Spring 2014 Section Meeting

The Spring meeting

New England Section of AAPT

March 14-15

Salem State University

Theme: Technology in Education


Directions and Location of Events

Call for Presenters: Click here to submit an abstract for a poster or oral presentation.  We are looking for both poster presentations and oral presentations.  Deadline March 1st.

We accept all papers related to the teaching of physics, but are particularly interested in papers on technology use in the classroom:

Invited Speakers:

Richard Larson is Principal Investigator of the MIT BLOSSOMS Initiative. He is Mitsui Professor of Engineering Systems and Director of the Center for Engineering Systems Fundamentals at MIT.

Ethan Danahy, Tufts University Center for Engineering Education and Outreach.  Ethan focuses on technology solutions assisting engineering education.

Manher Jariwala, Boston University Physics Department. Manher is part of the Studio Physics Project at Boston University.

Vendor Information

Click here for registration form. 

Workshops in Problem Based Learning

Payment can be made by checks payable to Salem State University.

Registration Fee:  $40

Friday Night Banquet Fee: $40

Workshops: $5

For information on hotels we have a reduced rate available until Feb 12th at the Hawthorne Hotel.