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ConocoPhillips and NEED
Visit the new workshop segments in our Online Video Workshop series.
2013 Workshop Communities
February 26, 2013 - Beeville, TX
February 28, 2013 - Karnes City, TX
March 19, 2013 - Decatur, TX
March 26, 2013 - Borger, TX
April 10, 2013 - Houston, TX
September 12, 2013 - Aurora, CO
September 18, 2013 - Sidney, MT
September 25, 2013 - Santa Fe, NM
September 26, 2013 - Houston, TX
October 9, 2013 - Farmington, NM
October 22, 2013 - Fairbanks, AK
October 26, 2013 - Anchorage, AK
November 6, 2013 - Laredo, TX
November 13, 2013 - Casper, WY
November 19, 2013 - Dickinson, ND
This workshop series presents a unique opportunity for classroom teachers (K-12) to learn about energy in a fun and exciting way! The seminars will create awareness of today’s energy challenges and the importance of using energy wisely.
Participation in this workshop provides educators with more than $500 of curriculum and hands-on kits that teach about energy resources and energy transformations through hands-on activities.
Participants will receive the NEED Science of Energy Kit, a basic NEED curriculum set and a class-set of NEED's Energy Infobooks at grade level. Curriculum and training is aligned with state education standards.
Curriculum Materials Presented During the Workshop Include these Curriculum GuidesNEED Science of Energy - Secondary Guide
NEED Science of Energy - Elementary Guide
Energy Games and Icebreakers Energy In The Round, Energy Web Activities
Fossil Fuels to Products Oil & Gas In The Round activity
Thanks to the support of ConocoPhillips, there is no cost to attend the workshop. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Substitute reimbursement forms will be available at the workshop and substitute costs will be reimbursed to school districts.
ConocoPhillips generously donated video services to create a series of NEED online workshop segments. These segments highlight the lessons from the Science of Energy. To view visit the Online Video Page.
Thanks!Thank you to everyone who attended and made our 2012 workshops a success in Fort Worth, Texas; Victoria, Texas; Carson, California; Sacramento, California; St. Louis, Missouri; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Portland, Oregon; Linden, New Jersey; Kansas City, Missouri; Sweeny, Texas; Bartlesville, Oklahoma; Springfield, Illinois; Las Vegas, Nevada; Sidney, Montana; Ponca City, Oklahoma; Arlington, Virginia; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Houston, Texas; Fort Defiance, Arizona; Durango, Colorado; Cheyenne, Wyoming; Houston, Texas; Anchorage, Alaska; Kenai, Alaska; Laredo, Texas; Austin, Texas.
Thank you to everyone who attended and made our 2011 workshops a success in Annandale, Virginia; Fort Worth, Texas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; Window Rock, Arizona; Newark, Delaware; Salt Lake City, Utah; Boulder, Colorado; Dickinson, North Dakota; Victoria, Texas; Portland, Oregon; St. Louis, Missouri; Wilmington, California; Fairbanks, Alaska; Oshkosh, Wisconsin; Annapolis, Maryland; Newark, New Jersey; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Anchorage, Alaska;, Spokane, Washington; Lake Charles, Louisiana;, Boise, Idaho; New Orleans, Louisiana; Midland, Texas; Billings, Montana; Contra Costa, California; Houston, Texas.
ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company with interests around the world. To learn more about ConocoPhillips’ thoughts about energy challenges and opportunities, go to:www.conocophillips.com/energy.
Questions about the ConocoPhillips - NEED Partnership? Contact us at 1-800-875-5029 or by e-mail at