Water School: The Ways Water and Humankind Affect Each Other FLEX
This class includes lessons and activities designed to help learners understand the value of water and its interconnectedness to us all.
year old learners
US Grade Level
learners per class
Over 7 weeks
No live meetings
As a human rights attorney for the United Nations I have seen the direct impact of water on the lives of people around the globe, from individual hygiene to water wars between nations fighting for survival. I have also seen the environmental impact of irresponsible water usage and the environmental justice issues that arise. This course tackles these issues head on, teaching learners to look at the essential natural resource in an entirely different lens. This course is designed to teach...
I am a human rights attorney and have worked around the globe on conflicts, being witness to the impact of water and resource depletion on communities around the globe. I hope to share this understanding with learners and help young people to begin to think about the impact that they can have, for good and bad, on our planets ability to continue to produce enough clean water to maintain a healthy environment.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
No live meetings, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
This is not a political course, but it does accept the science behind the concept of climate change and considers issues of water from this perspective.