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Statement on Racism and Violence Against Black People
AAPT reaffirms its commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and condemns the recent and historical violence against Black people in the U.S.
Research-validated Resources for Teaching Online
Quickly shifting to online classes? Would you like ideas and resources that align with research-based pedagogical principles?
PhysTEC National Teacher of the Year
The 2020 National Teacher of the Year is Bouakham Sriri-Perez of Duncan Polytechnical High School in Fresno, CA.
American Association of Physics Teachers
AAPT® is a professional membership association of scientists dedicated to enhancing the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching.
Join The 2020 U.S. Physics Team
Represent the United States at the International Physics Olympiad Competition with other high school students. Registration ended December 5, 2020.
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Meet KrisToday, I recognize so much of teaching is psychology, creating the environment and motivation for learning to happen. The energy and ideas exchanged at each AAPT meeting (national and regional) are vital to this on-going process of becoming a better teacher. I cannot imagine life without my AAPT ‘family’!
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