Offers for teaching and learning

GFZ offers a wide varity of events and activities for teaching and learning for different age groups. Furthermore, students and teachers find several materials that can be used for the (geo)scientific ecucation.

Supplementary material for education

Here you find figures, pictures, and texts for the (geo)scientific education, specially compiled for teaching.

Autumn School System Earth

Since 2002 GFZ annually hosts the "Autumn School System Earth", a training for teachers with changing topics. The Autumn Scool is organized in cooperation with the German Meteorological Society (DMG).
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Groups of children from pre- or primary school can visit the GFZ GeoWunderWerkstatt for a project day. Here we offer a varied programme with experiments, games and presentations from the field of (geo)science.
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GFZ School Laboratory

The offers of GFZ School Laboratory direct to classes on higher secundary level (Sekundarstufe II.), with advanced knowledge in fields like Geography, Physics, Mathematics, or Informatics. Courses are offered on topics like Earth's gravity field, Earth's magnetic field, Geodynamics, and Geoinformatics.
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Student internships for school pupils

Interested in doing an internship at GFZ? We offer limited capacities of student internships. Duration complies with the wishes and requirements of the student.
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For short term informative meetings please contact our visitor service>>


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Dipl.-Geow. Manuela Lange
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