Summer Session

Summer 2014

Forces and Interactions:  NGSS for Physics and Physical Science Teachers

June 16-27, 2014        M-F         9:00 AM - 4:00 PM             

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 Forces and Interactions.  Emphasis will be on Physics content knowledge, active learning techniques, and engineering design applications specific to the NGSS. The course is jointly taught by university faculty and Physics Teaching Resource Agents (PTRAs).  The workshop may be taken as continuing education or to earn 3 graduate credits.

Summer session registration begins on Monday, February 10, 2014.

To register, please go to
Contact Lowell McCann (Lowell.McCann@uwrf.edumail) with any questions about this course.

Continuing Education Cost:    $950.00 for the 10 day course
Graduate Credit Cost:  Rates depend on residency, click here for more information

On campus housing rates and sign-up information can be found at .  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.



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