Teacher Training Opportunity: Goldstone Apple Valley Radio Telescope Program (Grades K-12)

(Oct. 25-29; Apple Valley, Calif.)

The Goldstone Apple Valley Radio Telescope (GAVRT) Program uses radio astronomy to provide real science experience to students and teach them that science is an ongoing process. Using classroom computers, students take control of a 34-meter, 500-ton, 9-story-tall radio telescope located at NASA’s Deep Space Network at Goldstone, Calif.

Interested teachers must attend a five-day training class. Classes will take place in Apple Valley, Calif. Upcoming classes: Oct. 25-29. The cost of the class is $745. Register, via: http://www.lewiscenter.org/gavrt/opportunities.php

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