Digital Star Lab Training (SD220126)
Credits: 0 Hours: 0.00 / Tuition: $0 / Additional Fee for Non NEGA RESA: $25.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25
Instructor: Will Dodd
Date: 9/3/2019 Time: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Northeast GA Room - NEGA RESA Training Center Winterville, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 8/28/2019


Class Notes

Target Audience:

Elementary and Middle School Teachers interested in using GYSTC’s Digital StarLab to engage students and increase their understanding of GSE Science Standards dealing with astronomy.  Teachers must attend this training session in order to
reserve and use the Digital StarLab at their school.

Prerequisite for Course Participation:

  1. Download and install Stellarium on your computer by visiting:, and following the installation instructions.

  2. Bring an external mouse for your laptop.  It is easier to use an external mouse than a laptop touchpad with Stellarium

Course Description

Digital StarLab Training

This session prepares teachers with everything they need to successfully use GYSTC’s Digital Mobile Planetariums at their schools.  Teachers will learn how to set up, use, and breakdown the equipment, as well as how to effectively engage students in the GSE Astronomy standards using the planetarium software.

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