University of West Georgia (2014)

The University of West Georgia Physics Department is excited to again be able to host a summer institute June 9-20, 2014 for teachers in grades 3-12.  The project was funded by the Georgia State Education Department and was called SMITE  (Science and Math Institute for Teacher Education).  The director of the project is Dr. Bob Powell and the workshop leaders are PTRAs who are experienced in providing STEM professional development for teachers in grades K-12.
Thank you Miranda Satterfield, Joseph Bogozan, Lauren DuShane, and Devon Lassetter for taking pictures of the workshop!! Go to the facebook page to see more!!
This year the workshop leaders included: Ann Robinson, Sharon Kirby, Dave Todd, and Bill Reitz.  The content topics were matter and energy/momentum.  For more information contact Ann Robinson ( or the university website (