The Magic of Solar Cells!

Powering our World with Sunshine

A good way to start exploring solar electricity in your classroom.

[April 14, 2021] We have a new video and poster to share! The video provides a short history of the development of the solar cell (aka photovoltaic cell), then describes some of the many ways we use this amazing, and magical, technology around the world. The poster could brighten up your classroom, providing the start of some intriguing discussion.

Brighten your classroom wall and ignite some great discussions about how solar cells are used and around the world. Copies of the poster are available for purchase at