Mental Models and the Ladder of Inference

APA Wisconsin Chapter

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019
10:30 a.m. - noon CDT

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Overview

Participants begin applying ideas to their own community through an activity called the “Ladder of Inference,” which enables participants to identify mental models present in themselves and in their communities (Leinbach, Urban Ecology, Chapter 2).

Speakers

Ken Leinbach

Executive Director, Urban Ecology Center Ken Leinbach is a nationally recognized science educator and leader in community-based environmental education. He has had fun facilitating the grassroots effort to create and grow the Urban Ecology Center. Ken is a certified high school teacher and has over 30 years of experience teaching ... Read More

Chris Young

Historian of biology and Professor, Alverno College, Urban Ecology Center Committee Member & Volunteer Chris Young is a professor of Biology at Alverno College, where he has taught since 2002. He teaches courses on global warming, evolution, natural history, and science education, in addition to introductory biology. Prior to coming to ... Read More

Contact Info

Megan Andrews-Sharer, mandrews@urbanecologycenter.org