Teacher training

SRP provides workshops and comprehensive in-service programs for Arizona educators. Our goal is to equip educators with key insights and proven classroom resources related to the water and energy industries. Educators who participate in our programs will be expertly prepared to teach students about water, electricity and renewable energy technologies.

All of SRP's in-service programs and supporting materials are available free of charge. Can't find something you need? Call (602) 236-2484, or send an email to educate@srpnet.com.

Upcoming training

All workshops are held at the SRP PERA Club Document is a PDF, 1 E. Continental Drive, Tempe (Get directions). Classes are held in Big Horn Terrace from 8 a.m. – noon, with check-in starting at 7:30 a.m., unless otherwise noted.

Downloadable lesson plans and other classroom materials for use in the classroom after training is complete are available.

Summer workshops

We are pleased to offer three multi-day workshops this June for educators covering a variety of STEM related topics. Teams of teachers are encouraged to apply. Registration is limited for each workshop and not all applicants will be accepted.

Educator summit for grades 4 - 8: How will the environment, energy, engineering, and education shape our future?

Dates: June 6 - 9, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Description: This four-day workshop focuses on how to incorporate energy and water concepts into your classroom curriculum. The workshop is open to educator in all fields teaching within SRP service areas and includes a daily $50 stipend. Teams are encouraged to apply.

The application period is closed and submissions are being reviewed. All applicants will be notified by April 21.

ASU Summer Institute for K-8 educators: Teaching inquiry based STEM science

Dates: June 12 - 15, 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Description: ASU and SRP have partnered to offer a workshop providing practical techniques for inquiry based STEM science teaching. It is available to educators within SRP service areas and includes a daily $50 stipend.

The application period is closed and submissions are being reviewed. All applicants will be notified by April 21.

Arizona Project WET & SRP STEM Academy: Water Solutions: Past, Present, Future

Dates: June 19 - 23, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Description:A week-long workshop that dives deep into water management and includes a trip to SRP's water quality testing lab. Workshop includes a $250 stipend.
Application deadline: April 24, 2017
To apply, visit the Arizona Project WET site.