AAPT in San Diego, January 3-6

Get connected to other physics teachers in sunny San Deigo. The Winter meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) is in San Diego, January 3-6.

Now hiring LA’s for Spring 2015

Want to experience what it’s really like to teach high school physics? Join our team of Learning Assistants! We are now accepting applications for Spring 2015. LA’s earn $10 an hour while gaining valuable teaching skills along the way.

For more information, please email kingkar@missouri.edu for an application. Applications are due Thursda, Nov 21st.

Teaching Physics: Offered Spring 2015

This spring, the MU physics department will again offer Physics 3100, a topics course called “Teaching Physics”. We’ll examine the best practices in how to teach difficult concepts in motion, force, energy, electricity and magnetism. Preference for learning assistant positions will to go to students who have taken/are taking this course.

We’ll meet from 1:00-2:15pm every Tuesday and Thursday in Room 127. Course is currently available for registration on MyZou. Don’t wait; sign up now…