Registration Open for Exploring Energy Innovation in the US Military | A FREE Workshop for STEM Educators (March 26th at Camp Lejeune)

Exploring Energy Innovation in the US Military | A Workshop for STEM Educators*

Thursday March 26th, 2020

09:00- 16:00 (9am-4pm)

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

A full day substitute reimbursement will be available.


Register Online by March 10th, 2020

Note: Upon registering, a $25 deposit check will be required in order to complete your registration; details will be emailed upon registration.


During this day-long workshop, participants will tour renewable energy and energy efficiency features at Camp Lejeune and learn about current and future technologies that enhance energy security/energy resilience both on military bases and in during military expeditions.  Participants will receive classroom resources and discuss opportunities for classroom integration of workshop content.  Participants will have the opportunity to receive 1 CEU credit (6 contact hours and 4 hours of homework to be completed by 12/15/2020) and up to 10 hours of Criteria III credit towards the N.C. Environmental Education Certification Program.


*This free professional development opportunity will be open to middle and high school science and technology teachers who address energy in their courses and who are employed by schools in the following counties: Bladen, Brunswick, Carteret, Columbus, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, New Hanover, Onslow, Pamlico, Pender, Sampson, and Wayne counties.  Teachers from other counties are welcome to register (no deposit check required until you receive notification that a space is available) and will be placed on a waitlist.


Refreshments and lunch will be provided.


This workshop is sponsored by UNC-Chapel Hill’s Institute for the Environment with funding provided by the Duke Energy Foundation.



Dana Brown Haine, MS (she, her, hers)

Director, NC Energy Literacy Fellows Teacher Professional Development Program

K-12 Science Education Manager | Center for Public Engagement with Science

UNC Institute for the Environment

CB#1105, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

(919) 843-5735

(919) 966-9920 (fax)


UNC Institute for the Environment | @UNC_IE


Follow us on Instagram!