New York

New York state has gone above and beyond to implement measures to increase climate literacy in public schools in recent years. This includes Senate Bill 278A which establishes a course of instruction and learning expectations on climate education in all public schools.

Climate Issues

  • Increased precipitation leading to more inland flooding
  • Rise in sea level
  • Extreme heat


Action Items

Who to Contact?
Chancellor of the education: David C. Banks
[email protected]
Phone: (212) 374-6000

Find the email Template Advocating for Climate Education here