Spring 2015 Keystone Energy Education Program Workshops

PA Department of Environmental Protection

Join the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and its partners for a FREE Keystone Energy Education Program (KEEP) to be held on the following dates and locations (select any one):

  • April 7, 2015 - Westtown School, 975 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA (Register by March 31, 2015).  To register, visit: Eventbrite
  • May 12, 2015 - Harmony House at The Macoskey Center, Slippery Rock University, 247 Harmony Road, Slippery Rock, PA (Register by May 5, 2015).  To register, visit: Eventbrite
  • June 17, 2015 - Ferguson Township Elementary School, 215 W Pine St, Pine Grove Mills, PA (Register by June 10, 2015).  To register, visit: Eventbrite

The workshops will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (please bring your lunch).  KEEP focuses on teaching about and tracking energy efficiency in school buildings and homes.  Interested schools may attend the workshop as a “building team.” 

Each building team may include any or all of the following:

  • Teachers in grades 4-8
  • School administrator or designee
  • Building maintenance or facility manager or designee

Workshop participants will learn about and explore energy conservation, efficiency, energy basics, student energy teams, benchmarking the school building using the free Energy Star Portfolio Manager program and more.  Educators will receive background information, 6.5 Act 48 credit hours and standards-based curricular materials.  Space is limited, so register early!

Thanks and should you have any questions, please contact Ann below.

Ann Devine | Environmental Education Regional Program Coordinator
Department of Environmental Protection | Office of Communications
Rachel Carson State Office Building
400 Market St. | Hbg PA 17101
Phone: 717.772.1644 | Fax: 717.705.4093
www.dep.state.pa.us

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