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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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Van Bistrow wins the 2016 Jonathan F. Reichert and Barbara Wolff-Reichert APS Award for Excellence in Advanced Laboratory Instruction.
February 10 - March 11, 2017
Van Bistrow of the University of Chicago is the recipients of the 2016 Jonathan Reichert and Barbara Wolff-Reichert APS Award for Excellence in Advanced Laboratory Instruction.  The citation reads "For persistent dedication to the improvement of advanced undergraduate laboratories at the University of Chicago, the consistent support of student success, and for promoting the national discourse on advanced laboratories."

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The Impact and Promise of Open-Source Computational Material for Physics Teaching
August 30 - September 3, 2017
Invited Talk
GIREP 2016 Seminar
Kraków, Poland
30 August - 3 September, 2016

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Creating Interactive Electronic Textbooks
November 7 - November 10, 2016
Workshop
EduLab@AST, 2 Malan Rd
Singapore
7-10 November, 2016

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2017 PhysTEC Conference
February 17 - February 18, 2017
The 2017 PhysTEC Conference, the nation's largest conference on physics teacher preparation, will be held on February 17-18 in Atlanta, GA. The conference will precede the AAPT Winter Meeting.

Recent Events

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Physics Education Research Conference 2016
July 20, 2016
PERC 2016 will be held July 20-21, 2016 in Sacramento, CA.  The theme will be "A Methodological Approach to PER."

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AAPT Summer Meeting 2016
July 16 - July 21, 2016
Join the AAPT in Sacramento for the 2016 Summer Meeting

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Creating Interactive Electronic Books for Computers and Tablets
July 16 - July 20, 2016
Workshop
AAPT 2016 Summer Meeting
Sacramento, CA
July 16-20, 2016

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FFPER: Puget Sound 2016
June 16 - June 19, 2016
The third FFPERPS (Foundations and Frontiers of Physics Education Research: Puget Sound) conference will be held June 16-19, 2016 at the North Cascades Environmental Learning Center in Diablo, WA.

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PhysTEC 2016 is here!
March 11 - March 13, 2016
Welcome to Baltimore! We hope you're enjoying the conference. Your feedback is critical in producing quality programming for future conferences. Take your session survey now!