Upcoming Webinars

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Making the Population Connection: A 4-Week Graduate Course

June 24, 2024

12:00 am - ET

Looking to dive deeper into population topics and earn graduate credit or CEUs? Then Population Education’s online, asynchronous grad course is for you! Participants will discover student-centered learning strategies that use contemporary issues and real-world data to explore the impacts of human population.

Topics include global development, human quality of life, natural resources, and environmental sustainability. You’ll also acquire dozens of classroom-ready, standards-aligned activities and resources that you can apply immediately within your own education setting.

Course dates: June 24 – July 26, 2024

Online Professional Development Courses

Past Webinars

Watch a past Population Education webinar on-demand.

Forest Lessons and Activities for Earth Day

STEAM Activities for a Brighter World

STEAM is fun and empowering! Learn how to add an art component to your favorite STEM lessons.
Help students work on and practice their argumentation skills, an important step in becoming a global citizen.
Help students unpack the complexities of climate change - the data, the inequalities, and the solutions.

Take Learning Outdoors this Earth Day

Looking for easy-to-implement learning activities that will get your students exploring connections to nature and their communities this Earth Day? Better yet, want tips on how to take these lessons outside?
With our agricultural footprint ever-expanding, how do we feed 8 billion people in a way that is environmentally sustainable?
World population hit 8 billion in November 2022. This is an opportunity for authentic learning on population growth and demographic trends.
Teach global topics in your elementary classroom with activities that also help your students practice the five SEL competencies.
Perfect materials for celebrating a globally-minded Earth Day, and beyond!
Not only can air pollution be investigated in local and global contexts, but a cross-curricular study of air pollution integrates 21st century skills into high school classrooms.
Learn fun and memorable ways for teaching about human impacts on ecosystems that are scalable for middle and high school grades.
Innovative lessons that use modeling to explore and help us understand environmental phenomenon and future eco-challenges.
From the movement of people and cultures, to drivers of international trade, to the complex environmental challenges that bind us all - global connections abound.
Lessons and materials for teaching about the connection between Earth's water and human population in grades 4-12.
This teacher webinar covers one of the most fundamental, yet complex questions of demographics: Why do populations grow?
Teaching about the census is a great opportunity for social studies and real-world math. Get ideas for teaching the census in your virtual classroom!
A must-watch webinar for teachers of any grade, K-12. Great ideas for meaningful and memorable experiences to promote environmental stewardship.