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 – E&M

Next month there will be two workshops on Electricity and Magnetism. You or someone you know could benefit from attending these.  Please share this information with a new physics teacher.

Determine which workshop is right for […]

Active Learning Short Course

Active Learning in Introductory Physics Courses: Research-Based Strategies that Improve Student Learning—June 19-21, 2018, Portland, Oregon

Designed for those who teach introductory physics at universities, colleges and high schools. Graduate credit will be available through […]

Show your SCAAPT spirit

We’re proud to announce that you can now purchase shirts, mugs, tote bags and more with our section’s logo.  Not only do these items make a great holiday gift for yourself (or others in your department), but […]

Physics/Physical Science Teacher Needed

Tarbut V’Torah Community Day School in Irvine is currently looking for qualified part time (80%) Physics/Physical Science Teacher for the spring semester – January 2, 2018 – June 13, 2018.

Position Summary:

The teacher will plan, […]

Part-time PHYS and ASTR instructors wanted

MiraCosta College in north San Diego County is currently looking for qualified part-time physics and astronomy instructors for this spring. Classes begin January 22, 2018.

There are openings for the following courses:

ASTR 201: Introductory Astronomy, Tu/Th 1:30-2:45pm, […]