Readings: Climate Discovery Online Course for the ASTC C3 Community
This resource page is for science educators from ASTC C3 partnering institutions who wish to explore readings and other web-based media from the Climate Discovery online course designed by UCAR's Office of Education and Outreach especially for ASTC.
This course guides participants through the basics of climate science and the impacts of recent warming to help informal educators be better prepared to answer common questions about climate. We explore climate and global change with an Earth system science perspective, describing the interactions between the various parts of the Earth system, including human activities, to learn how they affect our climate and how warming affects the Earth.
Note that these links to readings are not the complete course. There are other readings from the required text, self assessment quizzes, hands-on activities, discussions, and homework assignments on the MOODLE course page.
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