NMCC Workshop

New Mexico Climate Champions WORKSHOP


July 22-23, 2019

*Follow-up Workshop on November 9, 2019


9:00 am – 4:00 pm


Las Cruces, NM


Target Audience: 5th-8th Grade Teachers



Workshop will include:


  • Introduction to New Mexico Climate Champions


  • The opportunity to work with other educators and scientists to strengthen your content knowledge of climate change in NM



Participants will receive:


  • $200 stipend


  • $100 additional stipend upon completion of evaluations


  • Lunch provided both days


  • A copy of The Teacher Friendly Guide to Climate Change


  • A kit of supplies valued at $500 for inquiry-based activities

Learn About New Mexico Climate Champions


  • An innovative set of hands-on, NM-focused activities


  • Aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards


  • Available in two modules:


1. climate change and water

2. climate change and energy


  • Empowers students to turn new knowledge into action plans in their school or community



To apply:





This workshop is made possible by a generous grant to the Asombro Institute for Science Education from Dr. Lynn and Carolyn Melton.