MTEMC provides a number of programs about electrical safety and the many uses of electricity.
These are available to audiences of all ages and can be scheduled for almost any time.
Electrical Safety and Awareness
This 30-minute program is an introduction to electricity and its safe use. Various films or videos are shown that are appropriate for all age groups. Includes powerline demonstration for ages eight and up.
Energy and the Environment
This 45-minute program outlines the various methods of producing energy and the impact of each on the environment. Special emphasis is placed on the greenhouse effect and the rain forests. For ages 10 and up.
Electric Generation, Transmission and Distribution
This 30-minute program covers energy production methods in the Tennessee Valley and details the path of electricity from raw material to the end user. The presentation can be tailored for ages 10 and up.
This 50-minute program examines the movement of electrons, circuits, grounding and more. The differences between static and current electricity are studied. Group participation in an electrostatic generator demonstration is optional. Suggested for ages 10 and up.
Educational Touring Theatre (ETT)
This 45-minute interactive presentation is a curriculum-based, professional touring theatre. ETT specializes in presenting theatre programs that are designed to both educate and entertain. Two programs are offered through MTEMC.
- "Giants of Electrical Science" educates the youth on electricity while determining who was the greatest electrical scientist of all time.
- "The Energy Detective" explores alternative energy sources and promotes energy efficiency.\
For additional information, please visit www.edtheatre.com. Suggested for ages 7 and up.