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This page contains multimedia resources including: videos, games and activities from Education and Workforce Development in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Webinars

Energy 101 Dialogue Series
The Department of Energy's Energy 101 Initiative launched a series of Dialogues for engaging higher education institutions in energy. Check out the Energy 101 initiative and how higher education institutions are implementing energy threads, degrees and courses across the country.

Energy Is Everywhere!
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and two of its Federal partners, the U.S. Departments of Energy and Education, launched this series of webinars entitled, “Energy Is Everywhere!” The series is focused on engaging low-income and public housing communities across the U.S. about energy. This 8-webinar series was launched on October 30, 2014. Visit the webinar page to register for the next webinar in January 2015.

Games

Energy Elf
The Power Gobblin'—a giant blue monster with pulsing antennae and a long blue snout—pounces on homes in a city. After he latches onto them, he sucks the energy out of the homes, causing their energy to flicker. The Energy Elf, a young boy in orange and brown clothing, with large ears and a lightning-bolt shaped haircut, needs your help to save his house from the Power Gobblin'! You must have Adobe Flash to play this game. (Text-Only Version)

Videos

Energy Literacy Video Series
This series highlights each of the 7 essential priniciples of energy, as explained in the Energy Literacy Framework. If you are a teacher looking to bring key energy principles into the classroom, check out the accompanying lesson plan to help guide discussion with your students. The first four videos are available now, and the remaining three videos will be released by summer 2015.

Check out the Education and Workforce Development Video Gallery below...
Find past webinars, highlights from student competitions, and much more!