October 22, 2022
VT Northern Virginia Center
US/Eastern timezone
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Announcing the Organization for Physics at Two-Year Colleges (OPTYCs)

Oct 22, 2022, 2:00 PM
Room 214 (VT Northern Virginia Center)

Room 214

VT Northern Virginia Center

7054 Haycock Rd, Falls Church, VA 22043


Kris Lui (AAPT - OPTYCs)


The newly-created Organization for Physics at Two-Year Colleges (OPTYCs), under the auspices of AAPT, will resurrect previous workshop series and programs for professional development, reduce isolation for TYC faculty through networking and mentoring opportunities, and create a culture of PER for TYCs nationally. In this talk, I will describe the vision for OPTYCs and outline the various programs that are planned in the coming years. OPTYCs is a one-stop shop for physics at TYCs, and welcomes participation from all physics teachers. (Supported by NSF-IUSE-2212807.)

Primary author

Kris Lui (AAPT - OPTYCs)

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