CREC: Capitol Region Education Council Public Catalog 
 
THIS CLASS IS NOT OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT AT THIS TIME! THE COURSE IS FULL.
Class Details
Activity Name
eesmarts - Climate Change for Middle School
Sub Title
Session Type
Single Session
Year Code
2021-2022
Equivalent
Yes
Max # of Awards
3
Min # of Awards
0
Activity Code
241-22-913-016
Topic/Subject:  
913 CREC Resource Group
Subject Area
[Science Instruction]
Target Audience
[Science Teachers], [Teachers]
Class Status
CLOSED
Experience Level
Assessment Area

Other Notes

2021 eesmarts Summer Institute Workshop

Eversource, United Illuminating, and EnergizeCT, are proud to sponsor eesmarts™ , an energy efficiency and renewable energy education program, funded by the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund.

Through its K-12 lesson materials, eesmarts helps educators and schools teach the importance of becoming energy smart.  All eesmarts workshops provide no-cost professional development and Next Generation Science Standards aligned curriculum on energy, energy efficiency, renewable energy and electricity.  Any questions please contact us at eesmarts@energizect.com

Technology requirements for full course participation are:    

  • Laptop, desktop, or tablet computer
  • Broadband Internet access
  • Web browser
  • Audio input/output
  • Recommended: Webcam 

Award
COC
Description
Educators will be introduced to the natural cycles that occur on Earth and our solar system including the carbon cycle and sunspot activity, how these cycles affect populations, and how humans may affect natural cycles. Educators will examine evidence from the past through proxies such as tree rings, cherry tree blossoms, and ice core data. Topics such as the Albedo Effect; climate and ecosystems; and invasive species will be presented.
Objectives
Schedule(s):
Online MeetingDateStart TimeEnd TimeLocationAddressRoomInstructor
Zoom Meeting 07/12/20219:00AM12:00PMONLINE VIRTUAL MEETING , Connecticut Kathleen Brooks