2017 Pilot Teacher Participation Information

During the summer, pilot teachers will:

During the school-year, pilot teachers will:

  • Collect signed consent forms from your students and their families.
  • Teach the introductory Motion Energy unit (5 sessions) by Dec. 8, 2017 and teach the Thermal Energy (3 sessions) and Electrical Energy (4 sessions) units by March 2, 2018.
  • Use a pre- and post-test to gather student assessment data.
  • Collect and forward samples of student work.
  • Attend three Saturday morning “reunions” on December 9, 2017, January 27, 2018 and March 3, 2108.*

* These dates are different from the dates on the original information emailed to you.

A project staff member may observe and, with permission, record and photograph classroom sessions.

Honorarium: You will receive $1,450 for participating as a Focus on Energy Pilot Teacher. You will also receive a kit with all of the materials you need to implement Focus on Energy activities in your classroom.

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