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Name: Summer Secondary Physics Institutes - Waves, Sound, and Optics
School/Institution: Fermilab Education Office
City: Batavia
State: IL
Opportunity Type: DOE Laboratory
Teacher Status: Inservice
Teacher Level: High School
Description: Master teachers will lead discussion and exploration of wave mechanics and effective pedagogy and laboratory expe-riences for use in participants' own classrooms. Laboratory experiments will include work with both traditional equipment and computer-based data-taking devices. In addition, par-ticipants will have an opportunity to learn from Fermilab physicists and tour selected Fermilab sites. This institute will be especially useful for new teachers and teachers teaching out-of field.
Start Date: 06/13/2011
End Date: 06/17/2011
Application Deadline: 05/23/2011
Opportunity Website: http://eddata.fnal.gov/lasso/program_search/show_workshopID_new.lasso?event_id=196
Application Link: http://eddata.fnal.gov/lasso/program_search/forms/teacher_workshop_reg.pdf

Benefits and Requirements

Cost: $400, with optional 2 hours of graduate credit for additional $200
Benefits: College Transcript Credit

Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information

Contact: Spencer Pasero
Phone: 630-840-3076