AAPT National Meetings

Members receive special pricing on registration and workshop fees at all AAPT national meetings.  This is a unique opportunity to take part in a variety of events that are based on physics education and the principles that AAPT represents. Enjoy a variety of sessions and activities including internationally known physics speakers, committee meetings, awards, workshops on various facets of physics teaching, presentations, poster sessions, and most of all, over 1,000 physics teachers. AAPT also hosts a broad range of physics equipment suppliers, resources, and booksellers in our large exhibit hall.

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Upcoming Meetings

  • 2020 Winter Meeting, January 18-21 (Caribe Royale Hotel, Orlando, Florida)
  • 2020 Summer Meeting, July 18-22 (Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids, Michigan)
  • 2021 Winter Meeting, January 9-13 (Hilton Portland Downtown, Portland Oregon)
  • 2021 Summer Meeting, July 31-August 4 (Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C.)
  • 2024 Summer Meeting, July 6 - 10 (The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, Massachusetts)

Previous Meetings

How to get involved in AAPT National Meetings

Information for Area Chairs and Session/Workshop Organizers

Guidelines for Speakers, Poster and Demo Show Presenters

Abstract Submissions

Information for Sponsors, Advertisers, and Exhibitors

Promote excellence in physics education through Corporate Partnerships - If you are seeking ways to increase your corporate visibility and impact the future of science education, there is no better or convenient opportunity than a sponsorship at an AAPT meeting. Please click here for more information. 

Supervisor Letter of Support

Click here to download this document as a template to complete your own letter to your supervisor requesting support to attend AAPT's Physics Education Meetings.