Apr 10

15th EAAE-IAU Astronomy Summer School September 13rd - 17th 2010 in Cadiz (Spain)


  • European Association for Astronomy Education (EAAE)
  • International Astronomical Union (IAU)
  • Spanish Distance Learning University (UNED)

The Summer School is not aimed at experts.

The preliminary theme of this Summer School is " Teaching Astronomy at the beginning of the 21st century".

The aim of the organisers is to promote very active participation and the exchange of ideas.

General Lectures will be presented by EAAE and IAU members.

Workshops will be held in two groups (each 30 participants).

The objective of WS is to offer teachers very practical and didactic presentations presented by EAAE and IAU members.

Observation sessions can be held during the Summer School depending on the weather.

The goal is to introduce the participants to all types of astronomical observations.

The course will offer participants special visit to the Royal Astronomy Observatory of San Fernando - Cadiz.

The language of the Summer School is Spanish.

Summer School chair: Amalia Williart (member of UNED and EAAE) and chair Rosa M. Ros (Member EAAE and IAU)

e-mail: awilliart@ccia.uned.es


This Summer School is a COMENIUS course. The title is "Basic astronomy for everybody" and the code is ES 2010-260-001.

Pre-registration form.

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