Harvard PoLS-T Network: High School Physics Education

This page supports the developing PoLS-T High School Physics Education Network begun and  hosted by Harvard University in July 2020.

Harvard PoLS-T Network Monthly High School Physics Education Speaker Series | Virtual 

  • September 26, 2020, 11am-12pm EDT | Praisy Poluan, Huntington Beach Union High School District, Huntington Beach, CA:  “Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the High School Physics Classroom
  • October 24, 2020, 11am-12pm EDT | Robert Krakehl, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY: Part I ‘A (brief) historical perspective of physics education in the US’  & Part II ‘Arduinos and Cellphones – some practical labs’
  • November 21, 2020, 11am-12pm EDT | TBA

Catch the talks on the Harvard PoLS-T Network YouTube channel or via YouTube LIVE

Original July 2020 Workshop funded by NSF and hosted by Harvard University launched the new High School Physics Education Network

Please visit the July workshop site for more information with links to talk videos and more resources. Link below.

Virtual Workshop: Building a Network to Support and Improve High-School Physics Education | July 13-17, 2020

PoLS-T Network Organizers
Eric Mazur, PhD
Harvard University
Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied Physics

Isaura J. Gallegos, M.S., A.M.
Harvard University
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Mazur Lab

Join the High School Physics Education Network (check back here for the link).

Please contact PoLS-T coordinator Sara Bradley with any questions.

Funded by The National Science Foundation