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G. Kestin and K. Miller, Phys. Rev. Phys. Educ. Res., 18 (1), 010148 (2022).
The prevalence of online instruction highlights the importance of videos in education. Pedagogies that include elements that actively engage students are accepted as an improvement…
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C. Mathis, A. Daane, B. Rodriguez, J. Hernandez, and T. Huynh, Phys. Rev. Phys. Educ. Res., 19 (1), 010105 (2023).
This free-access research article surveyed 145 K-12 teachers from the U.S. West Coast region. The authors posed two questions: 1. Do you agree with the following statement? Physics…
  
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This web site provides technology-based resources and information for physics education. Simulations on a wide range of topics are available, including Newton's Laws, electricity,…
  
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This web site provides an online instrument to assess student learning styles. Four dimensions are considered: active/reflective, sensing/intuitive, visual/verbal, and…
  
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B. Soloman and R. Felder
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The Index of Learning Styles is an on-line instrument used to assess preferences on four dimensions (active/reflective, sensing/intuitive, visual/verbal, and sequential/global) of a…
  
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Editors: D. Zollman and B. Adrian
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This web-based service uses digital video library technology and the community of physics teachers to provide advice and resources for faculty and learners. Video interviews with…
  
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Editors: J. Bransford, A. Brown, and R. Cocking; Publisher: National Academies Press
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This book summarizes the research into how humans learn, encompassing cognitive, neurological, cultural, and educational points of view. It explores the scientific approaches to the…
  
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The University of Maryland Physics Education Research Group is a combined effort of the Physics Department and School of Education. They study the learning and teaching of physics at…
  
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Study of the motion of an object on a merry-go round. Definitions of angular velocity and linear velocity, centripetal force and centrifugal force.
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P. Engelhardt and R. Beichner, Am. J. Phys., 72 (1), 98-115 (2004).
Both high school and university students' reasoning regarding direct current resistive electric circuits often differ from the accepted explanations. This journal article reports on…
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