CREC: Capitol Region Education Council Public Catalog 
 
THIS CLASS IS NOT OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT AT THIS TIME! THE COURSE IS FULL.
Class Details
Activity Name
eesmarts - High School Solar I: Collecting and Using Solar Energy
Sub Title
Session Type
Single Session
Year Code
2021-2022
Equivalent
Yes
Max # of Awards
4
Min # of Awards
0
Activity Code
241-22-913-017
Topic/Subject:  
913 CREC Resource Group
Subject Area
[Science Instruction]
Target Audience
[Science Teachers], [Teachers]
Class Status
CLOSED
Experience Level
Assessment Area

Other Notes

2021 eesmarts Summer Institute Workshop

Eversource, United Illuminating, and EnergizeCT, are proud to sponsor eesmarts™ , an energy efficiency and renewable energy education program, funded by the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund.

Through its K-12 lesson materials, eesmarts helps educators and schools teach the importance of becoming energy smart.  All eesmarts workshops provide no-cost professional development and Next Generation Science Standards aligned curriculum on energy, energy efficiency, renewable energy and electricity.  Any questions please contact us at eesmarts@energizect.com

Technology requirements for full course participation are:    

  • Laptop, desktop, or tablet computer
  • Broadband Internet access
  • Web browser
  • Audio input/output
  • Recommended: Webcam 

Award
COC
Description
Educators will explore solar energy and heat, with a focus on energy transfer processes and the NGSS approach. Participants will learn how to engage students in the engineering cycle for two solar hot water heaters - one passive and one with a heat exchanger. Participants will receive a materials kit for use with their HS students, as well as specific lesson outlines.
Objectives
Schedule(s):
Online MeetingDateStart TimeEnd TimeLocationAddressRoomInstructor
Zoom Meeting 07/13/20219:00AM1:00PMONLINE VIRTUAL MEETING , Connecticut Melanie Finn-Scofield