Teaching clean energy with the power of wind

KidWind offers teachers resources to help kids understand clean energy

By Bethany Brookshire, 15:37 PM April 15, 2014

BOSTON – On a breezy Friday afternoon, some teachers at the annual National Science Teachers Association meeting found themselves sitting before a pile of what looked like junk. Each seat had a plastic bag containing a seemingly random assortment of items. A pie tin, a plastic cup, dowels of various sizes, a cork, string, index cards and pieces of foam. Though the venue was cool, large box fans were placed strategically around the room.

When the room was full, Michael Arquin bounded to the fro...

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