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Hartford Area Renewable Energy Educator Workshop

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CREC (Capitol Region Education Council)

111 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford, 06106

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Hartford SD Renewable Energy Educator workshop is a FREE full-day professional development training made possible by Voya Financial and CE. This inquiry-based, hands-on science and engineering training program offers a review of the science, technology, and classroom applications of clean energy applicable for all grade bands.

About Voya Financial: Voya Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life in the communities where Voya Financial operates and our employees and customers live. Our giving strategy focuses on financial resilience: ensuring that youth are equipped with the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) expertise necessary to compete in the 21st century workforce and the financial literacy skills necessary to make smart financial decisions that lead to a secure retirement.


About CE: CE is a national clean energy, career connected education program from Bonneville Environmental Foundation. Together with schools, educators and industry, we strive to build a clean energy future to ensure that our communities and the environment are thriving and resilient. We work to expand access to opportunities for all students regardless of their geography, gender, ethnicity, or socioeconomic status. CE is funded by corporations, regional utilities, and philanthropic organizations. To date, our funders have impacted more than 150,000 students nationwide through CE programming. For more information, visit www.cebrightfutures.org

What topics will be covered during this training?

The topics covered will include: NGSS aligned materials focusing on energy & energy transformations, solar circuitry, the fundamentals of wind energy and turbine engineering, and solar cars.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact CE with any questions or for more information. CE Program Manager, Anne Le, can be reached at 503-553-3920 or via email at ale@b-e-f.org.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

CE allows for the transfer of tickets, however, please let us know the name and email address of the participant, as we will need to gather some preliminary data to help inform our workshop!

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. We will have a registration table set up with a sign in sheet.

Is this training free for teachers/educators?

Yes, this is a fully funded training opportunity for Hartford School District educators. This workshop is made possible by Voya Financial and CE.

Is lunch provided?

Yes. Please let us know any dietary restrictions!

Will I receive any classroom materials/equipment?

Yes! Teachers who attend this workshop will gain access to science kits aligned with the hands-on activities covered in the workshop.

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