Sea Grant Staff Leads Climate Change Communication Workshop at ANJEE Conference

February 22nd, 2017

Dr. Michael Schwebel presented a workshop at the 32nd Annual Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education Conference. Dr. Schwebel is the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium and Urban Coast Institute community resilience and climate adaptation specialist.

The workshop, titled “Communicating about climate change and its impact in New Jersey’s coastal communities” was given to formal and informal educators to gain insights on how to discuss and teach about climate change to students and program participants. The workshop focused on explaining the current and future impacts of climate change in New Jersey. Dr. Schwebel worked with participants to try climate change-related classroom activities. Feedback gathered in the session will help New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium staff plan future efforts in climate education.

View the presentation slides here.