Through NSTA, you'll find leading resources for excellence in teaching and learning and experience growth through robust professional development. Plus you'll meet colleagues across all science disciplines, all grade bands and teaching stages, from the newest teacher to the veteran administrator, who share a passion for science education.
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During this half-day symposium, scientists and education specialists from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service (USFS) explained how to teach climate change to students in a variety of grade levels. Participants learned about human health impacts of climate change and gathered ideas and resources for service learning and citizen science projects. Participants also received educational materials, including the Climate Change Toolkit, which aims to create climate literate students who can make informed decisions in the future. Each participant received a $60 stipend for attendance. All participants also received access to resources and other information available on the participating government agencies’ websites.