Physics Alive

Physics Alive is the podcast where host, Brad Moser, Ph.D., sparks new life into the physics classroom. Each episode supports and shares the many forward-thinking developments that have come from physics education research and inspiring educators. Brad speaks with teachers who employ innovative and active learning styles, researchers on the frontiers of physics education, catalysts for change on important social issues in the STEM community, and students who want the most out of their education.

https://physicsalive.com

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 30 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 20 hours 16 minutes

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episode 30: Teaching Expertise with Carl Wieman


Today I’m speaking with Carl Wieman, 2001 Nobel Laureate, Professor of Physics and Professor of the Graduate School of Education at Stanford University, and recipient of the 2020 Yidan Prize, the world’s largest prize in education. He answers the questio...


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episode 29: Fluency Bias and Deliberate Practice with Louis Deslauriers


This is part 2 of an interview with Louis Deslauriers, the Director of Science Teaching and Learning and Senior Preceptor in Physics at Harvard University. We discuss two recent publications from his research group. In the first, he finds that students c...


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episode 28: The Wins and Challenges of Active Learning with Louis Deslauriers


Louis Deslauriers, the Director of Science Teaching and Learning and Senior Preceptor in Physics at Harvard University, discusses what he’s learned the last decade about the successes and challenges of research-based instructional strategies for both stu...


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episode 27: Better Allies with Karen Catlin


Show notes at www.physicsalive.com/ally Karen Catlin, a leadership coach and an acclaimed author and speaker on inclusive workplaces. She coaches women to be stronger leaders and men to be better allies for members of all underrepresented groups. In her ...


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 2021-08-13  39m
 
 

episode 26: 2021 Excellence in Undergraduate Physics Teaching with Anne Cox


In episode #26 of Physics Alive, I speak with the recipient for the 2021 David Halliday and Robert Resnick Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Physics Teaching, Anne Cox. She is a Professor of Physics at Eckerd College. This award is given in recogniti...


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 2021-08-01  42m
 
 

episode 25: 2021 Excellence in K-12 Physics Teaching with Brad Talbert


In episode #25 of Physics Alive, I speak with the 2021 Paul Zitzewitz Excellence in K-12 Physics Teaching Award winner, Brad Talbert. He is a physics teacher at Lone Peak High School in Highland, Utah. This award is in recognition for contributions to pr...


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 2021-08-01  36m
 
 

episode 24: STEPUP for Women in Physics


Show notes also available at www.physicsalive.com/stepup Episode Description: STEP UP is a national community of physics teachers, researchers, and professional societies seeking to mobilize physics teachers to help engage young women in physics and chan...


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 2021-07-19  50m
 
 

episode 23: Sap, Redshift, Justice, and Universal Design for Learning


Today we talk about three articles and one new column from the May 2021 issue of the journal The Physics Teacher. Check out the show notes online at www.physicsalive.com/may2021   Journal: The Physics Teacher   Article #1 [Starts @ 2:30]: Title: Sap Is C...


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 2021-07-02  40m
 
 

episode 22: What's Next? Do We Reinvent Education?


After a year of major upheaval in education due to the global pandemic, we are left wondering “What's Next?” In this episode, a compassionate perspective is offered: focus on healthy teaching and focus on your own wellbeing first. You are what’s next. Al...


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 2021-06-25  17m
 
 

episode 21: Physics in the News & Pop Culture with Rhett Allain


Do Angry Birds obey physics principles? How likely is it that two baseballs will collide in mid-air? How realistic are those science hacks in the tv series MacGyver? Are you curious how you can bring current news in science and pop culture as well as fic...


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 2021-06-14  49m
 
 
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