Spring Meeting 2015

The Spring TSAAPT Meeting was held March 6-7, 2015 at Lee College, Baytown TX.  A great venue was planned for K-16 educators, the weather was great, and it is always great to be with fellow educators.  The meeting included inviting 150+ middle school kids to the campus to have fun with Paul Williams … [Read more...]

Fall 2015

The Fall TSAAPT/APS meeting was held at Baylor University in Waco, TX October 29-31. … [Read more...]

AAPT WInter Meeting

The Winter AAPT Meeting was held in San Diego January 3-6, 2015. We are so proud of Tom O'Kuma for receiving the Melba Phillips Award!! No one more deserving.  Below are a few pics from the award ceremony and speech.  CONGRATS TOM! … [Read more...]

Fall 2014 Meeting

The Joint Fall Meeting of the Texas Section of the APS, AAPT and Zone 13 of the Society of Physics Students will be on October 17-19 at Texas A&M University in College Station. The website for the meeting is http://txaps.physics.tamu.edu/ The deadline for abstract submissions is September 26, … [Read more...]

CAST 2014

TSAAPT members successfully provided 14 sessions for all grade levels at CAST.  A big thank you to all the presenters and booth workers.  It would not be possible without you.   … [Read more...]

Spring 2014 TSAAPT Meeting (Abilene)

The TSAAPT Spring 2014 meeting was held at Abilene Christian University, hosted by Jess Dowdy. There were three primary themes: The Future of Energy, Physics Education Research for Science Majors, and Future of Optics. Special speakers included: Kirk Sorenson (Liquid Thorium) Peter … [Read more...]


As part of our service to educators, TSAAPT  put together numerous sessions with stellar presenters.  Sessions were designed for both elementary and secondary teachers of physics and physical science.   After CAST we will post the handouts, ppts, etc. at this site.  If you … [Read more...]

TSAAPT 2013 Spring Meeting

The Texas Section AAPT Spring meeting was held April 4-6, 2013 at Tarleton State University.  A great conference with over 300 physics professors, teachers, and students from across the state.  There were plenary speakers, poster sessions, and workshops so there was something for … [Read more...]

CAST 2012

Members of TSAAPT provided nearly 20 sessions for teachers in all grade levels.  Paul Williams and Joe Musser entertained teachers in the TSAAPT booth with amazing physics "tricks". Presentation documents and resources are available to those attending the sessions using the password provided … [Read more...]

TSAAPT 2012 Fall Meeting

The TSAAPT Fall Meeting was held in November 2012 at Texas Tech University. Members provided workshop sessions for elementary and secondary teachers.  Thanks to support from ESC 17, Lubbock ISD, and the TRC, between 20 and 35 teachers attended. The workshops were hosted by Texas Tech … [Read more...]