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KEEP-Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program



BioEnergy Education Workshop
This workshop offers hands-on activities, class discussions, and classroom-based applications to enhance students' understanding of BioEnergy. Participants will explore BioEnergy resources (including solid biomass, biogas, and liquid biofuels) and discuss the benefits and challenges of utilizing these sources compared with conventional fossil fuels. Through hands-on experiences this workshop will highlight how BioEnergy resources work and how Wisconsin is utilizing them. The workshop will include time for collaboration and lesson planning, and a selection of ready-to-use activities will be supplied so teachers can integrate relevant lessons right away. The workshop will be hosted by the University of Wisconsin Energy Institute and the Great Lakes BioEnergy Research Center. Recommended for teachers of grades 5-12.

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Madison, WI
Wisconsin Energy Institute
Walz, PhD 7/13 - 7/13 Mo 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM $75.00 View

Energize Your Curriculum with Renewable Energy Workshop
This workshop offers hands-on activities, class discussions, and classroom-based applications to help analyze energy information and create strategies and techniques to enhance students' understanding of renewable energy. Participants will explore renewable energy technologies such as solar, wind, hydro, biomass, and geothermal energy sources through hands-on experiences. This workshop will highlight how Wisconsin is utilizing these sources as well as explore renewable energy around the world. The workshop will include time for collaboration and lesson planning, and a variety of ready-to-use activities will be supplied so teachers can integrate relevant lessons right away. Recommended for teachers of grades 5-12, adaptable to PK-4 audiences. 

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Platteville, WI
UW Platteville
Walz, PhD 6/30 - 6/30 Tu 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM $75.00 View

Energy Education: Concepts and Practices Online Module

This self-paced online module addresses energy concepts relating to energy definitions, natural laws of energy, energy flows in living and non-living systems, and their relationships to understanding and evaluating environmental issues. Module activities include exploration of energy readings and pertinent websites, home activities such as reading utility bills, home energy audits, and calculating the wattages of various home appliances.

Participants have 30 days from registration to complete the module. It should take approximately 7 hours to complete. The certificate of completion states 7 hours of participation and satisfies the environmental education stipulation through the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. (EE Stipulation)

 



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Canvas
Mollica 5/23 - 8/28 Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su 12:01 AM - 11:59 PM $25.00 View