Applications open for new e-Technology Lab primary teacher workshops


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Key school lecturers from ESA Members States, Canada and Slovenia are invited to apply to technological innovation and robotics coaching workshops to be shipped by the ESA Schooling Office at the e-technological innovation lab in the ESA Schooling Education Centre, positioned in Belgium, in April, Might and June 2020.

The three technological innovation and robotics workshops for main school lecturers will take spot respectively on 27-28 April, 25-26 Might and 18-19 June 2020. Intrigued lecturers can chose to apply to a person of the three workshops only.

The range of readily available spots is constrained, so apply now so as not to pass up this chance!

Lecturers screening the acidity of a liquid sample observed on the surface area of Mars.

What to expect. The e-technological innovation lab workshops make use of a range of academic technological innovation equipment (which include but not constrained to LEGO education, Raspberry Pi and Arduino) in just the context of house to permit collaborating lecturers to engage and inspire their pupils in STEM topics. Lecturers will also study how they can make use of these academic equipment to participate in ESA classroom assignments with their pupils. Selected lecturers will receive even more information on the material of the workshop that will be shipped.

Who can apply?
The workshops are open up to main school lecturers of STEM-associated topics residing and doing work in just any ESA Member State. Lecturers from Slovenia and Canada could also apply, due to unique agreements with ESA. Priority will be given to lecturers who have never attended any ESA e-Technological innovation Lab workshop before.

How and when to apply
Lecturers wishing to participate must fill in the appropriate software type.

The deadlines to submit applications are:

  • nine March 2020 for the workshop taking spot on 27-28 April 2020. Candidates will be notified on 13 March 2020, whether or not profitable or not.

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  • 23 March 2020 for the workshop taking spot on 25-26 Might 2020
    Candidates will be notified on 27 March 2020, whether or not profitable or not.

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  • 15 April 2020 for the workshop taking spot on 18-19 June 2020
    Candidates will be notified on 21 April 2020, whether or not profitable or not.

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Be aware: ESA reserves the suitable to close the software window previously than the given deadline if a enough range of excellent applications are gained. In this sort of situation, an announcement will be posted on the ESA Schooling Fb web page.

Key College Lecturers programming Astro Pi

Workshop particulars

The workshops will take spot at the ESA Schooling Education Centre at ESEC-Galaxia, positioned in Transinne, Belgium. Even more sensible particulars will be communicated instantly to the chosen lecturers.    

The doing work language of the workshop will be English. 

Attendance to the complete workshop is necessary

Sponsorship and expenditures
Selected lecturers must arrange their travel from their departure level in an ESA Member or Affiliate State to the locale of the coaching training course, and back to their primary departure level. Journey charges will be covered by ESA up to a highest of 200€ per trainer. These charges will be reimbursed to the teacher’s lender account following the occasion, on supply of legitimate, primary receipts.

For the period of the workshop, accommodation, catering, and nearby transportation will be organised, booked, and paid for by ESA’s Schooling Office. Lecturers will be sharing resort rooms.

Lecturers are liable for their possess arrangements for passports, visas, and any supplemental insurance policies demanded.

If you have any concerns, make sure you email