Experience astronomy through the ages at the Royal Astronomical Society and Royal Observatory Greenwich (London), before visiting the ancient archaeo-astronomical site of Stonehenge, and ending with the modern-day use of space missions and robotic telescopes at Cardiff University. This workshop is filled with exciting topics that are designed to open the imagination of teachers and subsequently their students. Generate inquiring minds as you Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate and Evaluate - with current examples of the scientific method in the hands of your students. Embark on this unique global effort to empower teachers, and become a part of a worldwide network dedicated to the effective use and transfer of open astronomy education tools and resources into classroom science curricula.
The course fee for Erasmus+ applicants is 70€/day. The summer school fee covers:
- All materials needed for the course
- Tuition fee for lectures, seminars and workshops
- Travel from London to Cardiff (via Stonehenge)
The programme will be available in May 2017.
London and Cardiff (United Kingdom)