Five web pages present
Hartle's talk. Click on the indicated subject to go to the relevant
the case for GR for undergrads
two ways to present GR: logical order,
advantages of physics first; a flow chart
guide to the background, tools, and concepts needed to teach about:
2. Black Holes
and should you use frames or not.
pg. 5 presents some
important considerations for a
of the colleges and universities that have adopted
his text shows how widely GR is now being taught.
Here Hartle distinguishes between
two approaches for teaching GR: the logical
the 'physics first' approach.
next page he argues that 'physics first' is pedagogically better.