"Climate Change Education in Formal Settings, K-14" ed. by Alexandra Beatty
Steering Committee on Climate Change Education in Formal Settings, K-14; Board on Science Education; Division of Behavior and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0309260167 9780309260169 | 110 pages | PDF | 6 MB
This is brief summary of how climate change will shape many aspects of life in the foreseeable future emphasizes the vital importance of preparation for these changes. The goal of this workshop was to raise and explore complex questions around climate change education, and to address the current status of climate change education in grade K-14 of the formal education system by facilitating discussion between expert researchers and practitioners in complementary fields, such as education policy, teacher professional development, learning and cognitive science, K-12 and higher education administration, instructional design, curriculum development, and climate science.