Missouri currently has an independent framework in place as a method to teach climate change to students. This however does not mandate the teaching of climate change in any capacity, and it is evidently not a priority. If Missouri hopes to make any progress in the realm, it’s necessary to implement legislation that requires the teaching of climate change

Climate Issues

  • Increased precipitation and flooding
  • Changing composition of flora in forests
  • Extreme heat


Action Items

Who to Contact?
Commissioner of Education: Dr. Margie Vandeven
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 573-751-3563

Find the email Template Advocating for Climate Education here