Energy Research and High School Instruction

Learn from researchers in energy efficiency, renewable energy technologies, and green operational strategies. Learn new ways to address environmental issues and alternative energy options in your classroom. Learn about available technical assistance from UCLA on teaching environmental issues.


-Presentation on state-of-the-art research in each field
-Experimental setup for instructors
-Discussions with peers about applicability and feasibility

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Paula Diaconescu (Workshop 1: February 6, 2010)
Xiangfeng Duan (Workshop 2: February 20, 2010)

Who Should Attend?

-High school science teachers
-Pre-service teachers

Please join us.

Workshop 1 (Nuclear) was held on:
Saturday, February 6, 2010
nuclear presentation
Workshop 2 (Solar) was held on:
Saturday, February 20, 2010
solar presentation
Check-in and continental breakfast 8:30-9:00am
Workshop: 9am-3pm
Lunch Will be Provided
UCLA, Molecular Sciences Building 3440


Compensation: $100/day for instructors

If you are interested, please contact Paula Diaconescu ( or Arlene Russell (

Presented By

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Sponsored By

The National Science Foundation

About Paula
Group Members
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