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Upcoming AAPT/PTRA Workshops

The following AAPT/PTRA workshops have been scheduled. If you are interested in attending contact the individual listed below.

The cost of rural regional institutes is free and pays a stipend plus per diem and travel. The cost of an AAPT/PTRA workshop, that isn't a rural institute, is $10.00 per participant per hour. These workshops may be eligible for staff development funding.

Upcoming Workshops
Title: Waves: NGSS for Physics and Physical Science Teachers
Date: 06/20/16 - 06/30/16
Time: 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Location: Physics Department
University of Wisconsin - River Falls
River Falls, WI
Contact: Lowell McCann , 715-425-4417
Description: Description: This two week workshop focuses on teaching Physics and Physical Science courses that help students meet and exceed the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for Waves. Emphasis will be on Physics content knowledge, active learning techniques, and engineering design applications specific to the NGSS. The workshop may be taken as continuing education or to earn 3 graduate credits.

Cost: $950.00. Graduate credit can also be earned, at rates that are dependent upon residency status. For further information, see http://www.uwrf.edu/studentbilling/Index.cfm The PTRA Oversight Committee has approved a limited number of $200 stipends for teachers who complete this workshop.

Registration: http://www.uwrf.edu/PHYS/Summer.cfm