Founded in 2003, Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies began the sale of miniature fuel cells to demonstrate the technology to schools and students around the world, meanwhile investing into R&D of more advanced products and industrial applications. In 2013, Horizon Educational Group was formed as an independent division dedicated to the deployment of a complete range of educational solutions.
Horizon Educational develop, produce and distribute hands-on teaching material and didactic equipment as well as online curriculums and educational programs. With distributors in over 80 countries, the STEM kits and technical training equipment have an international reputation for quality, educational content and award-winning design.
The free online quality content consists of an extensive e-book, readymade STEM lesson plans, quizzes, scaffolding material, videos and collaborative forums. The content is developed together with clean energy experts from industry and specialized science educators. The structure is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Common Core and Energy Literacy Principles.
The hands-on STEM kits cover technologies such as solar photovoltaics, wind power, thermal power, saltwater batteries, super capacitors, electrolyzers, hydrogen fuel cells, bio-energy etc. while the vocational and engineering products cover more technical learnings, for example in the field of fuel cell and battery hybrid automotive systems or solar photovoltaics systems.
Horizon Educational is dedicated to providing fun and meaningful learning experiences through adapting innovative technologies into classrooms while maintaining robust academic standards. Since we are passionate about sustainability we will always put the learning experience in the context of how to solve the big challenges of the 21st century.