• YOUTH AWARDS GUIDE

    Now that Youth Awards has wrapped up its time to think about next year. Check out our new guide that helps classrooms and student groups prepare energy outreach projects for submission to NEEDs Annual Youth Awards Program.

  • YAP 2015!

    This years Youth Awards just wrapped up! Take a look at all the great photos from the weekend!

  • 2015 YEAR IN REVIEW

    Find out what we've been up too.

  • WE LOVE OUR PEEPs!

    Students in the greater Philadelphia region have become energy experts through their involvement in a local grant program called PEEP.

  • EVERY MAY THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA SOLAR REGATTA MAKES A SPLASH IN THE SUN!

  • Teaching Students of Every Age: NEED Concludes Energy Industry Study Program

  • Educators

    Educators

    Resources for the classroom

    Lesson plans, graphic and presentation resources, curriculum correlations, evaluation tools, information about professional development, and signature programs. 

  • Students

    Students

    Resources for students

    Science fair projects, energy games and activities, student leadership opportunities, scholarship information, energy information and resources.

  • Partners

    Partners

    Resources for current and future partners

    Organization information, current programs, training offerings, partner list.

Online Graphics Library

Would you like to use NEED’s graphics in your own classroom presentations, or allow students to use them in their presentations? Download graphics for easy use in your classroom.

Upcoming Events

  • Youth Awards

    Energy Ant

    The Energy Information Administration has the Energy Kids site for kids to do lots of fun activities and research about energy.  Check out Energy Explained on the EIA site as well. 

  • National Conference

    Local Workshops

    NEED is adding workshops every day.  Check out the calendar to see when we will be in your area and to register.

  • Energy Awareness Month

    Standards Correlations

    Teachers can find NEED’s correlations to state standards on the site as well as correlations to Common Core and plans for using NEED activities to teach the Next Generation Science Standards.

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    Check out the Catalog

    Find all of NEED’s resources in one spot using the NEED Resource Catalog!