University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Physics Education Seminar

semester, 2014

Friday, January 24th 2014
3:35 pm:
Organizational Meeting
Friday, January 31st 2014
3:35 pm:
To be announced.
Friday, February 7th 2014
3:35 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Friday, February 14th 2014
3:35 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Friday, February 21st 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker:  Miranda Straub, University of Minnesota
Subject: Issue in science education- navigating and addressing the resistance to evolution
Friday, February 28th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Leon Hsu, University of Minnesota
Subject: Computers as problem-solving coaches for physics students
Friday, March 7th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Peter Bohacek, , Henry Sibley High School
Subject: Direct Measurement Videos in Physics Class
Friday, March 14th 2014
3:35 pm:
To be announced.
Friday, March 28th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Bijaya Aryal, University of Minnesota
Subject: Problem solving and transfer of learning in an integrated instructional model
Friday, April 4th 2014
3:35 pm:
To be announced
Friday, April 11th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Scot Hovan, Mahtomedi High School
Subject: Facilitating Discourse
Friday, April 18th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Yao Meng, University of Minnesota
Subject:  My TA experience in the tutoring room--what why and how
Friday, April 25th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Brita L. Nellermoe, University of Minnesota and University of St. Thomas
Subject: PER Research Methods and Current Research Overview
Friday, May 2nd 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Jia-Ling Lin, STEM Center, University of Minnesota
Subject:  How Do Group Discussions Foster Meaningful Learning in “Flipped Classrooms”?
Friday, May 9th 2014
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Carolyn Rauber, University of Minnesota Libraries
Subject: Information Literacy in Physics and Astrophysics
To be announced.

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