Lifelong Learning for Teachers
From the lab
to your classroom
As ICFO, we collaborate with the program “Professors i ciència” from the “Fundació Catalunya la Pedrera”. We have offered several training courses addressed to high school teachers. In these courses we expect to bring the physics of light to teachers by means of explanations and experimental activities, that can be addressed later on in their classroom.
The program “Professors i ciència” aims at improving the continuing education of science high school teachers of Catalonia, helping them to transmit this knowlege effectively in their classrooms in order to motivate and encourage students to become scientists.
Hands on activities customized for target audiences ICFO creates workshops around different STEM topics underlying photonics for different age groups. These hands on activities enable participants to learn about photonics in fun ways. They vary in content and format...read more
A scientific meeting point for young students ICFO opens its door to interested people, who can visit ICFO's facilities. Visitors will discover the latest advances in the field of photonics developed at ICFO, they will acquire interesting information about the physics...read more