energy sources tour

COVID-19 TOUR/BLITZ CHANGES:
There are some changes for the Tour & Blitz for 2020. Registration will not open until we know when current restrictions will be lifted. For 2020, the format will change. Each day will be an independent trip: 2 dates in Columbus in June and one date in Northwest Ohio in July. You can select one, two or all three dates. We are also opening the Columbus dates to teachers who have previously participated in the Tour but have missed these stops. Overnight accommodations will be available if requested. There will not be an option for graduate credit.

June 21-23, 2020
Open to 3rd-12th Grade Teachers
Cost: Free
Graduate Credit: Not available for 2020

Schedule:
Monday, June 22 7:30a-7:30p Rumpke Recycling Center, AEP Transmission Center, 3rd stop TBD
Tuesday, June 23  8:00a-5:00p Ohio State: High Voltage Lab, Nuclear Reactor Lab, Byrd Polar Research Center, Center for Automotive Research

OEP’s Most Popular Professional Development

This 2.5-day bus tour of energy sites around Central Ohio gives teachers the opportunity to explore behind-the scenes and to learn from energy industry professionals who lead the group. You’ll receive valuable OEP curriculum and materials you can use in the classroom. 2020 tour stops include:

  • The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research, High Voltage Lab and Nuclear Reactor Lab
  • Renewable Energy sites
  • Rumpke Recycling Plant

Ashland Credit Syllabus-Graduate credit not available in 2020

Need more information?  See the FAQs

Register Online HERE.

2018 Tour & Blitz Report