Fueling Our Future: K-12 Educator Conference

Please join Facing the Future and other educators from the Pacific Northwest this summer for an interdisciplinary exploration of sustainable energy use! Sign up today — spaces limited.WHEN: Wednesday, July 29th | 9 am to 5 pm

WHERE: The Impact HUB | 220 2nd Avenue S #106 Seattle, WA 98104

WHO: Educators who work with students from grades 3 to 12

COST: $30 includes lunch and Fueling Our Future curriculum unit (grades 3-5, 6-8, or 9-12)

CLOCK HOURS: 6 clock hours available for an additional $20

HOSTED BY: Facing the Future, an independent program of Western Washington University
PROGRAM:  Over the course of the day, we will define energy literacy, consider the social, economic, and environmental impacts of different energy sources, learn about the development of aviation biofuels in the Pacific Northwest, and hear from experts in this field.

Participants will gain hands-on experience using lessons from Fueling Our Future: Exploring Sustainable Energy Use* and will each receive a copy of the interdisciplinary teacher’s guide: elementary (grades 3-5), middle and high school versions available.

We’ll wrap up the conference with an expert panel and interactive Q & A at 3 pm and a networking Happy Hour from 4-5pm!


Complete the quick survey on the above link and submit the form (step one). A confirmation page will pop up with a link to our website where you can pay for the conference fee of $30 (step two). NOTE: If you do not have a Facing the Future account, you will need to create one—it only takes a moment!

All the best,
The Facing the Future Crew


*This work, as part of the Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA), was supported by the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30416 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

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