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Sep23-10 02:39 PM
mathwonk
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Please post in this thread links and other resources for Physics Teachers and the teaching of physics. The links that...
Aug29-10 05:01 PM
AdobeBrad
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Hi all, I want to read and learn about the contributions minorities and women have made to science so that I can...
Y 09:01 PM
MarneMath
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What a great teaching opportunity! Why aren't more textbooks gears towards kids actual interests. Most problems are...
Y 11:11 AM
thegreenlaser
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I teach HS Physics and I find this forum is very helpful, and could be a great resource for my students. However, I...
Apr11-14 06:54 PM
kq6up
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This is both a specific and a general advice thread, since I will likely be able to apply this to other discussions...
Apr8-14 10:51 AM
mathwonk
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I've recently begun to realize how easily the homework forums are corrupted by students doing take-home assignments...
Mar31-14 11:51 PM
Simon Bridge
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“The Journal of Emerging Investigators is an open-access journal that publishes original research in the biological...
Mar28-14 07:41 PM
Bobbywhy
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Hi all, I'm currently a student teacher. Next week I'm going to teach a lesson on universal gravitation to grade 11...
Mar28-14 07:41 PM
Simon Bridge
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Hopefully this is the correct stack exchange for this, if not feel free to tell me where to move it where it would be...
Mar24-14 08:32 PM
Dustinsfl
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I like to have an online chat on my reading rooms to access immediate and reliable information from librarians anytime...
Mar14-14 01:50 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Hi all, I've applied and been accepted to graduate programs in secondary education in physics/math. I will have a...
Mar13-14 12:47 AM
Dustinsfl
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in this day and age, when there are software like Maple and Mathematica and all the fancy graphical calculators, I...
Mar11-14 02:40 AM
Opus_723
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So I watched this video from Sal Khan, basically he was talking a lot about reformation of education and how the...
Feb9-14 05:18 AM
Opus_723
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Out of curiousity, Why did it take roughly 5-6 years to teach Algebra in the K-12 system, then 1.5-2 for calculus...
Jan24-14 12:01 PM
mathwonk
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“Before we can teach a kid how to academically excel in school, we need to teach him how to have stillness, pay...
Jan20-14 05:00 AM
Pythagorean
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I'll be at http://aapt.org/Conferences/wm2014/orlandopage.cfm program:...
Jan15-14 10:52 AM
robphy
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The Online Education Revolution Drifts Off Course...
Jan8-14 06:00 PM
MalachiK
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I'd be tutoring a highschool graduate in highschool physics. His parents want 6-8 hours a week. What should I charge?...
Dec27-13 10:18 PM
QuantumCurt
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As you can see, children of this generation really misuse a games purpose. When, you can study things, and find out...
Dec23-13 09:20 AM
Andy Resnick
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I am a junior in high school enrolled in an AP Physics B course, and as you are probably aware the curriculum consists...
Dec14-13 06:44 PM
MalachiK
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I've been tutoring a new student for a couple weeks now. I have a decent amount of experience tutoring, but this has...
Nov29-13 07:50 AM
mal4mac
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I am not sure where else to post this. Hopefully this is not in the wrong place. I am student teaching in a physics...
Nov18-13 10:56 AM
jedishrfu
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Hello, everyone! I have some education problems about how to teach(or share?) child the origin of science. By the...
Nov3-13 08:52 AM
chenleo
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Hello, I was curious, is there anyone out there doing research on how to effectively teach engineering? I have...
Oct19-13 08:19 PM
jasonRF
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Over time I have realised that exams do not actually test intelligence (I can't define intelligence here but please...
Oct11-13 05:51 PM
Woopydalan
17 1,969
I am teaching introductory physics at community college level and I want to incorporate assignments or tasks to...
Oct6-13 08:49 PM
Devils
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Hi all, Next fall (a year from now), I will (hopefully) be teaching high school physics. I've thought for a few years...
Sep22-13 08:43 PM
Gamma
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Hello, I was offered a job for tutoring and I'm just not sure if I should take the position, but I did pick up an...
Aug23-13 01:10 PM
dkotschessaa
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While on the surface, this appears to be a no brainer, (Of course it should, if the students are ready) I actually...
Aug20-13 09:21 AM
mathwonk
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Anyone at AAPT Portland?
Jul20-13 08:24 AM
robphy
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I tutor physics, and I am good at explaining to students what acceleration is. I teach them to disambiguate kinds...
Jul2-13 08:00 AM
Redbelly98
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I tried to post this in the education section, however was notified I do not have access to do so? My apologies for...
Jun21-13 05:28 AM
Solcielo L
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Right now, I am in student in graduate school MAT program, so I can be come a high school physics teacher. One of the...
Jun21-13 05:24 AM
Solcielo L
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I am an undergraduate physics major just finishing up my sophomore year. During this semester, I've gotten to see both...
Jun21-13 05:07 AM
Solcielo L
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Hiya folks, In an effort to get the students in my Advanced Physics class to rely less on calculators and to...
May2-13 10:10 PM
marcusl
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Out of curiosity, is it the case that math is taught in the typical sequence in the order for which it was discovered?
Apr6-13 02:11 PM
mathwonk
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So this semester as a teaching assistant, I've decided that I simply do not give out 100%s on lab reports. On quizzes...
Apr5-13 07:35 PM
kurros
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I'm just starting out teaching in a US high school, and I have AP Physics B that I'm taking over in the Spring. I've...
Mar10-13 07:00 AM
Redbelly98
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I am a college student. I need to prepare to some kind of advanced physics competition and I consider hiring a...
Mar2-13 07:23 AM
phyzguy
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The hardest part about an education in physics (in my opinion which is admittedly underdeveloped) is changing from...
Feb28-13 12:09 PM
mishima
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I was hoping to make a great hands on optics experience this semester for my small (9) class of 11th and 12th grade...
Feb5-13 10:32 AM
mishima
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