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America's Climate Choices: Informing an Effective Response to Climate Change

The National Academies

A video that discusses the perspectives and insights necessary to report out about climate change. The video can be used to demonstrate how different perspectives impact different stakeholders and different levels, and that there is a need to have a clear, coordinated national response.

Video length 9:53 minutes.

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Teaching Tips

  • Students could be asked to write a "Personal Perspective" paper in response to the video
  • Could use at an intersection of a climate science lesson and social science considerations.

About the Science

  • A video summarizing the National Resource Council's report 'America's Climate Choices: Informing an Effective Response to Climate Change'. Report was published in 2010: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12784
  • Passed initial science review - expert science review pending.

About the Pedagogy

  • The entire report is available for download to accompany the video, called "Informing Effective Decisions Related to Climate Change," sponsored by the NOAA in preparation to Congress.

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Informing an Effective Response to Climate Change - The National Academy of Sciences

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