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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
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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Please post good resources you've found! Here are a few I like: http://www.math.com/teachers.html...
Sep23-10 02:39 PM
mathwonk
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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 there! I am a physics tutor for a U.S. university too far north for anyone to care. I'm actually a second...
Nov12-12 08:08 AM
Andy Resnick
1 4,338
There are various roads from SR to GR. In a couple of years I may get a chance to teach a semester-length class on...
Oct1-12 10:37 AM
piareround
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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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So I'm student teaching right now in a poor school with a physics program less than 3 years old. The lab equipment is...
Oct18-12 03:46 PM
Andy Resnick
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In young children, do you think these videos spark any interest in kids for science, or is there too much distraction...
Sep23-12 09:00 PM
lisab
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So, I'm a first year physics grad student who's absolutely miserable in these grad classes. However, being a teaching...
Oct21-12 06:15 AM
Jack21222
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I'm a 2nd BS Physics student with a strong interest in Computer Science. I probably won't have time to double major,...
Nov2-12 11:02 PM
Jack21222
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I came across an '99 American Journal of Physics article here and like the idea presented. I've noticed the book my...
Nov6-12 11:34 AM
mishima
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So I love the Physics of Superheroes, I use it a lot when I teach. Today I did a lesson on work and energy using...
Nov26-12 12:08 PM
jedishrfu
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I'm not sure if this is the best forum for this post, but here we go. This guy (who usually makes great videos) posted...
Dec4-12 07:36 AM
Andy Resnick
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Hello! I'm not sure if this was the right subforum to ask this question, but I figured I'd give it a shot anyway. ...
Nov16-12 08:05 AM
superdave
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This relates to the threads on "Physics Education in the US", "Should Calculus be taught in high school" and similar...
Jan16-13 08:06 PM
Devils
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I thought I'd make a topic about this here and see what everybody else thinks about it. Just so you know before...
Dec24-12 05:47 PM
Rono
17 11,630
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
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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
18 16,328
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
12 3,921
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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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'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
2 2,611
I like to have an online chat on my reading rooms to access immediate and reliable information from librarians anytime...
Jul8-14 08:11 AM
Borek
3 3,423
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
7 2,454
“The Journal of Emerging Investigators is an open-access journal that publishes original research in the biological...
Apr27-14 05:26 AM
Greg Bernhardt
1 2,244
I teach HS Physics and I find this forum is very helpful, and could be a great resource for my students. However, I...
Jun9-14 09:10 PM
Ackbeet
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What a great teaching opportunity! Why aren't more textbooks gears towards kids actual interests. Most problems are...
Jun26-14 03:11 PM
sunny79
8 2,368
Hi all, I want to read and learn about the contributions minorities and women have made to science so that I can...
Apr17-14 10:00 AM
WalterND14
2 1,920
I have a CENCO projectile launcher apparatus If I had the little magnets that allow photogates to stick to the metal...
Apr23-14 11:13 PM
Simon Bridge
1 1,855
What do you think about kids getting iPads in the classroom? I think it's a fine idea if the money is there....
Apr30-14 02:03 PM
thegreenlaser
2 2,118
So, I want to teach calculus to my math club. I know that differentiation and integration is easy. But how do I teach...
May12-14 08:59 PM
Simon Bridge
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Hello everyone. I've been searching for some similar topics, although I didn't find one. In case a topic already...
May12-14 11:57 AM
jtbell
1 1,885
What do you think is the best way to structure a maths course in general? Be it algebra, calculus, analysis,...
Jun9-14 09:03 PM
Ackbeet
1 1,935
I have been learning a lot about STEM focused schools (sixth form and high school) recently because I have got an...
Jul2-14 02:38 PM
Greg Bernhardt
1 1,830
Good evening, I am in the middle of purchasing some probeware for my science department and I am deliberating...
Jul2-14 02:39 PM
Greg Bernhardt
1 1,791
I am not sure where this question fit. But I decided to post it here. This question is about the physics...
Jun2-14 07:34 AM
Andy Resnick
4 2,018
Okay, so i study in this college where ALMOST everybody doesn't or wants to seem like they don't give a damn about...
Jun28-14 12:17 AM
Simon Bridge
1 1,665
I have six weeks (19 school days) to teach half-a-course worth's of material to the students who failed Conceptual...
Jun30-14 09:08 AM
Astronuc
4 1,935
A very good article I came across. Worth reading, and then we know why the US is where the US is.. ...
Jul2-14 02:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
1 2,153
Hello, Once again I am here to consult with you. I am a new assistant professor at a community college and have...
Aug7-14 01:28 AM
Gullik
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