In Microcosm, CERN's science centre

3-day Programme "PhT@CERN"

This programme consists of lectures and guided tours during a three day conference from Thursday to Sunday, organised and presented in English. It is designed to provide an overview about contemporary particle physics and give a valuable experience for physics teachers. Participation is open to applications from all CERN member states.

The next session will take place in Spring 2013 and an announcement will be posted both here and on the Education welcome page.

How to apply

Applications should be addressed to and should contain the following information:

Date of birth
Email address
Country where you teach
Subjects that you teach (including indication of age of students)
School name and address (including phone and fax numbers)
Short CV (not more than 300 words)
A brief statement why you think you would benefit from this programme
How you heard about this programme, e.g. from this web page, newsletter, etc.

Applicants will receive an acknowledgement of their application within 3 days. Selected participants will be offered the conference fee and the on-site accommodation (single or double room with WC in the CERN Hotel) for the three nights of the conference. They will be expected to pay for their meals and travel costs.