Educator and Storyline trainer
Portland, Oregon, United States
Jan Zuckerman, a retired pubic school teacher, has worked with the Storyline method for most of her 30-year career. Jan co-founded the Environmental Middle School in 1995, a Portland Public School (now Sunnyside Environmental K-8 School) with a focus on place-based education and service learning. She is a Storyline trainer and actively involved in the community with climate and social justice work. Since her retirement, Jan has continued to work in schools to mentor youth and collaborate with teachers across the district. She serves on the Portland Public Schools Climate Justice Committee to help oversee the implementation of the Climate Justice Resolution for grades K-12.
- Contributions at Storyline 2018
The Next Generation: Teaching Climate Change and Environmental Justice through StorylinePaper
How can we use the Storyline methodology to meet the needs of the next generation?
Colleagues Asa Gervich and Jan Zuckerman will first give an overview of their local school district’s recently adopted, groundbreaking Climate Change Curriculum Resolution, and their role as educators and activists in …More