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District Links Learning with Sustainability and Energy Education: The Tempe Union High School District in Ariz...

Tempe Union High School District (TUHSD) and Chevron Energy Solutions announced the launch of a cross-curricular science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and sustainability program designed to give students a greater understanding of today's energy and environmental issues. As part of this program, students at each campus will be able to access living laboratories at campuses across the district, where they can conduct tests of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. Each living laboratory contains data collection devices, such as meters, data loggers and network controllers that transmit operational and environmental data to a Web-based telemetry system, bringing real-world relevance to students. Each living laboratory will also integrate with a Web-based dashboard, supporting new cross-curricular lesson planning and curriculum development. Real data,...

Full article: http://www.edcmag.com/articles/94685-district-links-learn...

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