89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 3: K-12 and Informal Educational Outreach in the Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Hydrologic Sciences: Part 2

Monday, 12 January 2009: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 125B (Phoenix Convention Center)
Cochairs:  Susan Q. Foster, UCAR and Shirley T. Murillo, NOAA/AOML/HRD
  4:00 PM
Project BudBurst: Citizen Science for All Seasons
Sandra Henderson, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. Meymaris, P. Alaback, K. Havens, J. Weltzin, and L. Benton

  4:15 PM
Enhancing climate literacy
Mark A. Shafer, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Norman, OK; and T. E. James and N. Giuliano

  4:45 PM
Air quality course for science teachers at the University of Northern Iowa
Alan C. Czarnetzki, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA


  5:00 PM
Promoting Climate Literacy through K12 Professional Development Opportunities
Margaret Mooney, CIMSS/SSEC/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and S. Ackerman, L. Schiferl, J. Martin, and T. Whittaker

  5:15 PM
Educating the Public on the North American Monsoon System
Glen W. Sampson, NOAA/NWS, Tucson, AZ; and E. S. Pytlak