Updates for students and educators

Five schools on a virtual visit to CERN and IceCube

23 Oct 2014 – The ATLAS and CMS experiments, together with the IceCube Experiment in the South Pole, hosted a virtual visit for high-school students

A cross-border colloquium for budding scientists

14 Oct 2014 – Some 175 pupils from the Pays de Gex and the Canton of Geneva took part in a colloquium entitled "La science en partage” (‘shared science’)

Apply for 2015 Latin-American School of High-Energy Physics

10 Oct 2014 – Applications to the 2015 school, which will be held in Ibarra, Ecuador, are open until 14 November

Challenge-Based Innovation course welcomes new students

25 Sep 2014 – Masters students have just six months to turn CERN detector technology into useful innovations, from wearable sensors to exoskeletons for the elderly

Algerian scientists visit CERN

23 Sep 2014 – Twelve professors and students from the Constantine region of Algeria visited CERN as part of their prize for the Cirta-Science competition

Physics training in Senegal

23 Sep 2014 – The third biennial African School of Fundamental Physics and its Applications (ASP) took place in Dakar, Senegal, on 3-23 August

A wealth of data for Beamline for schools

16 Sep 2014 – After a week of shifts on the T9 beamline, two teams of high-school students are ready to analyse data from their CERN experiment

Innovative projects at the CERN Summer Student Webfest

5 Aug 2014 – From apps for terrain elevation to online privacy, participants at the CERN Webfest 2014 tackled a host of issues

Inspiring science education in the Middle East

23 Jul 2014 – Teachers from the Middle East are working together at CERN’s High School Teachers Training Programme to produce lessons about SESAME

CERN Education: Prepare, Visit, Follow up

16 Jul 2014 – The CERN Education group offers help and resources to prepare your students for a trip to CERN

International masterclasses in the LHC era

15 Jul 2014 – Each year in spring the International Particle Physics Outreach Group organizes the International Masterclasses

The mystery box show

10 Jul 2014 – 300 pupils aged 9 to 12 organised a knowledge exchange workshop based on the “Be a Physicist” project.

High school students launch CERN tech into space

9 Jul 2014 – Students in the UK have launched LUCID - a cosmic-ray detector incorporating parts developed at CERN - into space

Intel ISEF Special Award winners visit CERN

4 Jul 2014 – CERN hosts the special award winners of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) 2014

Google Science Fair winner visits CERN

23 Jun 2014 – Grand-prize winner Eric Chen visited the laboratory last week

High school exam features CERN, the LHC and the Higgs boson

17 Jun 2014 – Today all over France, students answered questions about CERN in their science exams as part of the Baccalauréat Général

Ask me anything! CERN researchers on Reddit

11 Jun 2014 – Yesterday CERN scientists took to Reddit to answer questions about life and work at CERN. Here are some highlights

Beam line for schools competition winners announced

6 Jun 2014 – The two student teams – from Greece and the Netherlands – will carry out experiments at CERN in September. Watch videos from their winning proposals

Playing with protons in primary

7 Apr 2014 – For some Greek students, the journey to the world of particle physics starts at the primary school

School teams get one step closer to the CERN beam line

4 Apr 2014 – With nearly 300 teams submitting proposals for the CERN “beam line for schools” competition, which one will win?

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