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LIPTA FALL CONFERENCE

Saturday, 10/13/2018 8:30AM-12:30PM at Stony Brook University, Physics, Room S-240

LIPTA will provide you with a 3 hour CTLE certificate for attending our Fall Conference

$8 for LIPTA members - conf only - NO 'resistor board'

$15 for LIPTA members with ONE 'resistor board'

$105 for LIPTA members with TEN 'resistor boards'

$23 for expired or non-members - conf only - NO 'resistor board' - includes 1 year LIPTA membership)

(prices are for early registration; cost will go up after midnight on October 10th)

REGISTER and PAY

Oct 13, 2018 Fall Conference

 

TIME

ACTIVITIES

8:30-9:00

Arrival, Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:15

Opening Remarks

9:15-10:15

Teaching Students to Argue from Evidence with CER (Claim, Evidence, Reasoning)

10:15-10:30

Break

10:30-12:30

Resistor Board Make and Take

Register

Printable Flyer

 

Map/Directions

PRESENTATIONS:

* Teaching Students to Argue from Evidence with CER (Claim, Evidence, Reasoning): Justin King will lead a workshop in which participants will practice a couple of CERs. Justin will provide resources that will further help teachers implement this technique in their own classroom.

* Resistor Board Make and Take: Each board comes with a 4.7, 10, 15, 22, 33, and 51-ohm resistor, all rated at 10 watts, with the lower values across a metal plate to act as a heat sink and protect the wood base.  

 Physics Teacher Events & News

  

EVENT DESCRIPTION

3/14/18

Stephen Hawking dies at age 76 - read some of his QUOTES; his appearances in Star Trek TNG, the Pink Floyd album 'The Division Bell', the Simpsons, the Metropolitan Opera piece, 'The Prologue', the Big Bang Theory and the movie 'The Theory of Everything' are HERE

  

TEACHER IN SERVICE CREDITS:

LIPTA will provide you with a 3 hour CTLE certificate for attending our Fall Conference on 10-13-2018 at location TBD

SUNYSB will provide attendance certification for each of the lectures attended during the Fall 2018 semester. NYS teachers who wish to receive CTLE credit for any of these lectures must register HERE  You must register for each lecture you attend and sign-in at the lecture. The Graduate School will send a CTLE certificate about six weeks after each lecture.  

Fri 9/21

GEOLOGY LECTURE AT SUNYSB   ESS 001; 7:30PM, Weisen Shen, “Decipher the Support of the Transantarctic Mountains - A Comprehensive Geophysical Investigation”

Fri 9/28

PHYSICS LECTURE AT SUNYSB 7:30PM ESS001, Will Farr, TOPIC TBA

Fri 10/5

ASTRONOMY LECTURE AT SUNYSB  7:30PM ESS001, Alan Calder, "Searching for Life in the Universe"

Fri 10/12

BIOLOGY LECTURE AT SUNYSB  7:30PM ESS001, Jeremy B. C. Jackson, "Breakpoint: Reckoning with America’s Environmental Crises"  

Fri 10/26

PHYSICS LECTURE AT SUNYSB 7:30PM ESS001, George Sterman, TOPIC TBA

Fri eve & Sat 11/16 & 17

NEW JERSEY SECTION REGIONAL MEETING at Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ

Friday Evening: Dinner + Speaker, Poster sessions  $15   ($10 early registration by Oct 15)  

Saturday: Presentations, Speakers, Demo show, & more...TBA. $35,  ($30 early registration by Oct 15)  

PTRA afternoon workshop Saturday   

  

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  

 

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