Events Thursday, Feb 6, 2020 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Innovations in Early Childhood Workshop: Making Sense of Climate Change

University Hall Amphitheater, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

Add to Calendar 2020-02-06T16:30:00 2020-02-06T18:30:00 America/New_York Innovations February 2020 How to support children in their understanding of a critical issue. University Hall Amphitheater, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge,, MA 02140 Graduate School of Education ethulind@lesley.edu
Two small children exploring rocks and sand

Join us for a dynamic panel of experts who explore working with young children on understanding and combating climate change. During the workshop, we'll explore curriculum, work with families, children’s literature, and classroom practices focused making sense of climate change in early childhood classrooms. We'll hear from teachers, academics, and activists, all offering powerful perspectives on how to meaningfully support children in their understandings of and advocacy for this critical issue.

Panel members: Susan Rauchwerk, Nicole Weber, and Erika Thulin Dawes, Lesley University; Maria Elena Derrien and Christina Dello Russo, Buckingham Browne & Nichols School; and Karen First and Kris Scopinich, Mass Audubon Society

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Graduate School of Education