California Climate Change & Energy:
Education Resources Catalog

Events & Conferences
Large Public Events with Hands-on Science,
Conferences, Speakers, Concerts, Festivals
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Government Education Programs, Museum Staff, Media, Everyone

Upcoming Events
Annual Events
Past Events:

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Upcoming Events

Earth Day 2012 Events
U.S. & Planetwide

Including events in: Berkeley, Los Angeles, Oakland, Roseville, Sacramento,
San Diego, San Francisco, San Rafael, San Jose -- and many more cities

Sunday Streets--San Francisco--Hands-on Science
Sunday Streets Events Website
March through October 2012
Creating a safe, fun, car-free place for people to get out and get
active in the neighborhoods -- while taking on global warming.
10,000 to 30,000 participating each event.

Fun, hands-on science with
Videos   Pictures   About

Girl Scouts of America
100th Anniversary
May 5, 2012
With Mobile Climate Science Labs
Examples of GS Nor Cal webpages, programs on climate change: 1 2 3 4

Green Kids Conference       
June 10, 2012 -- 11am to 4pm
Featuring hands-on climate science, climate scientists
Register:    Attendees    Exhibitors    Sponsors
First Conference held June 2011
Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus  Mountain View, California
Videos, photos   More conference photos

Agenda and Exhibitors   About Event Organizers
Learn    Innovate    Take Action    Share

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Effective, Efficient, Exciting Outreach

Being Part of Collaborative Booths and Displays
Conferences, large public events, teacher trainings,
schools, universities, museums, aquariums.

Bay Area Science Festival  Attendance 70,000
Featuring the Mobile Climate Science Labs
Discovery Days: festivals of hands-on science

North Bay: Infineon Raceway Sonoma
AT&T Park – San Francisco Giants Baseball Stadium
California State University East Bay

American Geophysical Union
Annual Conference December, every year in San Francisco
2007    2008    2009    2010    2011    2012    2013

Education and Public Outreach: primarily showcasing federally funded
research programs from across US.

More Events: Science Museums & Aquariums    Teacher Trainings

On-Going Events

Cal/EPA Live Webcasts    
For Example: California`s Energy Future - The View to 2050
Held, July 15, 2011
Panelists from: LBNL, EPRI, CIT, Sandia NL, Stanford, UC Davis & Berkeley

Ecology Center -- Climate Change Action Programs  
Supporting citizens with a variety of services geared to help
both prevent and prepare for rapid climate change

Primary audience is adult community members -- Berkeley & East Bay
Eco House demo home and garden     Workshops   
August 18: Red Flags of Greenwashing --Regenerating Solut'ns Salon 7-9pm

Recent Events

Teaching Climate Change in Your Classroom
Professional Development Workshops: Oct 29 and Nov 12
9:30-3:30 at SFUSD Offices. For Classroom Teachers Grades 6-8
$100 Stipend Available    Headlands Institute   

NASA/JPL Climate Day 2011: October 14
NASA / Jet Propulsion Laboratory-- Climate Day of 2010
Students, teachers, families, scientists, press
Last Held March 26 and 27, 2010
Pasadena Convention Center: Conference Center Lower Level
 Map       Flyer      Nasa/JPL Site

Hands-on science demonstrations, exhibits, talks by scientists, animations
competitions, career information, teacher and community resources,
Town Hall Meeting.

Moving Planet   September 24, 2011
San Francisco: Justin Herman Plaza at noon. PARADE
down Market Street to Civic Center Plaza. Rally until 6pm.

Converging from Bay Area morning rallies, including:
Berkeley   Oakland   Redwood City/South Bay  
Richmond   San Rafael   Walnut Creek

Worldwide rally demanding solutions to the climate crisis.
Come on bike, on skates, on a board, or just on foot.

Teachers, Students, Scientists, Families
Major event in San Francisco, with science educators
providing fun labs with climate change evidence.

Video   About    FAQ    Find an Event

NSTA: National Science Teachers Association
Held in March:National Conference: San Francisco
Over 60! -- the # of: Workshops, Presentations, & Symposia
on Climate Change
: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Sessions with hands-on climate science
Registration   Exhibitors   Session Scheduler
Future National and Area Conferences
Meetings of Lifelines for High School Climate Change Education teachers
Mobile Climate Science Labs --presenter in several sessions

Annual Events [Beyond those annual events above]

Earth Day 2011 Events
U.S. & Planetwide

Including events in: Berkeley, Los Angeles, Oakland, Roseville, Sacramento,
San Diego, San Francisco, San Rafael, San Jose -- and many more cities

Green Kids Conference    
Second Annual Conference June 10, 2012

See the event photos

Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus  Mountain View, California
Agenda and Exhibitors   About Event Organizers
Learn    Innovate    Take Action    Share

California Science Teachers Association
Conference: Oct 21-23, 2011: Pasadena
2010 Highlights -- Climate, Energy, Hands-on: Exhibits
Sessions:  Friday    Saturday

Exclusive on this Website: 2008 Listing of Sessions,
Exhibits and Events Focusing on Climate Change

Annual Summer Math, Science & CTE
Conference for K-14 Teachers & Future Teachers

Last Held June 1 & 2, 2011 (Wed. & Thurs.)
Main Campus, City College of San Francisco

With Mobile Climate Science Labs Professional Development
Presented by CCSF, SFSU, SFUSD

For public & private K-12 teachers,
students, parents, administrators
and community members.
8am - 5pm
Mexican Heritage Plaza in San José

Teachers: CEU credits available

Register     2010 Conference Report

United Nations World Environment Day
San Francisco Sunday Streets Celebrates WED
20,000 biking, playing, doing science & art, gathering, sharing...
Photos of San Francisco's WED & Sunday Streets
Celebrations held June 12, 2011

More Annual Events

Examples of Events in Past Years

Boy Scouts of America -- 100th Anniversary Jamboree
Hands-on Climate and Energy Science, NASA, Chabot Space and Science Center,
Solar Schoolhouse, more.    Held April 16 -18

Largest hands-on science event in Northern California in 2010.
Alameda County Fairgrounds --26,000 attended 

Bill Nye's Climate Lab -- Opening Weekend
Event photos: 1 2 3 4 5
Mobile Climate Science provided

Flash Website:  Bill Nye's Climate Lab

Training for Summer Camp Educators
Professional Development and Resource Fair

hands-on science demos on Climate Change,
Ocean Acidification & Solutions. Making your own.

Last Held April 21, 2010
First Unitarian Church 1187 Franklin St. San Francisco
Sponsored by New Day for Learning, DCYF, and SFUSD

AAAS's Family Science Days    
America's Finest Annual Hands-on Science Event, with: NCAR, NASA,
California Center for Sustainable Energy, Birch Aquarium

National gathering of climate & energy science demo's.

Featuring Pasco Scientific and Vernier Software & Technology
Serious hands-on demonstration fun: kids, scientists, families, teachers,
students, artists, TV and newspaper reporters -- all together! 2010 Photos

What Science Education Can Be.

AAAS - NSF Hosted Conference:
Promoting Climate Literacy Through Informal Science
All star teams of climate educators from across U.S -- science centers,
museums, zoos, and aquariums; media projects; and community programs

Held Feb. 17-18, 2010 San Diego

More Past Events

Events Index    Annual Events
Past Events:  2011   2010   2009   2008   2007

Other Websites Great for California Events
Ecology Center's Eco-Calendar
[ Especially Bay Area]
Acterra's Eco-Calendar

[Especially for Peninsula --
San Mateo & Santa Clara Counties]

Flex Your Power e-News
California-wide: events, announcements
Great Resource!
Climate Change Archive
Key Resources