School Programs

Youth Energy Summit

This training program prepares students to facilitate hands-on energy activities while learning leadership, presentation and teamwork skills. These student leaders are prepared to conduct Energy Workshops, Energy Fairs, or School Programs.

View Dates for 2011-12 Youth Energy Summits


Energy Workshops and Fairs

Energy Workshop-Up to 12 students with their teacher

Energy Fair-Up to 30 students with their teacher

These day long programs for grades 4-7 provide a variety of hands-on activities about the sources and transformations of energy, energy efficiency and heat, light and sound. Students are challenged to be the energy leaders of their school by facilitating activities back in their classroom.

View Dates for 2011-12 Energy Workshops and Energy Fairs


NEW in 2012-T-Shirt Logo Contest

OEP is conducting a t-shirt logo contest.  The winning design will be printed on OEP’s program t-shirts for the 2012-13 school year.  Click below for all the t-shirt contest guidelines.  Questions?  Email Shauni Nix.

 T Shirt Logo Contest Guidelines

Youth Energy Celebration-Ohio State University Ohio Union

Celebrating schools’ accomplishments is the goal of this annual event. Every participating school is recognized for excellence in energy education.  Energy Portfolios are due to the OEP office on April 16.

2012 Goal Page and Entry Form

 2012 Energy Portfolio Guidelines

Sample Portfolio Goal Pages



Bookmark Contest

Due to funding cuts at the state level, the Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel is no longer able to sponsor the bookmark contest during the 2011-2012 school year.  For other opportunities for students, check out OEP’s t-shirt logo contest.