4th EARSeL Workshop on Remote Sensing in Education and Training

Event Type: 
Conferences and Workshops
When: 
4 June 2013
Where: 
Matera, Italy

Presentations are invited on the current use of earth observation as a support tool for education, training, and capacity building with emphasis on the following topics:

  • Earth observation for kids
  • Earth observation and its associated use to support science education at schools and universities
  • Environmental science as a tool in cooperative learning and teaching, in enquiry-based learning, and in other educational practices for tomorrow's schools
  • Earth observation and its use as educational support in areas like biology, chemistry, geography, physics, and mathematics curricula in the classroom but also in continuous individual learning
  • Training activities in GMES, with a focus on environment, climate change and natural disasters, in GEOSS, and other international programmes
  • Earth observation and its use for public outreach of Environmental Sciences and Global Change