America's Energy Gamble: K-12 Educator Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: We are no longer able to send copies of the book before the event, though we may have some limited available to send after the event.
This professional development opportunity for K-12 educators will focus on the book "America's Energy Gamble: People, Economy, and Planet" by Shanti Gamper-Rabindran. Act 48 credits are available
The workshop will be led by Tracy Wazenegger, Science and Global Issues educator, and will focus on how to use the book in the classroom. Books are available on a first come first serve basis. Act 48 credits will also be available.
Shanti Gamper-Rabindran (Ph.D. MIT) is an associate professor at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research examines how political, legal and financial institutions help or hinder the energy transition in the Appalachian region and globally. She currently serves on National Academy of Science study panel on the chemical economy.
Tracy Wazenegger is a science and global issues educator with 18 years of experience in the high school classroom. In addition to teaching Honors Chemistry and AP Chemistry, she has co-developed and co-taught a number of interdisciplinary units and courses focused on global issues and the environment.
The workshop will take place virtually on Thursday, May 19, 2022, 6:00pm-8:00pm EST over Zoom. A Zoom link will be provided over email.