We have a very narrow window of opportunity to ask Congress to include provisions in the next stimulus package that will make it easier for EE programs to access relief funds and make adjustments to program capacity for health and safety. Please call or email your Senators and Reps today!
[Resources updated April 7] COVID-19: Events are being canceled. People are physically distancing. Confirmed cases are increasing. These are unprecedented times. Hopefully, this list of resources will help. I will continue to update it as time permits.
Rural communities are hard hit by changes in weather and climate, but often left out of climate discussions. The Jefferson Center in St. Paul, MN, used a citizen jury model to create Rural Climate Dialogues, engaging rural residents with the resources and information they need to think critically about community issues and create sustainable solutions. Their recommendations address current community needs, and are presented to local, state, and national policymakers.
This segment provides important perspectives for educators, parents and anyone who works with young people who are growing up, working for governmental action, and coming to grips with our warming planet.