Two weeks after Maria, the American Superintendents' Association sent me to sit with the PR Dept. of Education, saying, "we don't know what they need exactly, but we know you'll be able to make yourself useful."
We learned that people who believe they cannot do anything about it have trouble when science confirms their worst fears. They are likely to deny that "something that bad" will happen again, or just not think about it at all. We team up with Puerto Rican scientists, educators, and community leaders to create efficacy-building climate change and readiness programs
We are helping communities to create learning spaces and programs to innovate integrated solutions across sectors and generations to build leadership, equity, entrepreneurship, climate change innovation and resilience.