The National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) is considered by the Italian law (art. 1 comma 2, D.M. 177 del 10/7/2000) a qualified subject for the training and education of school staff, just like University, IRRSAE and C.U. (Consorzi Universitari and interuniversitari)
The National Laboratory of Frascati (INFN-LNF) organizes refresher courses for high school teachers from all over Italy, aimed to:
- promote Modern Physics teaching in high school;
- encourage the teachers to keep up with the developments of physics;
- increase the exchange of knowledge and experiences between teachers and researchers.
Our courses are recognized by the Ministry and allow an exemption from school teaching.