Supported Site Virginia Tech: Publications & Talks

"Virginia Tech's PhysTEC: Inspiring Students to Pursue Physics Teaching." Virginia Association of Science Teachers Annual Meeting, Roanoke, VA. Poster presentation, no abstract published, November 2011. Alma Robinson, Beate Schmittmann, George Glasson, Leo Piilonen, John Simonetti, & Catherine Amelink. Federal support acknowledged.

"Outreach in STEM." 2012 PhysTEC Conference, Ontario, CA. Oral presentation, abstract published at http://www.ptec.org/conferences/2012/presentations.cfm, February 4, 2012. Jess Dowdy & Alma Robinson. Federal support not acknowledged.

"Virginia Tech's PhysTEC: Inspiring Students to Pursue Physics Teaching." 2012 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, hosted by the Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. Poster presentation, abstract published in http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/proceedings/2012ConferenceProceedings.pdf, page 276, February 9, 2012. Alma Robinson, Beate Schmittmann, George Glasson, Leo Piilonen, John Simonetti & Catherine Amelink. Federal support acknowledged.

"How Can a PhysTEC Teacher in Residence (TIR) Facilitate Uncommon Conversations for the Common Good?" AAPT National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. Oral presentation, abstract published at http://www.aapt.org/AbstractSearch/FullAbstract.cfm?KeyID=20612, July 2012. Alma Robinson. Federal support acknowledged.

"Early Teaching Experiences Build Future Physics Teachers at Virginia Tech." AAPT National Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Poster presentation, abstract published at http://www.aapt.org/AbstractSearch/FullAbstract.cfm?KeyID=21285, January 2013. Alma Robinson, John Simonetti, Leo Piilonen, George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Catherine Amelink, Sam Rosenkrantz, Christopher Martin, Brandon Bear & Seth Guldin. Federal support acknowledged.

"Early Teaching Experiences Build Future Physics Teachers at Virginia Tech." Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy (CIDER), Blacksburg, VA. Poster presentation, no abstract published, February 2013. Alma Robinson, John Simonetti, Leo Piilonen, George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Catherine Amelink, Sam Rosenkrantz, Christopher Martin, Brandon Bear & Seth Guldin. Federal support acknowledged.

"Creating Engaging Classrooms and Inspiring Future Teachers." Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy (CIDER), Blacksburg, VA. Oral presentation, conference proceedings published at http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/proceedings/2013ConferenceProceedings.pdf, pages 142-143, February 2013. Alma Robinson, John Simonetti, Leo Piilonen, George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Catherine Amelink, Sam Rosenkrantz, Christopher Martin, Brandon Bear & Seth Guldin. Federal support acknowledged.

"Designing Instruction for Multi-Leveled Learning in Undergraduate/K-12 Outreach Programs: A Panel Discussion." Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy (CIDER), Blacksburg, VA. Panel discussion, conference proceedings published at http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/proceedings/2013ConferenceProceedings.pdf, pages 107-108, February 2013. Susan Magliaro, Liesl Baum, Brenda Brand, Mary Kasarda, John Simonetti, Josh Peebles & Mike Rosenzwig. Additional participants on the panel were Alma Robinson, TIR, and Henry Hilgendorf, Physics Outreach Coordinator. Federal support acknowledged.

"Linking Early Teaching Experiences to In-service Teacher Programs." 2013 Annual PhysTEC Conference, Baltimore, MD. Invited Workshop, March 17, 2013. J.W. Harrell, Karen King, and John Simonetti. Federal support acknowledged.

"Virginia Tech's PhysTEC: Inspiring Students to Pursue Student Teaching." Mid-Atlantic Association of Science Teacher Educators Regional Conference, Daniels, WV. Poster presentation, no abstract published, September 2013. Mary Norris,

George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Leo Piilonen, John Simonetti, & Catherine Amelink. Federal support acknowledged.

"Physics Demo and Lab Share Fest." Virginia Association of Science Teachers Conference, Norfolk, VA. Workshop, no abstract published, November 2013. Mary Norris & Virginia Instructors of Physics. Federal support not acknowledged.

"Supporting the Metamorphosis from Physics Student to Physics Teacher." American Association of Physics Teachers Winter Meeting, Orlando, FL. Poster presentation, abstract published at http://www.aapt.org/AbstractSearch/FullAbstract.cfm?KeyID=22117, January 2014. Mary Norris, George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Leo Piilonen, John Simonetti, & Catherine Amelink. Federal support acknowledged.

"Taking the Long Road: How Early Research-grounded Field Experiences Affect Teachers' Classroom Practices and Beliefs." Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Blacksburg, VA. Poster presentation, abstract published at http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/proceedings/2014ConferenceProceedings.pdf, February 2014. Mary Norris, George Glasson, Brenda Brand, Leo Piilonen, John Simonetti, & Catherine Amelink. Federal support acknowledged.

"Virginia Tech PhysTEC Project: An Evaluation of Effectiveness." Connections 2014 Conference, Blacksburg, VA. Poster presentation, no abstract published, March 2014. Mary Norris, D. Adam Cletzer, Lauren Hatfield, and Havva Savran Al-Haik. Federal support acknowledged.

"Building Leadership Teams: Panel Discussion." 2014 Annual PhysTEC Conference, Austin TX. Invited Panel Discussion, abstract at http://www.phystec.org/conferences/2014/Presentations.cfm?#MPID201, May 20, 2014. Laird H. Kramer, J.W. Harrell, John Simonetti, Patrick LeClair. Federal support acknowledged.