Events

This page is a compendium of upcoming and recent education events listed by the ComPADRE collections. You can also view our Event Archive.

Upcoming Events

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2014 LA Workshop
November 2 - November 4, 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.

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Supporting Education with Online Computational Physics Resources
November 25 - November 28, 2014
International Science Education Conference 2014
Singapore, 25-27 November 2014

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2015 PhysTEC Conference & post-conference workshop on "Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program"
February 5 - February 8, 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.

Recent Events

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Physics Education Research Conference 2014
July 30 - July 31, 2014
PERC 2014 will be held July 30-31, 2014 in Minneapolis, MN.  The theme will be "Outpacing New Technologies with Novel Pedagogies: The Role of PER in the Transforming Landscape of Higher Education."

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Writing Electronic Books with Interactive Curricular Material
July 26 - July 30, 2014
Invited Talk
National AAPT Summer Meeting
Minneapolis, Minnesota
July 29, 2014

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Introduction to The Easy JavaScript Simulations Platorm
July 26 - July 30, 2014
AAPT Workshop
National AAPT Summer Meeting
Minneapolis, Minnesota
July 26-30, 2014

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Adopt and adapt a simulation for your tablet-based teaching
July 7 - July 12, 2014
Workshop: GIREP-MPTL 2014 International Conference
Palermo, Italy
July 7-12, 2014

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GIREP - MPTL 2014
July 7 - July 12, 2014
Join the International Conference on Teaching/Learning Physics in Palermo Italy.