New Jersey Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers

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Executive Board Meeting Schedule


8/20/20  via Zoom  (registration needed for Zoom link)

Anyone is welcome to attend.     

And as always, please send us your ideas for workshops/events that NJAAPT can offer to members.



Upcoming Events

August 2020

Workshop:  Remote Physics Teaching #3  Assessment was postponed for a second time.  Now scheduled for Wed, Aug 12 at 10AM.

8/13/20   Elections - Exec. Board  Info TBA

8/20/20   Executive Board Mtg - Zoom

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Past Events (2019-2020)

9/17  Exec Board Meeting

9/20  Kickoff with Dave's Demo Show and Treats,  Rutgers Univ.

10/5     Make & Take Foutan Circuit

10/22 Exec Board Mtg

10/22-23  NJ Science Teachers Convention,   Princeton NJ

10/29  Sharing Session  Emerson HS

11/16/19   Bridges of NYC Boat Trip 

 11/19 - Exec Board Mtg Rutgers

12/2/19   Sharing Session, Emerson      High School 4:30 pm

1/18/20   Physics Olympics North &                  South

1/22 Exec Board Mtg Rutgers

2/20 Exec Board Mtg Princeton

4/2 Exec Board Mtg Rutgers -CANCELLED

5/19 Exec Board Mtg Rutgers  CANCELLED

6/4   Exec Board Mtg  via Zoom

7/23   Exec Board Mtg  via Zoom

Why join NJAAPT?

 Whether you teach one section of Physics or six, whether you teach at the high school, middle school, college, or university level,  NJAAPT is for you!  NJAAPT is committed to outreach and support for Physics teachers.

 As a member of NJAAPT, you can learn about and receive:

  •  ·       Physics Teaching Resources
  •  ·       Demo and Lab Ideas
  •  ·       Professional Development

 In addition to:

  •  ·       Sharing Ideas
  •  ·       Learning about Current Trends in Physics Instruction
  •  ·       Exciting developments in Physics frontiers
  •  ·       Meeting other Physics Teachers


The New Jersey Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers (NJAAPT) is a professional organization whose focus is on Physics education, Physics educational research, and sharing information and ideas among educators. 

NJAAPT is committed to outreach and support for Physics teachers.  The majority of NJAAPT members are high school and college faculty teaching in New Jersey and nearby PA,NY,DE areas.   

Activities and resources include Workshops, Conferences, Meetings, Sharing Sessions, Guest Speaker Lectures, a Listserve, and a Website.

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NJAAPT is a 501(3)(c) non-profit organization. 

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