Call for 15 Minute Contributed Presentations

Spring Meeting of the Illinois Section of the AAPT
April 1-2, 2011 - Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois

Reminder:  The title of your presentation should be submitted by Friday, Mar. 18.  The deadline for all of the information is Friday, Mar. 25.  Use this form on two occasions if necessary.

We solicit your innovative ideas and student projects in any area of classroom physics. Many of you have proven, clever methods and techniques and we want to hear them. Some of you have students who are involved with you on a student research project. If you would like to share a summary of your work, please submit a one paragraph description by filling out the following form.

The length of the presentation is 15 minutes, including time for questions. Please plan accordingly.

There are six categories of presentations: (a) Active Learning, (b) Teaching Methods, (c) Demonstrations, (d) Research, (e) Student Research Symposium, and (f) Other.  One of the boxes below allows you to select the category.

First name Last name    
Presentation category
Date of presentation
Title of presentation

If you have just filled out the five lines above and plan to fill out the remainder at a later date, scroll down and click Submit.  When you return, it will be necessary to fill out the entire form including the five lines above and Submit again.  After editing, the information will be displayed in Presentations.

Please underline the name of the person(s) giving the presentation. Do this in the next box by inserting <u> before the name and </u> after the name.  All those who have collaborated on a Research project should be listed in this box.

School name
City State ZIP code

Use the next box for a one paragraph description.  Automatic word wrap is provided.  Copy and Paste from a word processor works fine.  You may also use HTML tags.  For example, for subscripts (e.g. TC) use "T<sub>C</sub>".  For superscripts (e.g. cm3) use "cm<sup>3</sup>".  The description should be clear and brief.  The length of the description must be 150 words or less.

Please specify your audio visual and computer requirements in the next box.  In particular, indicate if you plan to use a PowerPoint file.  We plan to pre-load all PowerPoint files on the classroom computer you will be using.
Equipment needed:


Please remember to register for the meeting using the Online Registration Form.  This Call for Presentations form does not register you.

Last update: January 24, 2011