Below are the latest SCAAPT and SoCal physics news stories.  If you would like to see the older posts, check out the Archive page.


Recent Posts

New Physics Teacher Workshops – March

Dear New Physics Teachers,

There will be two new Physics Teacher Workshops in March.  The focus of these workshops will be Waves: Light and Sound.  All participants will receive teaching materials, equipment, and hands-on experience […]

2019 Summer Physics Academy at UCR

The UCR Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for the 11th annual Summer Physics Academy (SPA) for High School Teachers

Time: June 24-28, 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: UCR Physics Department
Application deadline March 25th, 2019 (notifications will be made by […]

Registration Open: 2019 Girls in STEAM Symposium on March 2

Calling all girls and young women, grades 4 – 12! St. Margaret’s will host its 3rd annual Girls in STEAM Symposium on Saturday, March 2, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Expanded to a full day […]

SCAAPT Spring Meeting: Call for Presentations

The Spring SCAAPT Meeting will be held on March 23rd at the University of LaVerne.  All members are encouraged to contribute a presentation or Show & Tell.  Please share your favorite demonstration, class activity, education […]

Resources for local teachers

The SCAAPT Physics Library is a collection of books, videos, and laboratory and demonstration equipment that is freely available to teachers of Southern California to borrow. Contact the librarian (James Lincoln) if you would like to […]