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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2017 PICUP Summer Faculty Development Workshop at UW River Falls
July 10 - July 14, 2017
Energize Undergraduate Physics Courses with Computation

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Physics Education Research Conference 2017
July 26 - July 27, 2017
PERC 2017 will be held July 26-27, 2016 in Cincinnati, OH.  The theme will be "Mathematization and Physics Education Research."

Recent Events

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AAPT Winter Meeting 2017
February 18 - February 21, 2017
Join us in Atlanta! A potpourri of themes, including Physics for the Life Sciences, Haunted Physics, and Smartphones for Data Collection.

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Using OSP-ComPADRE Simulations on Mobile Devices
February 18 - February 21, 2017
Session CF08
Contributed Talk
AAPT National Meeting

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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.

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The Impact and Promise of Open-Source Computational Material for Physics Teaching
January 28 - January 31, 2017
Online Communities Supporting Physics Education Session
APS Forum on Education
Invited Talk

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