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Climate Change: A Federal Report

created Nov 26, 2018 02:32 PM
by Shelley Brooks, Ph.D. The recent federal report outlining the short and long-term social, economic, and environmental costs of climate change is particularly relevant to our students, whose ...

Plastics in the Ocean: Another Challenge

created Oct 11, 2018 09:34 AM
by Shelley Brooks This post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context piece on Sea Level Rise , which includes a map activity and suggestions for additional investigations into the ...

Tracking air quality in California

created Jun 05, 2018 11:43 AM
This post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context issue on auto emissions standards, “Who’s Driving Air Quality?” There are a number of Education and the Environment Initiative lessons ...

Civic Education Resources

created Mar 20, 2018 01:21 PM
The California History-Social Science Project website includes a civic education resources page:  http://chssp.ucdavis.edu/civic-education   There you will find the recent Current Context ...

Water footprints

created Mar 05, 2018 12:39 PM
This post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context issue on Cape Town and water scarcity . The challenges presented by water scarcity will be increasingly relevant for students as the ...
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Civic Education: Our Democratic Responsibility
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