Physics Grad Students' Education Page
(If you are thinking about a PhD in Physics Education Research, you should check the
PER Phd requirements page.
Got a TA assignment, and looking for some ideas to help you out? Here are some tips, and ideas, to help smooth your transition from student to teacher.
John Taylor's teaching tips:
A "top 10 list": short, sweet, and important!
Steve Pollock's teaching tips:
3 pages, breezy and readable, aimed at common TA duties here at CU.
Physics Education workshop:
8 pages, a little stiffer. This is not just "teaching tips" - it's a first guide to some deeper ideas about teaching as a scholarly activity (and the research behind it).
The Graduate Teacher Program (GTP)
: An option for further graduate teacher training.
References and further reading:
Just a few links to get you going if you'd like to learn more about physics education research, and how it applies to classroom teaching!