LIPTA Exec Committee Meeting - Saturday, December 13, 2014, 9AM-noon, location in Bayport
4 LI Physics Teachers now NYS Master Teachers!
Richard Gearns, Sachem HS East
Keith Lundquist, Huntington HS
Richard Slesinski, Syosset HS
Gillian Winters, Smithtown East HS
You can now renew your LIPTA membership for FOUR years! Go HERE to renew for 1, 2 or 4 years.
LIPTA is now on Facebook! Go HERE
AP Physics-B is becoming a 2-YEAR course!
Read about the change on the College Board website
Tesla Museum - Shoreham $1.37 million dollars was raised from 33,254 contributors to buy Tesla's Wardencliffe laboratory in Shoreham and construct a museum there.
On Tesla's 158th birthday, Elon Musk pledged $1x10^6 for the effort to fully restore and operate the museum. (cnn article)
LIPTA Fall Conference - Saturday November 8, 2014
Morning session - Demonstrations for various topics (9AM-12Noon)
Afternoon session - Rotational Motion as covered in AP-1 (1PM-2:30PM)
We had 25 attendees - photos & resources will be posted soon.
Click HERE to see why the US is behind other countries in physics education.
Click HERE to see the NYS Regents Exam from 97 years ago. ONE side of ONE page!
Long Island Physics Teachers Association
a section of the American Association of Physics Teachers