Summer Session

Summer 2016

Waves: NGSS for Physics and Physical Science Teachers

Dates:   June 20 - 30, 2016     M-F   8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

The PTRA Oversight Committee has approved a limited number of $200 stipends for teachers who complete this workshop.

Continuing  Education:          $950.00 Total

Graduate Credit Cost:  Rates depend on residency, for further information

Description:  This two week workshop focuses on teaching Physics and Physical Science courses that help students meet and exceed the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for Waves.  Emphasis will be on Physics content knowledge, active learning techniques, and engineering design applications specific to the NGSS.  The workshop may be taken as continuing education or to earn 3 graduate credits.

Registration will begin in January or early February, 2016

Contact Lowell McCann with any questions about this course.

For on campus housing rates and sign-up information go to Residential Life (summer housing registration begins April 1, 2016) or call at (815) 425-4555.  Please note that there are separate sign-up procedures for 'students' who sign up for graduate credit and for 'guests' who sign up to take the course for continuing education.


For more information about these physics courses, contact Lowell McCann or call 715-425-4417. 

Contact Us

Physics Department
Phone: 715-425-3235
Fax:   715-425-0652