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Plug Into Energy with Smart Energy Education Virtual Field Trips

October 22, 2021
The past two years have been full of surprises. In person restrictions continue to be implemented around the world and pose a unique obstacle for educators. Although most schools have returned to in-person learning, having in-school guest speakers and field trips are still not available for many schools. With the start of the new school […]
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Watt Watcher turned WEG Researcher

October 22, 2021
Watt Watchers of Texas was established in 1985 as a program designed to help schools save money by saving energy. In the early years Watt Watchers primarily focused on the Student Patrol Program, where students would walk through the hallways of their school in groups looking out for signs of wasted energy (such as lights […]
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Energy Awareness Month

October 11, 2021
October is one of the most memorable months of the year. But there is more than just pumpkin spice and spooky decorations that make October special. Declared by President George Bush in 1991, October is also Energy Awareness Month!
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Welcome Back to School, Watt Watchers

October 7, 2021
With the fall semester in full swing, it's time to start thinking about all the amazing learning resources available at your fingertips. Watt Watchers is here to help you add excitement to your classroom through hands-on activities, project-based lessons, games, and short videos. Watt Watchers is a STEM program created to help boost energy literacy […]
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Virtual field trips with Discovery Education

June 4, 2021
Watt Watchers is proud to spotlight Conservation Station, a new educational initiative, sponsored by Itron,Inc., in partnership with Discovery Education. The purpose of Conservation Station is to help create a nationwide dialogue on the importance of current and future energy needs, resource utilization, and above all, promoting conservation.  Designed for middle school students, this innovative, […]
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Watt Watchers Teacher Training

June 4, 2021
If you’re a K-12 educator looking for energy education resources for your classroom, or tips on how to save energy at your school, look no further - Watt Watchers of Texas is robust STEM program with over 130 lessons, activities, games, tips, videos, and more - and it’s all 100% free.  Watt Watchers was founded […]
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