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PhysTEC Project Mentioned in the National Science Foundation Budget Request to Congress
The National Science Foundation (NSF) budget request to Congress for the 2014 fiscal year highlights the PhysTEC Project.
published on June 12, 2013
2013 PhysTEC Conference
Annual PhysTEC Conference
published on September 10, 2012
Call for Manuscript Proposals
Manuscript proposals are currently being solicited for Effective Practices in Preservice Physics Teacher Education: Recruitment, Retention, and Preparation.
published on July 31, 2012

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Upcoming Events

Registration open for PhysTEC online mechanics course

Aug 27, 2014 - Dec 10, 2014 in online

This is the first online course that PhysTEC is offering for pre service teacher education.  This is a modeling course as taught by the American Modeling Teachers Association.

2014 LA Workshop

Nov 02, 2014 - Nov 04, 2014

The sixth national Learning Assistant Workshop will be held at the University of Colorado, Boulder on November 2-4, 2014. The Learning Assistant program is a highly supported peer teaching experience that has been shown to improve students' learning and attitudes toward science in undergraduate lecture classes and recruit talented science and math students into teaching careers.

2015 PhysTEC Conference & post-conference workshop on "Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program"

Feb 05, 2015 - Feb 08, 2015

The 2015 PhysTEC Conference will be held on February 5-7 in Seattle, WA. The theme for the conference is "Building Thriving Programs". The conference will feature a half-day pre-conference Learning Assistant Workshop on February 5th.

In addition, a post-conference workshop on '"Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program" (February 6-8) will assist departments in developing strategies for increasing enrollment of physics majors.

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