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Clean Energy, Climate Change and You

Location: Norfolk County Agricultural High School, 400 Main Street Walpole, MA 02081
Time: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Registration Fee: $75
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn about clean energy and the environment. This hands-on workshop will provide teachers with knowledge, skills, resources, and equipment to bring back to their classroom. Participating teachers will earn PDP’s.
Application is required.
***A light breakfast will be provided daily.
***Participating teachers will earn PDP’s.
***10 participating schools will receive 3 educational carts, valued at $3,700, to bring back to their school; one photovoltaic, one solar-thermal, and one mini-wind turbine.
***All participants will take a field trip to a net-zero house.
Workshop topics Include:
» How to teach energy materials
» What to teach - What’s important and why
» Climate change, the greenhouse effect, & the Keeling curve
» Energy efficiency and sustainability
» The albedo effect, polar ice, and sea level rise
» Tools of the trade » Energy Use Index
» Data collection, analysis, and presentation
» Importance of hands on learning
» Resource sharing
Sponsored by: Norfolk County Agricultural High School

Intended audience
Educators of students in grades 6-12
Date and time
2019-07-30 to 2019-08-01
Web link
State or Province

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