Hotel and Travel
Professional Development Meeting
2015 Physics Teacher Education Coalition Conference
February 5, 2015 - February 7, 2015 in Marriott Seattle Waterfront, Seattle, Washington
The Physics Teacher Education Conference is the nation's largest meeting dedicated to physics teacher education. It features workshops, panel discussions, and presentations by national leaders, as well as excellent networking opportunities. The theme of the conference is Building Thriving Programs.
The Conference begins at 3:00 pm Thursday, February 5 and ends at 11:00 am Saturday, February 7. There is a pre-conference Learning Assistant Workshop from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm Thursday, February 5. Conference attendees are also invited to attend a teacher Professional Development meeting at the University of Washington with outstanding teachers from the Seattle area.
The PhysTEC Conference will be held jointly with the Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop.
RegistrationRegistration is now open!
The registration fee is $325 with a discounted registration fee of $170 for PhysTEC Members. The optional pre-conference Learning Assistant Workshop fee is $45. Conference attendees are eligible for discounted registration at the Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop.
Registration closes January 22, 2015.
Joint Plenary with Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program WorkshopRon Henderson, Middle Tennessee State University
Travel Support for Minority-Serving InstitutionsWe are committed to supporting minority-serving institutions that wish to become leaders in physics teacher preparation, and are offering a limited number of stipends of up to $1000 to qualified institutions to support travel to the conference. The deadline to submit an application to receive a MSI travel grant is December 6 although applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis.
Download the MSI travel grant application
(Download this PDF to your computer. Then fill out the PDF using Adobe Acrobat and email the completed application to Renée Royal at firstname.lastname@example.org)