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Littrell, Megan K.; Tayne, Kelsey; Okochi, Christine; Leckey, Erin; Gold, Anne U.; Lynds, Susan – Environmental Education Research, 2020
The study examined high school students' perspectives on climate change before and after participation in an informal science education program. During the program, students made a short, place-based film about climate change impacts in their communities. Qualitative and quantitative analysis of student data revealed key themes that illustrate how…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Climate, Environmental Education, Place Based Education
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Clark, Heather F.; Sandoval, William A.; Kawasaki, Jarod N. – Environmental Education Research, 2020
This case study presents the efforts of three high school teachers to design and implement climate change lessons in alignment with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Using three conceptual frameworks that organize the assumptions of the environment in the NGSS we examine how those assumptions influence teacher practice when teachers…
Descriptors: Case Studies, High School Teachers, Climate, Change
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Gleason, Tristan – Environmental Education Research, 2019
This commentary first seeks to situate the broad themes of Bruno Latour's work by discussing how particular texts and ideas have influenced the author's thinking about science, the environment, education, and research methods that enable generative approaches towards these phenomena. Latour's work deftly crosses borders that have long siloed…
Descriptors: Authors, Climate, Science Education, Environmental Education
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Román, Diego; Busch, K. C. – Environmental Education Research, 2016
Middle school students are learning about climate change in large part through textbooks used in their classes. Therefore, it is crucial to understand how the language employed in these materials frames this topic. To this end, we used systemic functional analysis to study the language of the chapters related to climate change in four sixth grade…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, Climate, Textbooks, Discourse Analysis
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Dijkstra, E. M.; Goedhart, M. J. – Environmental Education Research, 2012
This article describes the development and validation of the Attitudes towards Climate Change and Science Instrument. This 63-item questionnaire measures students' pro-environmental behaviour, their climate change knowledge and their attitudes towards school science, societal implications of science, scientists, a career in science and the urgency…
Descriptors: Factor Analysis, Climate, Validity, Student Attitudes