New Jersey Department of Education

Understanding Climate Change

These resources provide quick access to a variety of professional learning resources to help educators understand climate science, climate data and the mitigation strategies that are currently being used to make communities more resilient to its effects. In addition, there is access to information about how climate change is impacting New Jersey and the efforts of some New Jersey based organizations working to support climate change education.

Note About Resources

The resources provided on this webpage are for informational purposes only. All resources must meet the New Jersey Department of Education’s (NJDOE) accessibility guidelines. Currently, the Department aims to conform to Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1). However, the Department does not guarantee that linked external sites conform to Level AA of the WCAG 2.1. Neither the Department of Education nor its officers, employees or agents specifically endorse, recommend or favor these resources or the organizations that created them. Please note that the Department of Education has not reviewed or approved the materials related to the programs.

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Page Last Updated: 12/21/2023

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