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Do some fact checking with your students

This week the Colbert Report on Comedy Central featured a “Science catfight” between Joe Bastardi , a meteorologist for Accuweather and Brenda Ekwurzel , a climate scientist at the Union of Concerned Scientists.  The report is entertaining to watch, but also has some clearly stated claims that would be easy and interesting to investigate.  Watch […]

“Carbon dioxide is not a pollutant,..”

…or so it is written in a resolution passed in the South Dakota legistlature this week.  (full text of resolution)  This is just one of the resolutions and bills discussed in a New York Times article this morning that asserts that “critics of the teaching of evolution in the nation’s classrooms are gaining ground in […]

Educator Blog Debut

Welcome to Will Steger Foundation’s first blog focused on tools for educators and communicators of climate change! I hope that this blog will be able to act as resource to those of you in the field educating youth and adults on climate change.  Comments, article and resource suggestions are always appreciated and please let us […]