Friday, July 24, 2009

Eye on Education Regarding Global Climate Change

Educators, policymakers, and curriculum designers interested in global climate change take note: A seminar conducted early next week will bring much discussion and suggest initiatives regarding how to best to disseminate information about climate change in educational settings.

UNESCO and the Government of Denmark have partnered together to conduct a seminar July 27-29 at UNESCO headquarters that will seek to promote education regarding climate change. It also hopes to identify learning materials educators can use as well as to connect educators on local, national, and global levels interested in this topic. The seminar will be conducted in English, French, and Spanish and will bring together 60 participants in both plenary and working group sessions.

This seminar will elicit information that can better promote awareness of global climate change in multiple levels of education. For more information regarding the seminar, click here

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