Category: Workshop

Shining some light on the science of solar power

Stanislaus County 4th-8th grade teachers get training, class kits [February 4th, 2015] Twenty teachers eager to bring hands-on energy experiments into their classrooms spent a day trying them out and jotting down lecture notes for when they fly solo. The

2015 Summer Institute for Educators…registration now open.

The 5-day Solar Schoolhouse Summer Institute for Educators (SIE) for 2015 is scheduled for July 19-24th, in Sebastopol, California. This the 13th year we’ve offered this solar energy  professional development experience for educators.  Consistent themes are hands-on, relevant, and real-world…

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Sacramento Teachers build Solar Notebook Chargers at Solar Primer Workshop

Thirty teachers gathered in Sacramento at SMUD Energy Technology Center on recent Saturday to learn how to integrate solar energy lessons into their classrooms. They also built solar cell phone/mp3 chargers using cardboard, duct tape, and solar cells. The Notebook