July Physics Update
Summer time and hopefully everyone is living somewhat easy. Getting ready for fall and new students is always on teachers’ minds.
The AAPT Summer
meeting starts July 19th in
The big project
for fall is the Alabama Science Teachers Fall
Conference September 30-October 1.
Our Alabama Section of AAPT will hold a “mini- meeting” on Tuesday and
Wednesday both. It is a two day
conference for K-12 science teachers at the
Go to www.asta.auburn.edu and view information about the conference. One of our own members, Stan Hart is the President-Elect.
Some sites to check out:
The place to start looking for physics information:
A site with cartoons that are unconstrained by copyright problems:
Check out www.ted.com/ for inspired talks, You can even add some to your Ipod. There is Everything from Lightning calculation and other "Mathemagic" to Steven Hawking. You can spend hours listening to intriguing talks.
This update is mailed to everyone on our current list, but if you still haven’t joined the section for ’08-’09 then mail your $5 ( check made to Ala Section AAPT) dues to :
c/o Tommi Holsenbeck, Sec/Treas
Montgomery, Al 36111
If you have any other questions, suggestions or items to share
Please contact me…Tommi Holsenbeck