About the NCS-AAPT

The North Carolina Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers is open to all physics teachers and those interested in the teaching of physics, especially in the state of North Carolina. We hope that you will join the NCS-AAPT so that we will see you at the next meeting!

The objectives of the Association are to advance the teaching of physics, to further the appreciation of the role of physics in our culture, and to enhance effective communication among those concerned with the teaching of physics at all levels.

Spring 2017 Meeting of the NCS-AAPT

Mark your calendars for the 22nd Annual Spring Meeting to be held on
March 31 - April 1, 2017
at Wake Technical Community College - North Campus. Map & Directions

Contact Denise Wetli with questions at (919) 866-5975

Click here to submit an abstract for papers, posters, or workshops:

The abstract submission deadline is March 14, 2017.  

Hotel Information: 

 Courtyard Raleigh North/Triangle Town Center  for $111.00  per night  Last day to book: 3/10/17

Click here to Book your group rate for North Carolina Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers 

Friday evening speaker: Ian Hewitt  

Embedded Systems Engineer with diverse experience in creating course materials, teaching / presenting, and supporting technical subjects. Background includes field application engineering in embedded systems, astronomical education, and communicating science to the public. Accomplished leadership and contributions to Standards and PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group (PICMG) committees as well as local museums and research centers. Ian Hewitt

Email Discussion

This is a record of email sent to the NCS-AAPT Google Group.

Available to members only.

Public Documents

These are the NCS-AAPT Public Docs. These include Annual Reports, Meeting Programs, and Section Rep/Award Committee Reports


This calendar include conference deadlines and dates.

Contact the NCS-AAPT

Contact the officers of the NCS-AAPT for questions about membership, meetings, or this website.

Membership Directory

The is a list of NCS-AAPT members.

Available to members only.

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The NCS-AAPT is recognized as a nonprofit corporation under the provisions of the North Carolina Nonprofit Corporation Act.

The NCS-AAPT is exempt from federal income tax under section 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code as an organization described in section 501(c)(3). The North Carolina Department of Revenue has assigned the NCS-AAPT an exempt status for franchise and income tax purposes.