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Teaching kids energy efficiency

Energy efficiency education, from the classroom to your home!


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Are you a school teacher, principal or superintendendent looking for an interactive, engaging way to teach your fourth and fifth grade students about energy efficiency? Simply have our energy efficiency education expert come to your school to demonstrate ways to be more energy efficient at home. Each student who participates will receive his or her very own energy efficiency kit.

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View our Energy Efficiency Education video at home with your children and have them take this survey to see how much they learned. 

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Testimonials

"I love the program. I think it is very educational and was interesting to my child. He was very excited to share."
- Parent, Crestwood Elementary School, Meridian

"The program is very informative. It teaches the students how to effectively save energy and it is very helpful to parents."
- Teacher, Pass Road Elementary School, Gulfport

"Great way to teach the students the value of saving energy."
- Parent, Pass Road Elementary School, Gulfport

"My daughter came home talking all about energy. It was great!"
- Parent, Pass Road Elementary School, Gulfport

"I think the students really learn a lot and are excited to share their new knowledge with their families. It's fantastic!!"
- Teacher, Enterprise Elementary School, Enterprise

"My son loved the insight about energy efficiency. Thank you very much!"
- Parent, Our Lady of Fatima, Biloxi

"I love how informative and easy this kit was to use. Great idea!"
- Parent, Seminary Elementary School, Seminary

"A good learning tool for students and parents."
- Parent, Seminary Elementary School, Seminary

Energy Efficiency Education Program Hall of Fame

$1,000 School Inductees
For earning $1,000
in mini-grants
500 Club Inductees
For teaching 500+ students
ways to save energy
1,000 Club Inductees
For teaching 1,000+ students
ways to save energy
Crestwood Elementary School,
Meridian
Forest Elementary School,
Forest
Trent Lott Academy,
Pascagoula
Earl Travillion Attendance Center,
Hattiesburg
Harper McCaughan Elementary School,
Long Beach
 
Forest Elementary School,
Forest
Jeff Davis Elementary School,
Biloxi
 
Hawkins Elementary School,
Hattiesburg
Newton County Elementary School,
Decatur
 
Jeff Davis Elementary School,
Biloxi
Popps Ferry Elementary School,
Biloxi
 
Lamar Christian School,
Purvis
   
Lyman Elementary School,
Lyman
   
Nativity B.V.M. School,
Biloxi
   
Newton County Elementary School,
Decatur
   
Oak Park Elementary School,
Laurel
   
Our Lady of Fatima, Biloxi 
Pineville Elementary School,
Pass Christian
 
Sacred Heart Elementary School,
Hattiesburg
   
St. Alphonsus Elementary School,
Ocean Springs
 
St. James Elementary School,
Gulfport