FACULTY INSTITUTES

PLEASE NOTE: THIS SERIES OF INSTITUTES HAS BEEN COMPLETED. FTHE FIANL ACTIVITIES FOR 2005-2008 PARTICIPANTS WERE THE ABPFI SYMPOSIA AT THE WASHINGTON, DC (FEBRUARY, 2010) AND PORTLAND, OR (JULY, 2010) NATIONAL AAPT MEETINGS.

A series of one-week summer institutes and follow-up activities for college and university faculty who wish to change their students' physics learning environment to a more active one. All Summer Institutes have already been offered Summers 2005-08 at Dickinson College and University of Oregon. Followup ABPFI Symposia were be held at the national AAPT meetings in 2009, Winter in Chicago and Summer in Ann Arbor and in 2010, Winter in Washington, DC and Summer in Portland, OR.

 

Priscilla Laws, Dickinson College • David Sokoloff, University of Oregon

Ronald Thornton, Tufts University • Patrick Cooney, Millersville University

More Information:

Overview

 

 

Goals

 

 

Benefits to Participants

 

 

Physics Suite Curricula

 

 

Physics Suite Computer Tools

 

 

Recent Curricula and Tools

 

 

Facilities

 

 

Typical Schedule (June 17-22, 2007)

 

For more information contact David Sokoloff

 

 

Sponsored by the National Science Foundation

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