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Program for the SCAAPT Fall 2014 meeting                                                                                        Past Meetings Page

 

DATE AND PLACE
Saturday,  November 8th

University of Southern California
Local Host: Prof. Steve Cronin

Theme:  Next Generation Science Standards and how to teach them.

"Modeling Physics"    WORKSHOP REGISTRATION

CALL FOR PAPERS
Volunteer to give a Show & Tell by emailing James Lincoln.

 

THANK YOU EXHIBITORS AND RAFFLE SPONSORS!

     PASCO            Arbor Scientific        

THE WORLD FAMOUS "ORDER OF MAGNITUDE CONTEST" and Prizes!!! 

How many electrons are in the human race?

 

MAPS AND DIRECTIONS
- Parking is
FREE when you RSVP

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Meeting Room Location

The Meeting will take place in  USC's Stuaffer (Science) Lecture Hall ,

  

LUNCH INFO    RSVP for Lunch

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        Program Schedule is Below

 

 

         
8:00-8:20 Registration and Refreshments   12:50 - 1:15 Business Meeting / Show & Tell / Upcoming Events
8:15-9:15

Morning Workshop - Mark Hughes,

"Modeling Physics"  RSVP Here

  1:15 - 2:05 Invited talk - Jeff Orlinsky, California Science Teacher Association, “The Next Generation Science Standards: What Happened to the First Generation?”
9:20-9:25 Welcome & Announcements   2:05- 2:40 Invited talk: – Dean Gilbert, Orange County Department of Education, “Implementation Ideas for NGSS”
9:25-9:40 Contributed talk: Roberto Lopez, USC, , “USC Rocket Propulsion Laboratory”   2:40-3:00 NGSS Discussion Panel
Maria, Jeff, and Dean
Moderated by James Lincoln
9:40-10:40 Invited Talk: Chris Lowe, Shark Expert, CSU Long Beach, “Physics for Fishers”   3:00-4:00 Vendor Spotlight: PASCO
Brett Sacket, "New Physics and Engineering Ideas from Pasco
10:40-11:10 Contributed talk:Joshua Sneideman, Washington, DC , “Energy in America - My Experience as an Einstein Fellow”   4:00-4:15 Contributed talk: Chad Kishimoto, UC San Diego, “Flipping the Large-Lecture Introductory Physics Classroom”
11:10-12:00 Invited Talk:- Maria Simani, California Science Project “Introduction to Next Generation Science Standards”   4:15-4:20 Order of Magnitude Contest and Door Prizes
12:00 - 12:50 Lunch   4:20 Adjournment