Spring 2015 Meeting

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WPA AAPT Spring Meeting
3.14 (pi day)
Grove City College, Grove City PA
Host: DJ Wagner
To present,  e-mail ( bal23@psu.edu ) and include:
Name, e-mail, and affiliation of presenter
Names, e-mails, and affiliations of any associated non-presenting authors
A title
A short abstract (up to 100 words)
It doesn’t have to be fancy; it just has to be about physics, or teaching physics!

Opportunity: Chautauqua Short Course

Chautauqua Short Course

Active Learning in Introductory Physics Courses: Research-Based Strategies that Improve Student Learning

NEW: Including RealTime Physics 3rd Edition, Clicker Interactive Lecture Demonstrations and Video Analysis

June 18-20, 2015  •  Portland, Oregon

Presented by: David Sokoloff  •  Priscilla Laws  •  Ronald Thornton

This hands-on course is designed for college, university and high school* teachers of physics interested in making learning in their introductory courses more active. Participants will be introduced to research-validated strategies for each component of the course: lecture, lab, problem-solving, modeling and video analysis. Course fee is $200. For more information: http://pages.uoregon.edu/sokoloff/CHAUT.htm

*One or two graduate credits are available from the University of Oregon for $90 per credit.

For registration and payment information, please visit: http://academicextension.uoregon.edu/course_desc.php?CourseKey=724907

or call 800-824-2714; or e-mail academicextension@uoregon.edu