Pictures - Spring 2007 Meeting of the Illinois Section of the AAPT
Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois, March 30-31 , 2007
(click on any picture to see an enlargement)

Charles Adamovic (right) receives the 2006-2007 Outstanding High School Physics Teacher Award from Cliff Parker (800 pixels)

Thomas Greenbowe, "Using the Science Writing Heuristic to Improve Students' Understanding of Topics in General Chemistry"

Dick Cooper - Workshop W1
Observational Astronomy Simulations in the Instructional Laboratory

Zak and Cliff in the astronomy workshop

James Rabchuk - Workshop W2
Robots 2

Cecilia programming her robot

Debbie and Ann - uses of an inexpensive laser level

Using an inexpensive laser level
to teach high school physics.

Laura E. McCullough, "Cannonballs or Baby's Bowls: How Context and Gender affect Physics Tests"

John Rigden, "What Do Physics Instruction and Loss of Memory Have in Common?"

All photographs were taken by David Renneke with a 6.1 megapixel digital camera.  The original photographs are JPG files with 2832 x 2128 pixels.  The photos available from this Web page are resized to be either 150, 300, 600 or 800 pixels wide.

Last update: April 6, 2007