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Making a Space for Climate Change in the Classroom

Climate change education (or lack thereof) has been in the news recently, with headlines ranging from: “U.S. teachers are avoiding climate change topic in classrooms,” to “How teachers are getting it wrong on climate change,” to “Climate Science Education in the US is Pretty Crappy, Survey Finds.” Now, I will admit, the findings of the […]

Advancing Climate Change Education in Minnesota

The Minnesota Environmental Quality Board convened all Minnesota COP21 attendees in a conversation at the Science Museum on January 12, 2016. We discussed what we learned and what the Paris Agreement means for all of us as far as next steps. (A short radio piece summarized the event which you can access here.) The event […]

Thoughts from the Inside: White House Roundtable Discussion on Climate Literacy

It was quite an honor to be invited to a White House convening of top leaders from across the “federal family,” the nonprofit sector, universities, professional associations, media, and philanthropy to discuss ways we can collectively advance climate change education. Read more…

Funding Solutions!

Thanks to everyone who supported us on Give to the Max Day on November 14th! Eight donors generously provided $10,000 in matching funds – which helped us raise $18,075 from 76 donors! Missed your chance to donate? You can still support us anytime. All donations over $100 received by December 16 will receive a prAna […]