Climate and Health
A Clinician’s Role in Climate Change Awareness,” published by Simmons University School of Nursing and Health Sciences. The resource reviews the impacts of climate change on health, from respiratory implications to weather-related injury and illness.
Videos/Audio about climate change issues
Green Ninja from San Jose State University https://greenninja.org/Green_Ninja_Show
Climate Change Lines of Evidence from the National Research Council.
This American Life Broadcast: Hot in my Backyard, May 2013
Readings for the professional development workshops
Talk Science Primer by Sarah Michaels and Cathy O’Connor
Jonathan Osborne, et al. 2010.Arguing to Learn in Science: The Role of Collaborative, Critical Discourse, Science 328, 463
Rachel Lotan, 2006. Managing Groupwork in the Heterogeneous Classroom. In
Handbook of Classroom Management, Eds C.M. Evertson and C.S. Weinstein.
G. Michael Bowen & Valerie Rodger, 2008. Debating Global Warming in
Media Discussion Forums: Strategies Enacted by "Persistent Deniers" and
Implications for Schooling. Canadian Journal of Environmental Education, 13 (1), 89-106
National and International Reports on Climate Change
Climate Change: Evidence and Causes, report by the Nat'l Academy and Royal Society
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) http://www.ipcc.ch/
video introduction to the latest report - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EWOrZQ3L-c&feature=youtu.be
Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States Report by the US Global Change Research Program
Advancing the Science of Climate Change
California State Climate Change
A Report on How Corporations Have Influenced the U.S. Dialogue on Climate Science and Policy
Simulations and Data
Global Carbon Budget
An annual update on global carbon budget and trends
Simulations from Climate Interactive
Climate Interactive creates interactive, easy-to-use, and scientifically rigorous tools that help people understand how to address the complex, interconnected challenges that affect our lives on Earth. We create powerful simulations that generate important insights for partners ranging from the U.S. State Department and the Chinese Government to global NGOs and citizen leaders.
Additional resources for climate change education
Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
The Alliance for Climate Education provides auditorium presentations which are very engaging.
Changing Climate: Guide for teaching climate change in Grades 3 to 8 from National Geographic