Alabama set standards in place to teach of climate change in middle school classrooms in 2016, however, this has since been reversed and Alabama currently has no mandate to require the teaching of climate change in classrooms. Alabama is consistently one of the worst ranked states for climate education in the country, and their regression perfectly exemplifies why.

Climate Issues

  • Rising sea levels and retreating shores
  • Increasing intensity of tropical storms
  • Increasing precipitation and flooding


Action Items

Who to Contact?
State Superintendent of Education: Dr. Eric Mackey
Email: [email protected]
Phone :(334) 694-4900

Find the email Template Advocating for Climate Education here