Commission C1 WG Network for Astronomy School Education (NASE)


The main objective of NASE is to educate new generations of teachers and re-educate the current ones. NASE works with university professors in order to train future teachers and cooperates with the departments of education in order to train experienced primary and secondary school teachers. NASE created a basic course for training teachers aiming at:

  • teaching astronomy to teachers
  • teaching teachers how to teach astronomy.

At the same time, NASE works with university professors to introduce them to new methods of teaching astronomy.

In the past period 2012-2015, NASE performed 48 courses in almost all the continents, and since the creation in 2010, 70 courses were developed. Division C Commission C1 WG Network for Astronomy School Education map


Working Group Members (31)


Commission C1 Astronomy Education and Development

Rosa M. Ros

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Applied Mathematics IV
Jordi Girona, 1-3
Campus Nord Mod C3 UPC
08034 Barcelona

Phone: +34 93 413 4120
Fax: +34 93 413 7007
Email 1: rosamariaros27gmailcom
Email 2: rosma4upcedu
Organization website:

NCA adherence: Spain

Last updated:
May 30, 2018

Beatriz Elena Garcia

Instituto de Tecnologías en Detección y Astropartículas (ITeDA), CNEA-CONICET-UNSAM
ITeDA Mendoza
Azopardo 313
Godoy Cruz
Mendoza 5501

Phone: +54 261 435 1424
Email 1: beatrizgarciaitedacneagovar
Email 2: beatrizgarciautngmailcom
Personal website:
Organization website:

NCA adherence: Argentina

Last updated:
November 30, 2018

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