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Wednesday, September 23 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm
WORKSHOP - Activating Research to Make the Case for Nature Connection

Explore ways to support your work with data and make the case for nature connection with tools and tactics from C&NN's research team and key partners. In this leadership training, C&NN's Director of Research and guests will provide tips for how to find, judge the merits of, and draw conclusions from, research. We will introduce you to several of C&NN's tools for accessing and understanding research and you will have an opportunity to practice articulating a brief research-based case in support of your work.   Session Goals: 1) Understand how research can help you justify your work and improve your practices 2) Increase your awareness of tools and resources that can help you access and understand research findings 3) Enhance your ability to articulate research findings to communicate the "why?" of your work.

Featured Speaker
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Cathy Jordan

Consulting Research Director, Children and Nature Network
Cathy Jordan, PhD is the consulting Research Director for the Children & Nature Network. She is Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Extension at the University of Minnesota. As C&NN's Research Director, Cathy leads the Research Library, which curates and makes accessible the scientific... Read More →

Wednesday September 23, 2020 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Embassy A&B