Physics and Astronomy

activities

Curriculum: Extensive diagnostic testing of conceptual understanding is starting to uncover information that will inform upcoming curriculum decisions. read more...

Course Redesign: 22 courses are undergoing or have completed transformation. read more...

Course Resources: Materials for some of the transformed courses (learning goals, in-class activities, homework,...). see more...

Teaching Assistants Development: We have created a teaching assistants workshop which now runs during the first week of classes every September, and a new graduate course in pedagogy in Physics & Astronomy. read more...

Research: Numerous Physics & Astronomy education research studies have sprung out of the course redesign efforts. read more...

Newsletters: 2010-2012, we published a newsletter focusing on various teaching activities taking place in conjunction with the CWSEI STLFs. read more...