Wind Basics and Education
Learn about wind power, the Wind for Schools project and curricula, and locate higher education and training programs.
Learn about how wind energy generates power; where the best wind resources are; how you can get wind power; and how and where wind energy has increased over the past decade.
Learn more about Wind Powering America's Wind for Schools project, which works to promote wind industry workforce development by focusing on K-12 and university educators and students to counter the trend of reduced numbers of U.S. students entering science and engineering fields. The project also raises awareness in rural America about the benefits of wind energy through wind energy curricula and on-site wind energy projects.
Learn about the competition that is engaging students from various engineering and business programs to provide them with real-world project experience as they prepare to enter the workforce.
Find locations of installed and planned school wind energy projects in the United States for K-12, community colleges, universities, and more.
Find higher education and continuing education wind programs or training.
Find links to curricula, tutorials, and teaching materials.
Find publications, news, and websites with information about schools and wind education.
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