CIRES Education and Outreach Group
University of Colorado at Boulder
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Conference Presentations (6)
The Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Unlike many problems of the past climate change is impacting and will impact a broad cross section of society. In order to respond, manage, and adapt to those change citizens of all ages need accurate, up to date ...
Conveying NOAA/ESRL Global Monitoring Division Science and Research Through Videos for Children part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
The NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory's Global Monitoring Division (GMD) has been conducting measurements of climate forcing agents in the global atmosphere for close to four decades. We are developing a ...
Evaluating the Climate.gov Web Portal—A Key Resource for Climate Information part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Government web portals are important trusted sources for science educators to retrieve content and data for instruction. Climate.gov is one such web portal, operated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...
Know Your AQ: Engaging Action and Awareness About Air Quality Issues in Colorado's Front Range part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Every summer along Colorado's Front Range, ground-level ozone air pollution periodically spikes to unhealthy levels, despite laws and efforts to control the lung-damaging chemical, but why? During July and ...
The Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Poster Sessions:Friday
It is important that we prepare tomorrow's scientists, decision makers and citizens to address the societal impacts of a changing climate. In order to respond, manage, and adapt to those change citizens of all ...
Building Earth and Space Science Community Capacity for the Next Generation Science Standards part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2016:Program:Oral Sessions:Monday A
The Next Generation Science Standards offer an opportunity to teach Earth and space science in ways that are closer to how scientists practice, and more relevant to students and to societal issues. However, the ...
Other Contributions (3)
ICEE from the University of Colorado at Boulder’s CIRES Education & Outreach part of CLN:Climate Change Education Projects
http://cires.colorado.edu/education/outreach/ICEE/ NASA's Global Climate Change Education
Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) Pathway part of CLN:Climate Change Education Projects
http://cleanet.org/ National Science Foundation
Getting it Done: Experiences Implementing the Framework and NGSS in Earth and Space Science part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Roundtable Discussions
Since the release of the Framework for K-12 Science Education and the NGSS, members of the geoscience education community have gained a collective wealth of experience to draw on. Continued momentum toward ...