WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- 4th-12th science teachers
- Afterschool coordinators
- CTE teachers
FOR THE ATTENDEES:
- It is FREE!
- Workshop supplies will be shipped to attendee homes before the workshop.
- An opportunity to apply to receive a NEED Science of Energy kit
- State standards aligned curriculum that you can use and tips for teaching energy in your classroom or virtually!
ABOUT THE SPONSOR
Mississippi Development Authority Energy & Natural Resources Division
MDA’s Energy and Natural Resources Division is committed to helping Mississippians become more energy smart by providing necessary educational materials and resources. The division offers educational materials, facilitates energy education programs and conducts exhibits and presentations on energy efficiency.
8:45 a.m. Registration & Sign-In
9:00 a.m. Welcome & Expectations
9:30 a.m. Careers in Energy presented by Alexander G. Washington, PhD, Workforce Development and Diversity Specialist at Entergy Nuclear
9:40 a.m. Science of Energy
10:30 a.m. Forms to Sources – an intro to Energy Sources in the United States and Mississippi
11:15 a.m. Candy Collector
11:45 a.m. Lunch & Wellness break
12:05 p.m. Cool Coal Story
12:15 p.m. Electric Connections
12:45 p.m. Let’s Get “Lit”
1:00 p.m. Virtual Baseload Balance
1:30 p.m. Nuclear Energy Fun
2:00 p.m. Understanding Energy Efficiency & Conservation
2:30 p.m. Wrap-up & survey links
2:45 p.m. Adjourn
Special thanks to the sponsor: Mississippi Development Authority’s Energy
and Natural Resources Division