Upcoming Events

2014 Annual Conference
May 19-20, Austin, TX

Past Events

PhysTEC Annual Conferences

2013 Annual Conference
Preparing the Next Generation of Physics Teachers - Baltimore, MD 
2012 Annual Conference
New Paradigms for Physics Teacher Education - Ontario, CA
2011 Annual Conference
Building Sustainable Programs - Austin, TX
2010 Annual Conference
Diversity in Physics Education: Preparing Teachers for the 21st Century - Washington, DC
2009 Annual Conference
Institutional Transformation: How do we change departments and universities to embrace the mission of preparing tomorrow's teachers? - Pittsburgh, PA
2008 Annual Conference
Master Teachers: Change Agents for Teacher Preparation across the Professional Continuum - Austin, TX
2007 Annual Conference
Recruitment: A Critical Element in Addressing the National Shortage of Physics Teachers - Boulder, CO
2006 Annual Conference
Building Innovative Programs: Preparing Highly Qualified Physics and Physical Science K-12 Teachers - Fayetteville, AR
2005 Annual Conference
Building a Coalition - Muncie, IN

PhysTEC Regional Conferences

2012 PhysTEC Regional Conference of MSTI and CalTeach
Collaboration between California State University and the University of California on physics/chemistry teacher preparation and California PhysTEC programs. - Ontario, CA
2008 PhysTEC Northwest Regional Conference
A one-day regional conference hosted by the Seattle Pacific University Physics Department in conjunction with the Washington AAPT Meeting. - Seattle, WA
2007 North Carolina Conference
Collaboration between the PhysTEC project and the University of North Carolina system to improve teacher preparation in NC - Chapel Hill, NC

PhysTEC Topical Workshops

2013 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop
A workshop presenting the highly successful Learning Assistant program at Colorado University -Boulder, CO
2013 Distance Education Conference
June 1-2, 2013, College Park, MD
2012 Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program
June 10-12, 2012, College Park, MD
2012 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop
A workshop presenting the highly successful Learning Assistant program at Colorado University - Boulder, CO
2011 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop
A two-day workshop presenting the highly successful Learning Assistant program at Colorado University - Boulder, CO
2010 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop
A two-day workshop presenting the highly successful Learning Assistant program at Colorado University - Boulder, CO
2010 Pedagogical Content Knowledge workshop
A two-day topical workshop highlighting the unique Pedagogical Content Knowledge (PCK)-based curriculum developed at Rutgers. - New Brunswick, NJ
2009 NASULGC Leadership Collaborative Workshop at PhysTEC 2009
A workshop for members of the NASULGC Leadership Collaborative on building and enhancing teacher education activities within disciplinary departments.
2007 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop
Tools and information for faculty interested in starting a Learning Assistant program at their institution.