Changing Public Behavior: People and the Environment Online Course
An USDA eXtension online course.
“eXtension” is the brand name for USDA Extension online courses and other resources.
Changing Public Behavior: People and the Environment is a self-study, e-learning course designed for natural resource professionals, Extension educators, and environmental educators who work with communities.
Content is based on pilot-tested workshop materials, developed for the Changing Public Behavior project for Extension and natural resource professionals in meetings around the country. Through an interactive format and investigation of practical examples, participants build skills and confidence in identifying and analyzing behavior change opportunities.
The Changing Public Behavior course is sponsored by the eXtension Drinking Water and Human Health interest area, http://www.extension.org/drinking_water, and the University of Wisconsin-Extension Environmental Resources Center. Elaine developed training resources and the online course. Initial work to develop course content was funded by the USDA Water Program. Course content has been extensively tested and reviewed, in collaboration with Extension and natural resource professionals around the U.S.