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Five takeaways from a week of educating for environmental change

By Elizabeth Grennan Browning

This summer, teachers from across Indiana attended the Educating for Environmental Change workshops to learn effective strategies for teaching climate change concepts in the classroom. ERI's Elizabeth Grennan Browning provides a synopsis of an energizing week of discussion with Indiana educators. 

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What do Hoosiers think about climate change?

By Jonathan Hines and Matt Houser

Confronting climate change in Indiana depends largely on Hoosiers’ awareness and acceptance of its impact. A 2019 statewide survey commissioned by the Environmental Resilience Institute offers a look into Hoosiers’ attitudes toward climate change. 

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We helped write the Clean Power Plan, and Trump's do-nothing replacement is an outrage

By Gina McCarthy, Janet McCabe, and Joseph Goffman

ERI's Janet McCabe explains the ramifications of the EPA's recent repeal and replacement of the Clean Power Plan. The three authors, who helped write the plan, explain how it was designed to embrace the Clean Air Act while the new rule is not. 

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