Co-PI. Collaboration with Dr. Baishakhi Taylor, DCCE, and NC Consortium for South Asian Studies, in partnership with Dr. Carol Hanley at the Univ. of KY. December 2010

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Cross-Institutional Collaboration ; Proposed project: "Increasing Interest in Environmental Science through Climate Change: The Story of Nepal." The project team, comprised of faculty and administrators from the University of Kentucky, Duke's Program in Education, Duke Center for Civic Engagement, and the North Carolina Consortium for South Asian Studies, is currently designing a collaborative project focused on environmental issues important to students and the need to increase students' interest in careers in environmental science and awareness of global society. The project involves 1) development of curriculum units and video case studies that infuse global awareness, environmental literacy, and career readiness for public school classrooms and 2) field study experiences and professional development opportunities for teachers in NC and Kentucky.

Service Performed By

  • Riggsbee, Jan  Professor of the Practice of the Program in Educaton

Role

  • Co-PI

Date

  • December 2010

Service or Event Name

  • Collaboration with Dr. Baishakhi Taylor, DCCE, and NC Consortium for South Asian Studies, in partnership with Dr. Carol Hanley at the Univ. of KY