|Speaker||Mr. Wei-Tai Kwok|
|Summary||Wei-Tai Kwok presents updated information from Al Gore’s Climate Change Initiative, beginning with a bubble chart of 2011 global carbon emissions that illustrates the leading role that China and the United States play in both causes and solutions to global warming. The presentation includes a dramatic time-lapse photo showing global temperature changes from 1884 to the present and explains the connection between global warming and recent extreme weather events around the world. It concludes with suggestions for how teachers can use upcoming international meetings to engage students in discussions on the topic.|
|Keywords||environment, global warming|
|Publish Date||August 5, 2014|
|Source||Speech given at 1990 Institute Teachers Workshop on “Balancing Eonomic Development ant Environmental Sustainability”, August 4-5, 2014, at San Mateo County Office of Education, Redwood City, CA.|
|Speaker Bio||Wei-Tai Kwok Bio|
1990 Institute Teachers Workshop Lectures • Lectures and Talks • Teaching Resources
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