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PERL Members Publish 6 PERC Papers September 23, 2020 PERL Members Publish 6 PERC Papers

We're proud to announce that the PERL Team has contributed to 6 PERC Papers in 2020.

New members fall 2020 September 2, 2020 New members fall 2020

From new members to new titles, PERL is growing

Danny Publishes Paper Analyzing the PERC Proceedings June 29, 2020 Danny Publishes Paper Analyzing the PERC Proceedings

PERL co-director Danny Caballero and colleagues published Thematic analysis of 18 years of physics education research conference proceedings using natural language processing in Physical Review Physics Education Research.

Vashti earns tenure June 26, 2020 Vashti earns tenure

PERL co-director Vashti Sawtelle has been awarded tenure.

PERL professors publish paper about LA approaches to teaching computational physics problems June 19, 2020 PERL professors publish paper about LA approaches to teaching computational physics problems

PERL alumuna Alanna Pawlak and PERL professors Paul Irving and Danny Caballero published Learning assistant approaches to teaching computational physics problems in a problem-based learning course in Physical Review Physics Education Research.

Rachel publishes two papers about modified module analysis May 1, 2020 Rachel publishes two papers about modified module analysis

Rachel publishes two papers about modified module analysis in Physical Review Physics Education Research: Extending modified module analysis to include correct responses: Analysis of the Force Concept Inventory & Exploring the structure of misconceptions in the Force and Motion Conceptual Evaluation with modified module analysis.

Danny publishes white paper about advancing the integration of computational thinking in science February 12, 2020 Danny publishes white paper about advancing the integration of computational thinking in science

PERL co-director Danny Caballero and colleagues published a white paper titled Advancing Interdisciplinary Integration of Computational Thinking in Science.

PERL Members Publish 16 PERC Papers January 15, 2020 PERL Members Publish 16 PERC Papers

We're proud to announce that the PERL Team has contributed to 16 PERC Papers in 2019.

Danny publishes paper about physics computational literacy and computational essays December 27, 2019 Danny publishes paper about physics computational literacy and computational essays

PERL co-director Danny Caballero paper titled Physics computational literacy: An exploratory case study using computational essays in Physical Review Physics Education Research. 

Dr. Michael Obsniuk Defends His PhD! December 6, 2019 Dr. Michael Obsniuk Defends His PhD!

Dr. Michael Obsniuk Defends His PhD!

PERL members win teaching awards November 22, 2019 PERL members win teaching awards

PERL members Paul Irving, Paul Hamerski, and Ashleigh Leary have won College of Natural Science teaching awards.

Rachel publishes paper exploring the structure of misconceptions in the Force Concept Inventory with modified module analysis. September 3, 2019 Rachel publishes paper exploring the structure of misconceptions in the Force Concept Inventory with modified module analysis

Rachel and collaborators publish paper exploring the structure of misconceptions in the Force Concept Inventory with modified module analysis in Physical Review Physics Education Research.

PERL welcomes new members August 28, 2019 PERL welcomes new members

PERL welcomes 4 new graduate students and 1 new research associate for the 2019 academic year.

Danny publishes paper on PICUP August 23, 2019 Danny publishes paper on PICUP

PERL co-director Danny Caballero published a paper in the The Physics Teacher titled PICUP: A Community of Teachers Integrating Computation into Undergraduate Physics Courses.

Katie publishes paper on deconstructing black physics identity August 9, 2019 Katie publishes paper on deconstructing black physics identity

PERL professor Katie Hinko and collaborators have published an article in Physical Review Physics Education Research titled Deconstructing Black physics identity: Linking individual and social constructs using the critical physics identity framework.

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December 9, 2020 PER Seminar PER Seminar

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Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 3:00pm on Zoom
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Title: PER in a post-truth era: whose science is being denied?

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