I would be happy to help.
On Tue, 2 Feb 2010 05:06:13 -0500
Julie Libarkin <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> A few of us have toyed with idea of a Gordon conference for
>Geoscience Education and Geocognition Research. I thought
>some of you might be interested in the series that physcis
>education has been doing for a number of years. Here is the
>latest on lab science.
> Take care
> Begin forwarded message:
>> From: "Singh, Chandralekha" <[log in to unmask]>
>> Date: February 2, 2010 12:36:10 AM GMT-05:00
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Announcement: Gordon Conference on Physics Research
>>and Education: Experimental Research and Labs in Physics
>> Reply-To: "RPE: Researchers in Physics Education"
>><[log in to unmask]>
>> The 2010 Gordon Research Conference on Physics Research and
>>Education, the sixth in this series of conferences, will
>>focus on the expanding and deepening role of and connection
>>between experimental research and laboratories in physics
>>instruction, with particular emphasis on undergraduate
>>education. The purpose of this conference is to have a
>>serious discussion about cutting-edge experimental research
>>in physics and physics education and laboratories in physics
>>education. We will discuss how students' learning experiences
>>can be leveraged by incorporating contemporary research in
>>physics and physics education. The format of the
>>conference-which will include invited plenary sessions,
>>contributed poster presentations, and generous amounts of
>>unscheduled time for informal discussions-is specially
>>designed to promote dialogue and cross-fertilization of ideas
>>between educators and researchers at the forefront of their
>>fields, including researchers in physics education.
>> College and university faculty, research associates
>>(postdocs), laboratory-based physics textbook authors,
>>curriculum and educational material developers, and graduate
>>and undergraduate students are invited to participate.
>> Please advertise the conference to your colleagues. This is
>>an important venue for revisiting important issues concerning
>>physics education. Its success will be determined by the
>>level of participation from our community.
>> Applications for this conference must be submitted by May
>> Chandralekha Singh & Enrique J. Galvez
>> Vice Chair:
>> Peter Shaffer
Paul K Grogger