June 10–21, 2019
• UTSA Main Campus • McDonald Observatory • Scobee Planetarium • Witte Museum
This program offers current and future educators opportunities to deeply engage with modern astronomy, a science that captures the imagination and serves as a gateway to STEM learning. Topics and classroom activities that participants will explore include our solar system, stars, galaxies, dark matter, exo-planets, optics, and the future of astronomy. The academy includes a 3-day workshop adventure under the dark skies of the UT McDonald Observatory near Fort Davis, TX, as well as field trips to local institutions.
Space is limited to a maximum of 20 participants
Application Deadline: April 15, 2019