climate change education Archives - State of the Planet

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Education Isn’t Considered a Key Tool for Reducing Climate Risks, but It Should Be

If we don’t prepare our communities and youth to understand the climate risks we are facing today, then simply put, there is no tomorrow for us.

by Radhika Iyengar |December 21, 2022
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Climate Change Education Is Failing Our Youth

America’s youth deserve a livable planet. The first step is comprehensive climate education.

by Annika Larson |December 17, 2021
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The Biden-Harris Climate Plan Misses a Crucial Element: Education

Educators explain why climate change education is important, and share their ideas for how the Biden administration could give this neglected topic its due attention.

by Radhika Iyengar |November 17, 2020