues.
methods for teaching problem solving and decision
reviewed, tested, and evaluated.
by professional educators, wildlife biologists, parents,
education--its lively, interactive, instructional
strategies make learning fun!