Free educational workshops

K-12 teachers and students will be inspired and motivated to learn from a variety of resources including workshops, games and activities, printed materials and virtual field trips.

Upcoming courses

Make STEAM education come alive for your students with free, professional workshops that include hands-on activities and materials. See our full list of upcoming classes.

Thursday, March 1, 4:30 - 7:30 PM

Songs, storybooks and hands-on activities enrich concepts about the culture of water and the use of this wonderful resource.  A light dinner will be served.

Saturday, March 10, 9 AM - 3 PM

Teachers build a mini-solar cooker and a solar powered Whirly-Gig or Carnival Ride.  Breakfast and lunch will be served and teachers receive curriculum, classroom materials and solar projects.

Wednesday, April 4, 4:30 – 6:30 pm

Find out what California State Parks has to offer your classroom, from day trips to overnights to in-school programs, all while integrating the Environmental Education Initiative (EEI) Curriculum into your classroom.

For your classroom

Learn about other resources to make science come alive in your classroom.

Inspire tomorrow’s leaders in the energy industry with free lesson plans, videos, tools, and more.

See what’s happening with science and education in our region, including resources and upcoming events.

Powering education

 

We're proud to light your homes, your businesses and the streets around your neighborhood. And because we're community owned and not-for-profit, we keep you at the heart of all we do, like supporting local schools with fun, hands-on science education.

Together, we've brightened our region with volunteers, donations, education and support for what you care about most.

  • 14,508 hours volunteered by our employees
  • $72,000 in college scholarships
  • $480,739 employee donations to charity
  • 132 free workshops
  • over $2 million in cash and in-kind support to non-profits

We are your electric utility, and because of you, we are 70 years bright.