Papers in Physics Education Research: 1996

This list includes papers published in a variety of journals that may be of interest to researchers in physics education and to physics teachers interested in making their classrooms more effective. Papers have been selected that focus on high school or college level physics teaching, though we may occasionally include papers described work with younger students if they seem relevant.

The American Journal of Physics, Vol. 64

appropriate role for education research", No. 10, October 1996, pp. 1316-1325. International Journal of Science Education, Vol. 18 Journal of the Learning Sciences, Vol. 5 Journal of Research on Computing in Ed., Vol. 28 Journal of Research in Science Teaching, Vol. 33 Journal of Science Education and Technology, Vol. 5 Physics Education, Vol. 31 The Physics Teacher, Vol. 34

Cedric J. Linder and Greg Hillhouse, "Teaching by conceptual exploration", September 1996, pp. 332-338.