Climate Change Conversations: Decoding Perspectives and Facilitating Engagement
This interactive session will allow students to understand a variety of perspectives people hold on the topic of climate change. Students will gain a toolkit of communication strategies for engaging in difficult conversations around climate change with people who may or may not agree with them. By the end of the session, students will have practice addressing climate skepticism and acquire skills to steer the conversation into a learning opportunity.
Presenter: Joshua DeVincenzo, Senior Instructional Designer, National Center for Disaster Preparedness
Target Audience: Grades 8-12
This event is free but registration is required.