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.
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.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: College Park, MD, May 4, 2015—AAPT has announced the 2015 recipients of the AAPT Fellow Award. The AAPT Fellows Award is given in recognition of exceptional contributions to the mission of the AAPT, to enhance the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching. Fellowship is a distinct honor signifying recognition by one's professional peers. The association's Fellow awards will be presented during the Summer Meeting in College Park, Maryland.
Of the 2015 recipients, include our NCS member, Paul "Joe" Heafner, of Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory, North Carolina. Congratulations to Joe and thank you for your dedicated service that keeps the section strong.
Fall 2015 Meeting of the NCS-AAPT
Plans are underway for the 20th Annual Fall Meeting to be held at Davidson College in Davidson, NC.