Applications open for new e-Technology Lab primary teacher workshops


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Main school lecturers from ESA Users States, Canada and Slovenia are invited to utilize to technological know-how and robotics education workshops to be sent by the ESA Instruction Workplace at the e-technological know-how lab in the ESA Instruction Teaching Centre, positioned in Belgium, in April, May and June 2020.

The 3 technological know-how and robotics workshops for principal school lecturers will consider put respectively on 27-28 April, twenty five-26 May and eighteen-19 June 2020. Fascinated lecturers can chose to utilize to one particular of the 3 workshops only.

The amount of out there sites is minimal, so utilize now so as not to overlook this opportunity!

Teachers testing the acidity of a liquid sample found on the surface of Mars.

What to expect. The e-technological know-how lab workshops make use of a vary of academic technological know-how equipment (like but not minimal to LEGO instruction, Raspberry Pi and Arduino) in the context of house to enable collaborating lecturers to interact and encourage their pupils in STEM topics. Teachers will also study how they can make use of these academic equipment to take part in ESA classroom tasks with their pupils. Chosen lecturers will get further more information on the written content of the workshop that will be sent.

Who can utilize?
The workshops are open up to principal school lecturers of STEM-similar topics residing and working in any ESA Member State. Teachers from Slovenia and Canada may well also utilize, owing to specific agreements with ESA. Priority will be specified to lecturers who have under no circumstances attended any ESA e-Technological innovation Lab workshop right before.

How and when to utilize
Teachers wishing to take part should really fill in the relevant software form.

The deadlines to post applications are:

  • 9 March 2020 for the workshop taking put on 27-28 April 2020. Candidates will be notified on 13 March 2020, irrespective of whether prosperous or not.

Click below for the software form.

  • 23 March 2020 for the workshop taking put on twenty five-26 May 2020
    Candidates will be notified on 27 March 2020, irrespective of whether prosperous or not.

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  • fifteen April 2020 for the workshop taking put on eighteen-19 June 2020
    Candidates will be notified on 21 April 2020, irrespective of whether prosperous or not.

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Observe: ESA reserves the suitable to close the software window before than the specified deadline if a enough amount of top quality applications are received. In this sort of circumstance, an announcement will be posted on the ESA Instruction Facebook website page.

Main College Teachers programming Astro Pi

Workshop details

The workshops will consider put at the ESA Instruction Teaching Centre at ESEC-Galaxia, positioned in Transinne, Belgium. Additional simple details will be communicated instantly to the chosen lecturers.    

The working language of the workshop will be English. 

Attendance to the entire workshop is necessary

Sponsorship and prices
Chosen lecturers should really arrange their travel from their departure issue in an ESA Member or Affiliate State to the place of the education training course, and back again to their original departure issue. Journey expenses will be protected by ESA up to a optimum of 200€ per instructor. These expenses will be reimbursed to the teacher’s bank account right after the celebration, on shipping and delivery of valid, original receipts.

For the period of the workshop, accommodation, catering, and local transportation will be organised, booked, and paid for by ESA’s Instruction Workplace. Teachers will be sharing resort rooms.

Teachers are responsible for their individual preparations for passports, visas, and any added insurance policy demanded.

If you have any queries, be sure to email [email protected]