Astronomy Teaching & Public Engagement: Sharing Best Practices
Nov. 18-20, 2021

Astro 101 instructors, K-12 educators, scientists, science communicators, and public engagement professionals in astronomy, planetary science (and related fields) are invited to participate in this virtual meeting. There will be plenary talks, panels, oral and poster papers.

Program strands for ASP2021 will include:

  • Teaching Introductory Astronomy – What are We Doing Now?
  • Engaging Astronomy Learners Using Smart Phones, Tablets, etc.
  • Doing Public Engagement in Informal Settings
  • Communicating Science Using Social & Traditional Media
  • Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Access & Social Justice
  • Preserving Dark Skies & Addressing Climate/Environmental Science
  • Getting Ready for Upcoming Eclipses – Lunar and Solar!

    For more information, registration, and abstract submission, see:

    Abstract submissions are open now and are due by Oct. 6, 2021