US Dept of Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), a major Earth Science Week partner, provides learning opportunities for teachers and students at all levels. For example, DOE’s Energy Education & Workforce Development web site offers hundreds of K-12 lesson plans. For activities aligned with national standards and covering topics from energy basics to biofuels, hydropower, and wind energy, see

From: From the Earth Science Week Update, American Geological Institute Vol. 9, No. 2: February 2011