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Welcome to the STEMteachersNYC website. The group is dedicated to interchange and interaction among teachers of various science disciplines. Our general purpose is to cultivate excellence in science  teaching and to promote learning, self-confidence and success for our students. 

We are hosting our summer Modeling Workshops at Columbia Teachers College from July 21 to August 8th.
Workshops offered include Mechanics, Chemistry, and Models of Light (Advanced).




We meet monthly - Find out more about our Upcoming Meetings

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WORKSHOP GALLERY

Controlling the Real World: Arduino Programming - May 8, 2014
Leaders: Dov Kruger and Megan Harris-Linton Zacks

Arduino Programming





Motivating Meaningful Discussion - April 27, 2014
Leaders: Joe Kremer and Patrick Wanninkhof

Motivating Meaningful Discussion




Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law - April 5, 2014

Leader: Helen Coyle

Electromagnetic Induction




Karlsruhe Physics Course and Modeling - 1 April, 2014
Leaders: Corrado Agnes and Joel Rosenburg





Models for the Refraction of Light- March 2, 2014

Leaders: Mark Schober and Kofi Donnelly

Refraction of Light





The BigShot Camera - February 21, 2014

Leader: Prof. Shree Nayar

BigShot Camera





Modeling Approach to Gas Laws - January 25, 2014

Leaders: Donghong Sun and Tammy Gwara

Modeling Gas Laws





Adventures in Programming: Visualizing Physical  and Math Systems - December 8, 2013

Leader: Nate Finney

Programming: Physical and Math






Great Teaching Ideas from Mars (via NASA) and MakerFaire - November 10, 2013

Leaders: Patrice Narayanan and Zhanna Glazenburg

Mars and MakerFaire




Danielson's Framework and Modeling Physics - October 20, 2013
Leaders: J.Pravin Kumar and Seth Guiñals-Kupperman

Danielson's Framework and Energy





What is Mass? - October 5, 2013
Leaders: Kofi Donnelly and Lucas Walker

13-10-05 PTNYC-WHAT IS MASS?




 Modeling Accelerated Motion  - September 28, 2013
Leader: Mark Schober

Modeling Accelerated Motion







Making Sense of How Students Make Sense of Physics - June 9, 2013
Leader: Richard Steinberg

Making Sense






The iPad as a Mobile Learning Tool Workshop - Dec 1, 2012 
Leader: Eric Walters 

IPad Workshop





Modeling Approach to Chemistry: From Observable Changes to Particle Model of Matter - Nov 18, 2012
Leader: Donghong Sun

Modeling Approach to Chemistry





Use of Google Docs & Apps in the Science Classroom - Oct 27, 2012
Leaders: Andrew Stillman and Greg Benedis-Grab

Google Docs & Apps in Science Classroom





Leaders: Mark Schober and Craig Buszka 

Newton's Second Law Workshop







E. Bethea, P. Bianchi, S. Carpenter, S. Guinals-Kupperman, M. Holmes, and D. Sun conducted a timely workshop on StandardS Based Grading. Click on the link above for useful resources.

Standards Based Grading Workshop








Modeling Physics Summer Workshop Group 2012

Congratulations Graduates!!! 

Thanks to PhysicsTeachersNYC leaders; Fernand Brunschwig and Mark Schober, NYC hosted its first ever Modeling Physics Summer Workshop at Teachers College.
 

Modeling Physics Summer Workshop Album 1-4


Modeling Physics Summer Workshop Album 2- 4

 
 

Modeling Physics Summer Workshop Album 3- 4


Modeling Physics Summer Workshop Album 4-4

 


 

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