Forum on Education
The FEd is one of a number of educationally-oriented organizations and activities sponsored by the APS. The APS education page provides an overview and links to the other programs.
News & Announcements
FEd Events at the April Meeting
Fed is sponsoring nine sessions at the APS April Meeting 2017, including six invited sessions.
The 2017 PhysTEC Conference will be held February 17 to 18, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference is aimed at physics faculty and others seeking to improve teacher preparation through engaging physics departments. It will feature workshops, panel discussions, and presentations by national leaders, as well as excellent networking opportunities.
Results of the 2016 FEd election
Vice-Chair: Laurie McNeil
Secretary/Treasurer: Charles Henderson
FEd Councilor: Noah Finkelstein
Member-at-Large: Chuhee Kwon
APS/AAPT Member-at-Large: Beth Lindsey
The FEd Fall 2016 Newsletter is now available.
The APS Committee on Education announces the Award for Improving Undergraduate Physics Education to recognize best practices in undergraduate physics education.
Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows
Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients
2017 Excellence in Physics Education Award
Contemporary Physics Education Project (Howard Matis), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
2017 Jonathan Reichert and Barbara Wolff-Reichert Award for Excellence in Advanced Laboratory Instruction
Richard Peterson, Bethel University