Professional Development Workshop For Educators of Students in Grades 6-12
July 30-August 1, 2019
Location: Norfolk County Agricultural High School 400 Main Street Walpole, MA 02081
Time: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Registration Fee: $75
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn about clean energy and the environment. This hands-on workshop will provide teachers with knowledge, skills, curriculum, resources, and equipment to bring back to their classroom.
***A light breakfast will be provided daily.
***Participating teachers will earn PDP’s.
***10 participating schools will receive 3 educational carts, valued at $3,700, to bring back to their school; one photovoltaic, one solar-thermal, and one mini-wind turbine.
***All participants will take a field trip to a net-zero house.
Workshop Topics Include:
» How to teach energy materials
» What to teach - What’s important and why
» Climate Change, The Greenhouse Effect, & the Keeling Curve
» Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
» The albedo Effect, Polar Ice, and Sea Level Rise
» Tools of the Trade » Energy Use Index
» Data collection, analysis, and presentation
» Importance of hands on Learning
» Resource Sharing
Sponsored by: Norfolk County Agricultural High School
Pre-registration is required: https://goo.gl/forms/h9Pd32SHkqVwcqs43