2015 CLN Teleconferences

December 29, 2015: Informal discussion - no recording made


December 22, 2015: Informal discussion


December 15, 2015: Informal discussion / CLEAN at AGU Dec. 14-18 - no recording made


December 8, 2015: LIVE FROM PARIS - Kristen Poppleton, Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy, Title: Window into Paris: COP21


December 1, 2015: LIVE FROM PARIS - Frank Niepold, NOAA Climate Program Office, Juliette Rooney-Varga, U Mass - Lowell and Johanna Bozuwa, Earth Day Network Title: #COP21 Youth Engagement on #climatechange and Climate Interactive's World Climate Game

November 24, 2015: Informal discussion: background on issues and activities at COP21


November 17, 2015: Informal discussion

November 10, 2015: Kate Heffernan, National Center for Science Education
Title: Scientists in the Classroom: Connecting the scientific community with K-12 classrooms to address climate change


November 3, 2015: Informal discussion / CLEAN at GSA November 1-4


October 27, 2015: Energy Action Month:
Alexis Wolfe (2015 John D. Knauss Marine Policy Fellow Title, Bioenergy Technologies Office, US Department of Energy)
Title: BioenergizeMe !


October 20, 2015: Informal Discussion


October 13, 2015 [CLEAN at NAAEE October 15-18]: Energy Action Month:
Scott Thach, Vice President of Education, Alliance to Save Energy
Title: Student Leadership in Climate Change Mitigation: The Alliance to Save Energy Education Programs (http://www.ase.org)


October 6, 2015: Followup discussion on National Environmental Education Foundation report on Environmental Literacy.


September 29, 2015: Informal discussion on National Environmental Education Foundation report on Environmental Literacy

September 22, 2015: Informal discussion
The scheduled talk by David Herring (Director of Communications & Education, NOAA Climate Program Office) has had to be cancelled due to a program conflict.



September 15, 2015: Informal discussion


September 8, 2015: Ellie Johnston, Climate Interactive and Juliette Rooney-Varga, Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts Lowell
Topic: World Climate, a simulation role-playing game of the UN climate talks



September 1, 2015: Informal discussion


August 25, 2015: Informal discussion


August 18, 2015: Informal discussion


August 11, 2015: Informal discussion


August 4, 2015: Informal discussion


July 28, 2015: Informal discussion - no recording made

July 21, 2015: Informal discussion

July 14, 2015: Informal discussion

July 7, 2015: Informal discussion

June 30, 2015: Informal discussion

June 23, 2015: Informal discussion

June 16, 2015: Informal discussion

June 9, 2015: Informal discussion

June 2, 2015: Rachael Shwom, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Ecology, Climate & Society, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University
Coauthors: Cindy Isenhour, University of Maine; Rebecca C. Jordan, Rutgers University; Aaron M. McCright, Michigan State University; Jennifer Meta Robinson, Indiana University

Title: Enhancing Climate Literacy through the Social Sciences

May 26, 2015: Informal discussion


May 19, 2015: Randy Russell, Game & Interactive Multimedia Developer UCAR Center for Science Education, Boulder, CO
Title: Simulations and Games for Climate Education

May 12, 2015: Informal discussion


May 5, 2015: Informal discussion


April 28, 2015: Informal discussion


April 21, 2015: Brief Update on AGU Climate Literacy sessions and then informal discussion


April 14, 2015: Informal discussion


April 7, 2015: Johanna Bozuwa, Associate Director of Education, Earth Day Network
Topic: Climate Education Week


March 31, 2015: Kristen Poppleton, Director of Education and Jothsna Harris, Education Coordinator, Will Steger Foundation
Title: Climate Minnesota: Local Stories, Community Solutions. A Statewide Public Engagement Project. (www.climateminnesota.org)


March 24, 2015: Minda Berbeco, Programs & Policy Director; Mark McCaffrey, climate literacy consultant; National Center for Science Education
Title: NCSE: Combating Science Denial on the Homefront and Beyond


March 17, 2015: Brief Overview of Energy Literacy Video Series, Erin Twamley, Department of Energy


March 10, 2015: AGU Climate Literacy session proposal discussion


March 3, 2015: Brian Drayton (Co-Director, Center for School Reform, TERC) and Gilly Puttick (Senior Scientist, TERC)
Title: Place, community, and biosphere: An overview of the TERC LIfe Science Initiative's climate education work


February 24, 2015: David Brooks, Institute for Earth Science Research and Education (INSTESRE)
Title: Developing a Project-Based STE(A)M Program Around Environmental/Climate Science


February 17, 2015: Informal discussion


February 10, 2015: Don Duggan-Haas, Director of Teacher Programming for The Paleontological Research Institution and its Museum of the Earth & Cayuga Nature Center
Title: Hydrofracking, Climate Change, and Evolution Outreach Yields Rules of Thumb for Teaching about Controversial Issues


February 3, 2015: Informal discussion


January 27, 2015: Informal discussion about communicating climate change to young audiences


January 20, 2015: Informal discussion - Preparation for Energy and Climate Conference - National Council for Science and the Environment.


January 13, 2015: Informal discussion


January 6, 2015: Informal discussion - no recording made