• Here Comes The Sun!

    Solar guides have been updated for 2016! Learn all about the sun and solar energy.

  • YAP 2016

    It was a great weekend! Check out the 2016 Youth Awards slideshow and see all the fun moments we had!


    Teachers, students, and parents gathered for the ESP Celebration!

  • PEEP Year End 2016

    As the year school year ends, we here at NEED are busy celebrating all that schools, teachers, and students have accomplished inside the classroom and out.

  • Educators


    Resources for the classroom

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

  • Students


    Resources for students

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

  • Partners


    Resources for current and future partners

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

Youth Awards Program For Energy Achievement

It was a great weekend! Check out the 2016 Youth Awards slideshow below and check out all the great photos from the weekend on smugmug.


Upcoming Events

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    Dickinson, ND

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    Bellingham, WA

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  • Youth Awards

    Graphics Library

    Looking to use NEED graphics in your classroom? Check out our online graphics library. 

  • 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 and Planning Guide!