Clean Energy, Climate Change and You

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: