Pennsylvania 2017

Central Pennsylvania Section

American Association of Physics Teachers

Spring 2017 PTRA Workshop

Hands on Electricity Lessons for High School Physics


The workshop at the University of Scranton on April 21, 2017 explored the later units of the CASTLE curriculum designed to help students understand how electric fields are related to the function of electric circuits. The day also included learning how semiconductors work and the nature of AC. Workshop leaders: Pat Callahan ( Dave McCachren ( )

Hosting Institution Contact:
Prof. Nicholas P. Truncale, University of Scranton, 204 Monroe Ave