Energy4me "Energize Your Classroom" Teacher Workshop
Wednesday, 2 November
Korbel Ballroom, Colorado Convention Center
now for the teacher workshop!
- Once you have applied, you will be notified by 21 October via
email if you have been
accepted to attend.
Energy4me, the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) energy education outreach
program, is inviting 100 Denver-area science teachers (of students ages
12–18) to learn how to teach energy topics in a fun and exciting way during
Educators will receive comprehensive, objective information about
the scientific concepts of energy and its importance, while discovering
the world of oil and natural gas exploration and production. A variety
of free instructional materials will be available to take back to
- Presentation on Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
A keynote speaker will present the role of energy in our everyday
lives, followed by a question and answer period.
- Hands-on Classroom Activities
Teachers will learn age-appropriate energy experiments that can
energize their classrooms through hands-on activities provided by the
US National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project. All NEED learning
activities are correlated to Colorado’s science objectives and other
- Technology Tour
Industry professionals will lead teachers on an exhibit
tour of the amazing high-tech tools, software, and equipment used
by the oil and gas industry to find and produce energy resources
around the world.
See the full agenda.
Attend the Workshop
Space is limited. Registration will
end 26 October.
You will be notified by 27 October via email if you have
been accepted to attend this year’s conference.
- There is no cost for teachers to attend the workshop thanks to a generous
sponsorship from ExxonMobil
- Breakfast and Lunch will be provided
- Teachers will receive a form at the workshop for substitute reimbursement
For questions, email us or call
1.972.952.1125. For additional information, view the
frequently asked questions.
NEED is the US’s leading provider of energy education programs and
materials to schools. All NEED learning activities are age-appropriate
and correlated to Colorado science standards and objectives, as well
as other disciplines. Visit www.need.org for
more information about the NEED Project and its curriculum.