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Equity investigation of attitudinal shifts in introductory physics
This study explores the impact of University Modeling Instruction on student attitudes regarding science, with a focus on the impact of gender and ethnicity.

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Jul 20 Secondary analysis of teaching methods in introductory physics: A 50 k-student study

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January 24th History

1963: Francis Lee Friedman was awarded the 1962 AAPT Oersted Medal posthumously. Philip Morrison gave the acceptance speech "Insight and Taste."
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