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Education

From Web sites to lab-sponsored activities and contact information, there is a wealth of resources to further your educational efforts. Check out the listings below, and contact us if you have any suggestions for additional information we should include on this page.

Education sites from the world's particle physics laboratories

ANL
Argonne, Illinois, USA
Division of Educational Programs

Brookhaven National Laboratory
Upton, New York, USA
Educational Programs

CERN
Geneva, Switzerland
CERN Education Website
CERNland

Laboratory for Elementary-Particle Physics at Cornell University
Cornell, New York, USA
Education and Outreach at LEPP

LNGS
67010 Assergi L'Aquila
LNGS Education

DESY – Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron
Hamburg, Germany
Angebote für Schüler und Lehrer (English version)

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Batavia, IL USA
Education Office

IHEP Beijing
Shijingshan District, Beijing
IHEP Education Introduction

IN2P3 France
Physique subatomique pour tous - Au lycée

INFN-Laboratori Nazionali de Frascati
Frascati, Italy
For students
For physics teachers
For the general public
Scienza per Tutti

JINR
Dubna, Russia
JINR Education

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, California, USA
Center for Science and Engineering Education

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Stanford, California, USA
Public Events
Education

Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Newport News Virginia, USA
Science Education

TRIUMF
Vancouver, Canada
Students and Teachers

Science and Technology Facilities Council
United Kingdom
Particle Physics UK


Particle physics education sites

Contemporary Physics Education Project
Charts, posters, websites and other materials

QuarksUnbound
An introduction to the questions particle physics seeks to answer

U.S. Particle Accelerator School
Offers university-style credit courses and promotes the development and publication of advanced technology textbooks; hold joint programs with sister schools in Europe, Japan and Russia.

The Particle Adventure
Interactive tour of HEP available in 11 languages

Physics 2000
An interactive journey through modern physics; from the University of Colorado.

Structure of Matter
Produced by the media arm of the Nobel Prize

Particle Physics UK
With information for teachers, students and the general public.

QuarkNet
Particle physics education program in the U.S. that provides professional development and on-going support for physics teachers as well as on-line activities and datasets designed to allow high-school students to investigate introductory physics through the lens of particle physics.

Resources from the American Physical Society Forum on Education
Includes links to physics societies, curriculum materials and online journals

European Physical Society Education Division
Includes links to awards, events calendars and news