My Talks and Presentations

Podcasts and Videos from Talks

Morrison, D. (2021). Learning - To accelerate climate justice action. Washington’s Climate Assembly, Presented in learning session 2, January 19, 2021.

Nelson, C. A. & Ward, T., Corbin, R., O’Brien, P., Edes, B., Morrison, D., Gold, A., & Grenier, C. (2020). Resetting the Futures Knowledge Jam, Diverse Futures Forum, UNESCO Futures Literacy Summit 2020, December 10-12, 2020, held virtually. Retrieved from

Morrison, D., Cintron, I., Kretzer, J., & Poppleton, K. (2020). Implementing the Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE) agenda at multiple scales to accelerate climate action. Session in the United Nations Climate Dialogues RINGO side events. Held on December 4, 2020 as part of events between November 23-December 4, 2020.

Bowman, T. & Morrison, D. (2020). How can the community review the US ACE Framework? Session in the Community Review Launch for the United States Action for Climate Empowerment Strategic Planning Framework Dialogues, held virtually on October 22, 2020. See

Morrison, D. & Niepold, F. (2020). Equity and justice-centered action for climate empowerment. Environmental Justice Salon talk for Earthlab, virtual on May 14, 2020, Seattle, WA: University of Washington. Retrieve from

Morrison, D., Barret, V., Jessel, S., Wildcat, D., Pierce, M., & Khan, A. (2020). Setting the ACE national context in the U.S. Session within the U.S. ACE Talanoa Dialogs Launch Event, held virtually on August 6th, 2020). See

Ebert, E., Schmitz, E., Morrison, D., & Bell, P. (2020). Climate justice: Washington’s ClimeTime initiative efforts to center equity in science education. Presentation to the Climate Literacy & Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) on July 7, 2020, virtually on the networks’ Teleconference calls.


Poppleton, K., Kirkland, L., Bhattacharya, D., Pyle, E., Ebert, E., Morrison, D., & Abshire, W. (2020). Building the national strategy for Action for Climate Empowerment: K-12 Teacher Professional Development. Invited panelist for national listening series around ACE organized by CLEAN, specifically Frank Niepold, held on April 28, 2020, virtually through the Climate Literacy & Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) Teleconference calls.

Morrison, D. (2020). Climate justice education: A hopeful pathway towards a just and sustainable future. Invited talk at EduTalk 2020, February 27, 2020 at the Burke Museum, hosted by the College of Education, University of Washington. Retrieved from

Morrison, D. & Wonderlich, D. (2020). Advancing climate science education at the UN. Podcast produced by the College of Education, University of Washington. Retrieved from

Other Invited Talks

Garcia, M., DeLeón, A., Rumage, J., Bell, P., Dou, R., & Morrison, D. (2021). Beyond Policies and Statements: Towards Equity in STEM Education. An invited panel for the Administrative Sponsored Session for the External Policy and Relations Committee at the National Association for Research on Science Teaching, April 7-10, 2021 virtual conference.

Morrison, D. (2021). Fostering systemic climate justice education. Invited session at the national meeting of the Council of State Science Supervisors, being held virtually April 4-7, 2021.

Morrison, D. (2019). Power and responsibility in science communication. Keynote at ComSciCon in Evanston, IL, August 24, 2019.

Morrison, D. (2018). Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math…oh my! Presentation and panel participant for Expanding Young Horizons, March 30, 2018, Bellevue College, WA, USA.

Morrison, D. (2017). Equity Research in Practice: Exploring Options for Closing Opportunity Gaps in STEM Learning. Keynote at Capturing Imaginations: Building Skills conference, St.Paul-Minneapolis, MN, November 29-30, 2017.

Morrison, D. (2017). Equity within the K-12 Framework: Strategies for Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Science Classroom. Keynote at Northern Illinois Science Education conference, Naperville, IL, November 13, 2017.

Morrison, D. (2014). Rural Science Education and Equity. Talk presented for the Diversity Professional Development Session at the national meeting for NASA’s Education and Public Outreach Programs, March 16, LPSC in Woodlands, TX, USA.

Patterson, J. & Morrison, D. (2013). Climate Justice: Science, Advocacy, & Equity. SXSW Eco, October 7-9, Austin, TX, USA.

Research and Practice Presentations

For other presentations - both research and practice, please see full Vita.

Teaching and Professional Learning

For courses and professional learning sessions, please see full Vita.