Solar Schoolhouse Summer Camp
All Grades

Principal Bulletin Informational

The Energy Education & Technology Center at SMUD will sponsor five (5) teachers to attend the Solar Schoolhouse Summer Institute for Educators which is scheduled for July 24-29 in Sebastopol, CA. Teachers will learn everything solar from the geometry of the sun to hand making solar modules and a variety of solar powered devices. There are many make and take activities, lesson plan designing sessions and tours of local sustainable businesses.

SMUD will pay for tuition and lodging for teachers accepted into the Institute. CSUS professional education development units are not included.

To be eligible, you must have a full time position in a classroom or in an education facility in Sacramento County. Please visit for more information. Please cc Suzette Bienvenue ( in any emails to the Solar Schoolhouse director, Tor Allen, to let her know that you have applied for the program.