EducationEducation is one of the fundamental missions of CERN. As a center of technical and scientific excellency, the Laboratory offers various education and outreach programmes covering all ages from high-school students to university students and high-school teachers.

  • CERN Teachers Programme: national and international professional development programmes for high-school teachers to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in particle physics and related areas, and experience a dynamic, international research environment.
  • Beamline for Schools (BL4S): this competition invites teams of high-school students to propose a scientific experiment that they want to perform. 
  • The CERN-Solvay Education Programme offer online videos, online courses and summer camps at CERN.
  • CERN Science Gateway will offer educational opportunities in addition to guided tours: exhiibions, education labs, science shows, films etc - opening end of 2023.

Find all educational offers on our dedicated website

Past events

Contact person

François Briard

François BRIARD

Head of Visitors and Events Operations Service
Contact for Belgian teachers and students programme

Phone: +41 22 767 28 35