Intercounty Electric Cooperative and Sho-Me Power are joining forces to support local educators and allow them to earn professional development credits for the “Energy in Today’s Classroom” course each year, in Missouri. This year’s "Energy in Today's Classroom" will take place on August 1-2, 2023 At the Courtyard by Marriott in Jefferson City, Missouri.  Click Here to view Brochure.  

Instructors who are actively teaching middle or high school science, agricultural science or building trades in IECA's service territory are eligible to apply for the scholarship. One applicant will be chosen. The scholarship will cover all expenses including tuition, meals, mileage, instructional material and lodging.

The emphasis of the course’s content will be energy. Learn from industry experts and earn professional development credits.  Energize your classrooms with exciting topics and free educational tools.

Course content will include:

  • Energy basics
  • Power generation and transmission
  • Energy efficiency
  • Energy sources
  • Economics and energy production
  • Description of instructional materials
  • Tour of power generation station
2023 Teacher Course