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Y U NO Environmental Meme?

June 20, 2013


I was excited to receive an invitation by Earth Team to do a workshop for their annual LEAF conference. The target for the conference is to provide middle school and high school students opportunities for the development of leadership skills for environmental change. I always appreciate the opportunity to work with students in this age […]

Communicate Like an Interpretive Ranger

May 7, 2013


How Can You Communicate Like an Interpretive Ranger? What are the ways that communicating like an interpretive ranger can help with our education outreach and communication? During a California Mini-Corps Outdoor Education Program training, our group had the wonderful opportunity to listen and learn from head interpretative rangers at Yosemite National Park. As we walked […]

Arrogance of Expertise

April 19, 2013


In dealing with communication, teaching, and just about any type of information sharing, I think about the idea of the “arrogance of expertise” to frame how we communicate what we know to others that may not be as familiar with the subject and process we are talking about. We all develop some of sort of […]