Discover the Universe, a Canada-based training programme, is offering a free online astronomy workshop for French speaking teachers worldwide. The workshop, based on the already-popular workshops offered in Canada since 2011, will span three weeks from 9 to 27 November 2015 and will cover many of the topics in a general introduction to space and astronomy: the night sky, constellations, motions of the Earth, phases of the Moon and more.

The workshop is funded by Office of Astronomy Development from the International Astronomical Union. For more information and to register (for free), visit:, the French website, or for the equivalent in English.