Climate Education Resources
A Student's Guide to Global Climate Change - information and tools for students regarding climate change. (EPA)
Cool School Challenge – students conduct teacher classroom challenge, school-wide Energy Audit, more than 2 million lbs CO2 reduced
ECOaudit USA – skills and support enables youth to provide FREE environmental/carbon audits for local businesses
Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) – powerful motivational student assembly and programs. Engages students in action.
ReSources - Sustainable Schools program (Bellingham).
ARM Education - science of climate & weather by Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program for teachers and students (US Dept. of Energy) .
Jana Dean's Classroom blog - artic circle ice study blog; a middle school teacher's first-hand account of her research trip to study ice in the artic circle
Global Warming Wheel Card - classroom activity kit featuring a hand-held tool used to estimate your household's emissions of carbon dioxide and learn how you can reduce them. (EPA)
Encyclopedia of the Atmospheric Environment – from United Kingdom, climate change and global warming topics. Provides simple info (Bart Simpson) and more technical (Mr. Burns).
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions: Kids Corner – basics on climate change, global warming, and what we can do about it. (formerly the Pew Center on Global Climate Change)
Project BudBurst - a national field campaign for citizen scientists engaging the public in the collection of climate change data based on the timing of leafing and flowering of trees and flowers. (University Corporation for Atmospheric Research)
Climate Change Education - clearinghouse of K-12, University science, museums, events, action projects & solutions, conferences, & resources.
Other environmental educator resources - Ecology provides science-based, interdisciplinary environmental education curricula and award-winning materials. These quality environmental education resources teach problem solving and critical thinking for students. Ecology also has exceptional databases and research links.
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