Mark McCaffrey

CIRES

National Center for Science Education

Project Leader, Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Project Leader

Climate Change Collection Homepage part of Climate Change Collection
This collection includes background materials, high-quality web portals, classroom activities, and reseach on misconceptions about weather and climate.

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Comparing Carbon Calculators part of Starting Point-Teaching Entry Level Geoscience:Teaching with Data:Examples
Carbon calculators, no matter how well intended as tools to help measure energy footprints, tend to be black boxes and can produce wildly different results, depending on the calculations used to weigh various ...

On the Cutting Edge Exemplary Collection This activity is part of the On the Cutting Edge Exemplary Teaching Activities collection.
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Whither Arctic Sea Ice? part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:SeaIce
DATA: Sea Ice Images TOOLS: ImageJ, Spreadsheet application SUMMARY: Animate 30 years of sea ice images and measure the ice extent each year to produce a graph. Compare the ice extents to air temperatures.

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Other Contributions (2)

Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) Pathway part of CLN:Climate Change Education Projects
http://cleanet.org/ National Science Foundation

ICEE from the University of Colorado at Boulder's CIRES Education & Outreach part of CLN:Climate Change Education Projects
http://cires.colorado.edu/education/outreach/ICEE/ NASA's Global Climate Change Education