Educational Partnerships

We value the organizations that partner with us to provide world-class opportunities to teachers, students and the community. All of our education partners are listed below. For more information on each partner, please click on the link that will direct you to their website. 

If you are interested in partnering with NETL in providing STEM resources to teachers, students and the community, please contact the director of the NETL K-12 STEM Education Program.


Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh (SSP)

Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh (SACP)

Carnegie Science Center

  • Energy Challenge - Since its installation in 2010 NETL’s Energy Challenge has been one of the most popular stops at Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Science Center.  Players of all ages enjoy the energy quiz game designed to educate visitors about the importance of energy in our daily lives, how energy works, and how we can conserve and reduce our energy use.



Ken Mechling
Acting K-12 STEM Manager US DOE/NETL
Office of S&T Career Management
PO Box 10940
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Office: 412-386-7249