Education

Conversational Climate Change
Oct 14, 2014       
In order to help their fellow scientists and the general public have science-based conversations with their families and communities about climate change, Doug Sisterson, a long time ARM Climate Research Facility team member, and his colleague, Seth Darling, have written a short book that takes a humorous, conversational style approach to the often hyper-technical and jargon-filled [...]

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ARM Educational Outreach Celebrates Earth Science Week 2014
Oct 13, 2014       
This week, Professor Polar Bear and the Climate Kids are traveling around the U.S. to promote Earth Science Week. ARM Educational Outreach was invited to contribute educational materials for tool kits that will be distributed to teachers at the American Geosciences Institute (AGI)’s 2014 Earth Science Week. The annual event, which takes place October 12-18, [...]

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ARM’s Educational Outreach Recognized
Jul 10, 2014       
ARM’s lesson plan, "Thermal Expansion of Water" has been selected for inclusion in the Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network’s (CLEAN) collection of educational resources. The CLEAN efforts are funded through research grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Science Foundation (NSF), and Department of Energy (DOE). Receipt of the prestigious CLEAN [...]

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Young Minds Blossom During Spring STEM Events
Apr 22, 2014       
Earth Day 2014 is today, Tuesday, April 22. When Earth Day began in 1970, Senator Gaylord Nelson’s goal was to pay tribute to the environment in which we live. Since then, Earth Day has become recognized around the world as an opportunity to celebrate the environment and educate our youth about the importance of conservation [...]

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