Modeling teachers are often asked how well Modeling Instruction aligns with the NGSS Science & Engineering Practices. A group of modelers worked on such a document and now it’s ready for members to download. We hope it proves helpful to … Continue reading
Modeler Tim Burgess’ team of physics students took top honors in the University of Alabama High School Physics Competition again this year. Tim made a deal with the team that, if they won, he would shave his head. He had to … Continue reading
Follow this link to obtain information and register for the Modeling Camp/Retreat. The event will take place at Camp Tontozona near Payson, Arizona (elevation ~5500 feet, so it will not be hot, like Phoenix) from June 28th-30th, 2014.
A number of modelers have described the dilemma they face convincing school officials that textbooks are the not best way to spend limited funds. Who needs textbooks? is a two-page document by Larry Dukerich that expresses a view held by some … Continue reading