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Podcast: Teaching Climate Change

A podcast about the "Teaching for Understanding" program and the challenges of teaching climate change in the classroom.

Bob KeddellBob Keddell is a "three hat educator" as a K-12 teacher, adjunct faculty at Johns Hopkins University, and leader of "Educators Connecting Research to the Classroom." In this podcast, Bob talks about the Teaching for Understanding program and the challenges of teaching climate change in the classroom. He offers a great lesson for connecting to students' emotions, while tying in technology and real-world experience of Smithsonian researchers in the field. Bob closes his Podcast with guidance sure to be a help to all educators bringing the topic of climate change to their students.

[podcast]http://www.smithsonianconference.org/climate/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/keddell-003.mp3[/podcast] Podcast duration: 5 min. 30 sec.