For The Attendees:
• Hands-on kits and curriculum materials
• A great day of hands-on learning and professional networking
• Breakfast and lunch
• Substitute Reimbursement for weekday and $100 stipend for weekend attendance
• PA Standards-based curriculum
• The opportunity to apply to participate in additional PECO Energizing Education Program activities
• ACT 48 credit provided
Who should Attend:
Teachers who have participated in a past PECO PEEP workshop or attended another NEED Energy Education Workshop.
8:00 a.m. Register, breakfast, and paperwork
Take a quick pre-workshop assessment and meet fellow attendees.
8:15 a.m. Welcome & PEEP 2.0 Program Review
Get a rundown on all PEEP offerings, learn about the curriculum, and play a fun energy game.
8:45 a.m. Review of Kit Opportunities
Participate in a few fun energy-source themed challenges for prizes. Review/walkthrough the kits available for PEEP participants. Discuss activities, leveling, and adaptations in a community format.
10:00 a.m. Electricity Generation & Transmission
Get excited with these activities that demonstrate how electricity is generated, moved, and managed in small settings.
11:15 a.m. Energy Efficiency and Conservation
Get hands on in your setting and explore energy saving audit activities from the School Energy curriculum. Take a look at the kit materials and discuss student energy team opportunities.
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. Energy and the Environment
Test out a few hands-on activities that will investigate energy consumption and environmental impacts – climate, species protection, and more!
2:00 p.m. Energy Careers Exploration
Take a quick look at some great energy careers resources from NEED and beyond.
2:50 p.m. Wrap-Up, Act 48 Credit, Evaluation and Kit Request
3:00 p.m. Adjourn