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Phillips 66 and NEED

ImageSince 2008, Phillips 66 and NEED have partnered to provide teachers across the country with curriculum and training opportunities.

2016 Workshop List Coming Soon!

2015 Workshop Communities!

Savannah, GA - March 11, 2015
Arroyo Grande, CA - March 26, 2015
Freeport/Lake Jackson, TX - April 7, 2015
Rodeo, CA - April 21, 2015
Wichita Falls, TX - September 16, 2015
Lake Charles, LA - September 17, 2015
Bartlesville, OK - September 23, 2015
Santa Maria, CA - September 24, 2015

Aurora, CO - September 24, 2015
Beaumont, TX - October 1, 2015
Linden, NJ - October 7, 2015
Houston, TX - October 7, 2015
Alton, IL- October 14, 2015
Ponca City, OK - October 29, 2015
Tacoma, WA - November 3, 2015
Wilmington, CA - December 2, 2015
Stanley, ND - December 5, 2015
Portland, OR - December 9, 2015
St Louis, MO - January 21, 2016

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 Guides
NEED Science of Energy - Elementary
NEED Science of Energy - Intermediate
NEED Science of Energy - Secondary
Energy Enigma
Energy Games and Icebreakers  
Energy Web Activities
Oil, Gas and Their Energy Petroleum Ponder

Thanks to the support of Phillips 66, 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.

Thank you to everyone who attended and made our 2014 workshops a success in Carson, California; Santa Maria, California; Amarillo, Texas; Williston, North Dakota; Missoula, Montana; Denver, Colorado; Portland, Oregon; Gretna, Louisiana; Lake Charles, Louisiana; Spokane, Washington; Savannah, Georgia; Ponca City, Oklahoma; St. Louis, Missouri; Billings, Montana; Linden, New Jersey; Wilmington, Califorinia; Sweeny, Texas; Houston, Texas; Tacoma, Washington; Richmond, California; Casper, Wyoming.

Built on more than 130 years of experience, Phillips 66 is a growing energy manufacturing and logistics company with high-performing Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses.. To learn more about Phillips 66 visit

Questions about the Phillips 66/NEED Partnership? Contact us at 1-800-875-5029.