Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future


Hours for Learning Activity:

7 learning hours

Date and Time:

Friday, October 26, 2018, 8:30am to Saturday, October 27, 2018, 3:30pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, October 19, 2018, 4:30pm


Do you want to energize your science lessons? Middle and High School Teachers, connect with scientists and educators from the Museum Institute for Teaching Science (MITS, Inc.) and Mass Audubon's Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary during our 2-Day Sustainable Energy Workshop, Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future. Gain an understanding of the power of inquiry-based learning to inspire a passion for science in your students, and come away ready to charge up your curriculum!

Engage in inquiry-based, hands-on, minds-on learning about energy sources, climate change, and sustainable systems 
Engineer your own solutions to energy needs with solar and wind technologies 
Adapt your curriculum to meet MA Science and Engineering/Technology Standards 
Acquire tools to inspire passion for science in your students
Gain confidence in understanding and teaching climate change science 
Take a kit back to school with ready-to-use equipment for your classroom 

Date: Friday and Saturday, October 26th and 27th, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Mass Audubon's Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary (127 Combs Rd, Easthampton, MA 01027)
Fee: $125 (includes lunch both days and a toolkit of materials to take back to your classroom)
Registration Deadline: Friday, October 19, 2018
PDPs: 13 PDPs are available for this workshop.

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