APS News

Education News from APS

Award for Improving Undergraduate Physics Education

Created by the APS Committee on Education, the award recognizes departments and programs that support best practices in education at the undergraduate level. Nominations for the award are being accepted until July 15.
Gray Arrow More information

Prize for a Faculty Member for Research in an Undergraduate Institution

This award honors a physicist whose research in an undergraduate institution has achieved wide recognition and contributed significantly to physics and who has contributed substantially to the professional development of undergraduate physics students.
Gray Arrow Learn more

Excellence in Physics Education Award

This award recognizes and honors a team or group of individuals (such as a collaboration), or exceptionally a single individual, who have exhibited a sustained commitment to excellence in physics education.
Gray Arrow Learn more

APS Speakers Program Features Physics Education Researchers

The APS Speakers Lists contain names, contact information, and talk titles of physicists who are willing to give talks on a variety of subjects, including physics education research (PER).
Gray Arrow Learn more


©1995 - 2017, AMERICAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY
APS encourages the redistribution of the materials included in this newspaper provided that attribution to the source is noted and the materials are not truncated or changed.

Editor: David Voss
Contributing Correspondent: Alaina G. Levine
Art Director and Special Publications Manager: Kerry G. Johnson
Publication Designer and Production: Nancy Bennett-Karasik