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Opportunities

Explore upcoming online opportunities and webinars presented by those within the Climate Change & Adaptation community for additional education and knowledge on various topics. 

Changing Tides: Building Flood Resiliency

May 7th, 2021 @ 4:00pm EDT

More Information HERE.

Climate change is increasing the frequency and severity of extreme weather events around the world and causing sea levels to rise. With these changes, come more susceptibility to Canada’s most common natural disaster: flooding. This workshop will explore a variety of curriculum-linked resources, digital tools and activities to teach learners about flooding and flood resilience from GreenLearning’s STEM-based Flood:Ed Program.

What you get out of the webinar:

  • Overview of the types, causes and solutions of flooding in Canada.

  • Toolkit of resources and lesson plans for engaging students in extreme weather preparedness and flooding education.

  • Practical strategies and activities to empower learners to become resilient to flooding at home, school or in their community.

Empowering Youth Voices on Climate Change Policy

Presented by J.P Jepp, Mihskakwan James Harper, Dale Beugin, & Sidney Howlett

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 @ 8:30pm AST

Cost: FREE ($10.50 if certifiation of continued education is needed)

What role does policy play in combating climate change and how can we empower our students to take action on these issues? Join GreenLearning’s expert panel as they discuss climate change policy in Canada and around the world. They will provide practical resources as well as programs and strategies for teaching youth about climate change and empowering them to take action.