Connecting the new and the experienced in physics education.
The AAPT eMentoring program is designed to connect high school physics educators who desire additional guidance with experienced high school physics educators*—FREE of charge. Based on each mentee's profile, the program will connect them with a qualified mentor who fits the needs of that mentee. The mentee and mentor can then begin communicating through email, voice chat, telephone, or in some cases face-to-face. All participants will have an opportunity to grow professionally and connect with colleagues at a regional and national level*.
To become involved in the program, choose the applicable role below under "Register as a..." Some details about you will be collected during registration to ensure that the coordinator for your region matches you with an appropriate mentor or mentee. You will also be asked to agree to the expectations outlined for mentors and mentees before registering.
2nd Monday of each month, 8 PM EST
January 12 – SimBucket (free browser-friendly HTML5 physics simulations) with Chris Bruce, SimBuck developer
February 9 – Modeling Method of Instruction in Physics with Colleen Megowan-Romanowiscz, CEO of the American Modeling Teachers Association
March 9 – Interactive Lecture Demonstrations with David Sokoloff, author
April 13 – Physics Classroom (free online content resources) with Tom Henderson, developer
May 11 – Technology Integration with Dolores Gende, high school physics teacher