New Jersey Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers

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Executive Board Meeting Schedule


Anyone is welcome to attend.  Contact a board member for information.           (top menu, right side navigation bars/"contact ...")

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

2/27     Board Mtg.

Past Events (2018-2019)

9/20   Executive Board Meeting 

Rutgers University 

9/28   Dave's Demo Show

Rutgers University

10/13  Workshop:

 "The Spreadsheet Lab Manual" - Expanding  Spreadsheet Modeling Capability in H.S Physics Cinnaminson High School

10/17   Board Mtg.  Rutgers Univ.

11/5     Board Mtg.  Princeton Univ.

11/16-11/17  AAPT Regional Meeting   NY/NJ/NE SectionsBergen County College

12/15 Holiday Physics Event: TED Talk Extravaganza, Princeton Universit

1/19   Physics Olympics (2 locations)
NJAAPT Physics Olympics North
Monmouth Regional High School

NJAAPT Physics Olympics South

Washington Twsp High School

1/23     Board Mtg.  Princeton Univ.



Upcoming Events


MARCH 2019

3/22   NJAAPT Demo Show 

Georgian Court Univ. 

3/29-30    SEPS Spring Section Mtg.

Villanova University 

APRIL 2019

4/6     Workshop: Foutan Circuit 

Bernards HS

Bernardsville, NJ

May 2019

JUNE 2019

JULY 2019

7/8-7/19 Quarknet

Rutgers University

7/15-8/8  Physics Teacher Summer Training

Rutgers University 

7/20-7/24 AAPT Summer Meeting

Provo, Utah


Register for Upcoming Events

  • 22 Mar 2019 5:00 PM Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701

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(43)(c) non-profit organization. 

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