June 19 2019
On Site: Full-Day Astronomy Workshop in Montreal
presented during the Canadian Astronomical Society annual conference
We are pleased to be partnering with the Canadian Astronomical Society (CASCA) again, to provide a full-day astronomy workshop for teachers and informal educators during the CASCA 2019 annual conference. Following past years in Winnipeg, Edmonton, and Victoria, this year’s workshop will be in Montreal! This workshop is not offered online.
NOTE: This workshop will be presented primarily in French. Some presentations will be in English and bilingual presenters will be available to answer questions. Email communications will be in French.
The workshop will include:
- short talks by scientists about current research (exoplanets, black holes, Canadian contributions…)
- activities and resources to use with groups;
- time for questions and discussion with astronomy researchers and education specialists; and
- a chance to be part of this annual science conference.
Who? Open to secondary and CEGEP teachers, education professionals such as educational consultants, as well as informal science educators.
How much? It’s free! Lunch and refreshments are included.
When? Wednesday, June 19, 2019, approximately from 9am to 4pm (Full schedule TBC.)
Where? Centre Mont-Royal 2200 rue Mansfield, Montreal (room TBC)
Note: This workshop is offered in person in Montreal.
Register now! Places are limited.
Image credit: Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope / Coelum