Category: Workshop

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…

Tagged with: ,

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

Oxnard teachers shine in solar-technology training

[October 30, 2013] Oxnard teachers shine in solar-technology training [Article in Ventura County Star] The 35 Oxnard science teachers at the Teaching Solar Workshop at the Channel Islands Boating Center last week agreed the event was invaluable. The hands-on training

Community Solar Oven workshop in Sebastopol

[March 30, 2013] Community Solar Oven workshop in Sebastopol. [Analy High School – Makerspace] Scenes from the workshop… The new design is lighter and includes a reflector that doubles as a lid.