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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
American Samoa Community College (ASCC) K-12 Education, Postsecondary Education, Multicultural Expertise, Community Services PCEP
American Samoa Department of Agriculture PCEP
American Samoa Department of Commerce PCEP
American Samoa Department of Education K-12 Education, Multicultural Expertise, Science Education Expertise PCEP
American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources PCEP
Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary K-12 Education, Multicultural Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program K-12 Education, Climate Scientist Expertise, Science Education Expertise, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
NOAA Pacific Services Center K-12 Education, Climate Scientist Expertise, Multicultural Expertise, Science Education Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
National Park Service: Pacific Island Network K-12 Education, Multicultural Expertise, Science Education Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
Pacific Climate Information System (PaCIS) Climate Scientist Expertise, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP

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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
Brenda Hoffman Regional Education Administrator PCEP
Christine Leiato Self-Reported
Claire Bacus-DeWees Self-Reported
Dan Aga PCEP
Darren Okimoto Postsecondary Regional Educator, Regional Education Administrator Self-Reported
Donna Gurr PCIC Member, Regional Education Administrator PCEP
Doug Fenner Self-Reported
Ephraim Temple Self-Reported
Epi Saufo'a-Taua'i Self-Reported
Ethan Allen Learning Scientist, PCEP Staff Person, Science Education Specialist PCEP

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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
PCEP Climate Education Framework: Grades K-12 0rganized by Topics PCEP Regional/National Standards or Framework Climate Science, Earth System Science (ESS), Climate Impacts, Earth's Matter, Energy and the Earth System, Earth's Biosphere, Earth's Climate, Science of Learning, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts, STEM National Learning Objectives, USAPI Region Learning Objectives PCEP
PCEP Climate Education Framework: Grades K-12 Organized by Grade Span PCEP Regional/National Standards or Framework Climate Science, Earth System Science (ESS), Climate Impacts, Earth's Matter, Energy and the Earth System, Earth's Biosphere, Earth's Climate, Science of Learning, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts, Learning Objectives, USAPI Region Learning Objectives PCEP
PCEP Strategic Plan PCEP Science of Learning, Processes of Teaching & Learning, STEM Learning Environments PCEP
PCEP Theory of Action PCEP Overview/Summary Document Science of Learning, Processes of Teaching & Learning, STEM Learning Environments PCEP
Surviving Climate Change in Small Islands - A Guidebook Tompkins, E.L., Nicholson-Cole, S.A., Hurlston, L-A., Boyd, E., Hodge, G.B., Clarke, J., Gray, G., Trotz, N. and Varlack, L. Overview/Summary Document Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation PCEP

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A document, website, curriculum or other kind of content that provides useful information related to climate education.
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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
A healthy community is more resilient/less vulnerable to climate change impacts. The last 10 pages of the "Adapting to a Changing Climate" resource explains how to assess a community's vulnerabilit... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
As rising carbon dioxide in the atmosphere mixes with seawater, the ocean acidifies. Measurements at station ALOHA over two decades document that the surface ocean around Hawai‘i has grown more aci... Explanation Major Aquatic Ecosystems, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Hawai‘i's Changing Climate PCEP
Climate change presents U.S.-affiliated islands with unique challenges. Small islands are vulnerable to sea-level rise, extreme weather events, coral reef bleaching, ocean acidification, and contam... Research Finding Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Home/Nation Impacts: Extreme Weather, Home/Nation Impacts: Temperature Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Climate Impacts on Islands Fact Sheet: USGCRP PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of agriculture and community well-being. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration and... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of coral/fisheries and coastal vegetation. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration a... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of terrestrial and water resources. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration and read... Explanation Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining that cumulative impacts result from multiple threats that occur to resources. Cumulative impacts from non-climate change threats degrade and we... Explanation Fresh Water and Food Security, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Extreme Weather, Water/Food Impacts: Temperature Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Sea Level, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Temperature Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Public Health Impacts: Sea Level, Public Health Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Sea Level, Economy Impacts: Temperature Changes, Economy Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has illustrations and text comparing a healthy and a degraded Micronesian community on a volcanic island. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustrations and read the detail... Explanation Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
Why small islands are vulnerable to climate change: Small islands are often economically. socially and physically vulnerable by their very nature. Because they are unable to produce all the goods ... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Surviving Climate Change in Small Islands - A Guidebook PCEP

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