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Spring 2005 Newsletter

Karen Cummings, Editor

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In This Issue

  • Message from the Chair, Gay Stewart
  • News and Announcements
  • Letters to the Editor, Edward Apgar and Art Hobson
  • Browsing the Journals, Tom Rossing
  • Investigation of Student Reasoning Regarding Concepts in Thermal Physics, David Meltzer
  • Truth is Beauty, Beauty is Thermodynamics, James Hurley
  • The Proper Definition of Pressure-Volume Work: A Continuing Challenge, Eric A. Gislason, and Norman C. Craig
  • Activity-Based Statistical Physics for First Year Students, Mark Schneider
  • No Child Left Behind: An Update for Physicists, Stan Jones
  • Welcome to the New Teacher Prep Section, Chance Hoellwarth
  • An Advisory Group to Provide Input in the Preparation of Future Teachers, David Grosnick
  • Partners in the Preparation of Secondary Science Teachers, Ingrid Novodvorsky
  • CU Physics Education: Recruiting and Preparing Future Physics Teachers, Noah Finkelstein et. al

Disclaimer: The articles and opinion pieces found in this issue of the APS Forum on Education Newsletter are not peer refereed and represent solely the views of the authors and not necessarily the views of the APS.