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Teplov Dmitry

Essence and conditions of ecologisation of general education


Teplov Dmitry (2019) "Essence and conditions of ecologisation of general education ", Vestnik Pravoslavnogo Sviato-Tikhonovskogo gumanitarnogo universiteta. Seriia IV : Pedagogika. Psihologiia, 2019, vol. 53, pp. 20-27 (in Russian).

DOI of the paper: 10.15382/sturIV201953.20-27

Abstract

This article deals with the role and understanding of ecologisation of education, opportunity of ecologisation of education in primary, main and secondary general education. It proposes main methodological statements that allow one to achieve aims of ecologisation of general education. It demonstrates the essence of the process of ecologisation, clarifi es the mechanism and conditions of implementing ecologisation both in separate study subjects and in the general system of school education and training. Three stages in the ecologisation of general education are distinguished: including ecological information in the sphere of scientifi c knowledge already in the pre-school and primary general education in the context of making children familiar with the environment; orientation towards extracurricular and non-obligatory work of students in the context of project-and-research method and activity-related approach in the process of education and training; ecologisation of the educational environment of the school. The implementation of the process of ecologisation of teaching will be made up of consistent and systematic employment of the following components: ecologisation of the educational environment of the institution and of the relationship “teacher — student”; inclusion of knowledge that have the character of moral education; selection of ecological aspects in subjects of the scientifi c cycle; using an ecological approach, principles, knowledge in the educational material of other disciplines on the foundation of interdissciplinary links; implementing the principle of interrelationship of educational and extracurricular activity on the foundation of integrity and succession of stages in education. Revealing the essence of ecologisation shows that it undoubtedly makes a certain contribution to the foundation of sustainability.

Keywords

ecologisation of general education, stages of ecologisation of general education, methodological provisions of the process of ecologisation

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Information about the author

Teplov Dmitry


Academic Degree: Doctor of Sciences* in Education;
Place of work: Moscow Region State University; 24 Very Voloshinoi Str., Mytishchi, 141014, Russian Federation;
Post: Professor in Department of Methodology of Teaching Biology, Chemistry, and Ecology;
ORCID: 0000-0001-5826-5659;
Email: eco_dlt@mail.ru.

*According to ISCED 2011, a post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences (D.Sc.) is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates.