Welcome to NJAAPT


The New Jersey Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers (NJAAPT) is a professional organization whose focus is on Physics education and educational research. 

NJAAPT is committed to outreach and support for Physics teachers.  The majority of NJAAPT members are high school and college faculty teaching in New Jersey and nearby PA,NY,DE areas.   

Activities and resources include Workshops, Conferences, Meetings, Sharing Sessions, Lectures, a Listserve, and a Website.



( see "NJAAPT News" at left, for links & info )

9/24/16   AP 1 & 2 Workshop                        Bernardsville HS

9/26/16      Executive Board Mtg.            Princeton University

10/21-22/2016   AAPT Regional Meeting  Wesleyan Univ., CT

10/26/16    Executive Board Mtg            Rutgers University

11/5/16  BCC (Bergen County) Astronomy Meeting 

11/12/16   Blacksmith workshop              Trenton, NJ

11/19/16    AP 1 / 2  Workshop                   Ranney School,  Tinton Falls, NJ

11/21/16    Executive Board Mtg.                 (Skype)     

12/3/16    Holiday Treats                                Princeton, NJ

1/11/17    Executive Board Mtg.                 Rutgers University   6 pm

1/14/2017  Physics Olympics                       Monmouth Reg. HS

1/31/17    Executive Board Mtg.                 Skype 7 pm

Feb 3, 2017  Demo Show                     Princeton, NJ

1/31/17    Executive Board Mtg.                 Skype 7 pm

2/23/17    Executive Board Mtg.                 Skype 7 pm

March 17-18, 2017  Spring Meeting           Princeton, NJ

4/5/17    Executive Board Mtg.                      Rutgers University   6 pm

5/10/17    Executive Board Mtg.                 Skype 7 pm

6/7/17    Workshop:  Adding Inquiry to Physics First     Randolph HS,   NJ

6/28/17  Workshop:  Get Your Graph On!  Rowan University,  Glassboro, NJ


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Why join NJAAPT?

 Whether you teach one section of Physics or six, whether you teach at the high school, middle school, college, or university level,  NJAAPT is for you!  NJAAPT is committed to outreach and support for Physics teachers.

 As a member of NJAAPT, you can learn about and receive:

 ·       Physics Teaching Resources

 ·       Demo and Lab Ideas

 ·       Professional Development

 In addition to:

 ·       Sharing Ideas

 ·       Learning about Current Trends in Physics Instruction

 ·       Exciting developments in Physics frontiers

 ·       Meeting other Physics Teachers

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NJAAPT is a 501(43)(c) non-profit organization. 

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