CLEAN Interactive Webinars for Secondary Level Educators
Life on Earth depends on, is shaped by, and affects climate
November 15, 2011by Juliette Rooney-Varga, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
and Candace Dunlap, TERC, Cambridge, MA
Contributing CLEAN Partners: Inspiring Climate Education Excellence (ICEE) and EarthLabs
Life on Earth webinar 3 recording (Quicktime MP4 Video 172.2MB Dec8 11)
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Goal - To highlight the big ideas in understanding how organisms and ecosystems interact with the climate system, and to identify resources from the CLEAN collection that teachers can use to teach these ideas
Time - 4-6 pm Pacific | 5-7 pm Mountain | 6-8 pm Central | 7-9 pm Eastern
Duration - 2 hoursFormat - Blackboard Collaborate platform (note: headsets with mics are required)
Registration - (Note: Registration is now closed)There is no registration fee, but registration is required to save a space. Because space is limited to 15, please be sure you can commit before registering. Registration closes when the spaces fill or one week before the webinar, whichever comes first.
Contact - For questions contact Marian Grogan at TERC (marian_grogan AT terc.edu)
About the Speakers:
Dr. Rooney-Varga, a microbiologist, is Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, and Director of UMass Lowell's Climate Change Initiative.
Ms. Dunlap is a curriculum writer and professional developer at TERC, with a 28 year background teaching high school biology.
- View and listen to the webinar presentation (Quicktime MP4 Video 172.2MB Dec8 11)
- Learn more about Climate Principle 3: Life on Earth depends on, is shaped by, and affects climate.
- See teaching activities related to teaching this concept.