San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
1 - 5 August 2010
Conference 7783
Optics Education and Outreach
Sunday 1 August 2010
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Abstract Due:
18 January 2010

Author Notification:
29 March 2010

Manuscript Due Date:
7 July 2010

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Session 1:
Professional Development
Sunday 1 August 2010
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Sense of achievement in optics and photonics in Morocco: The case study of Regional Academy of Education and Training for Rabat and its region
Paper 7783-1
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Active learning in optics and photonics (ALOP): a model for teacher training and professional development
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Optics professional development in North Carolina
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Implementation stories from the PHOTON PBL project
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Piloting photonics curriculum in staff development
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Session 2:
Assessment
Sunday 1 August 2010
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Light: connecting to the Connecticut science standards
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Development of a biophotonics concept inventory for program evaluation
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The development of formative assessment probes for optics education
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Session 3:
K-12 Programs
Sunday 1 August 2010
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Photonic games: hands-on challenges to spark teenagers' interest in light
Paper 7783-9
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Lighting Up Science: novel education kits for grades 5-8
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Teaching adaptive optics concepts in the high school classroom using an active engagement, experimental approach
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Optics DVD for Russian secondary school students
(Canceled)
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Session 4:
Informal Education
Sunday 1 August 2010
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Learning by playing: how to create the perfect learning game for and with optics
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Experience the magic of light and color: outreach activity by Universidad del Valle student chapter
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An optics education program designed around experiments with small telescopes
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Teaching illumination engineering using light pollution education kits
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Magic of Light
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Informal optics education and outreach programs in Southern California
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Optical demonstrations through science fairs
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Stories from Laser Camp: outreach activities for kids
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Session 5:
College Programs
Sunday 1 August 2010
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
An inquiry-based course in nano-photonics
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New optical engineering and instrument design programs at the University of California, Irvine Extension
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Rethinking optical engineering capstone design experience
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Ten years of photonics education at the college level in Ontario: results and by-products
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Introducing biophotonics to first year undergraduates in science and non-science majors: approaches and lessons learned
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Perspectives of mobile learning in optics and photonics
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Symposium-wide Plenary Session
Sunday 1 August 2010
6:00 PM - 7:25 PM

6:00 pm: Introduction and Opening Remarks

6:05 pm: The National Ignition Facility: Operational Status and Plans, Edward I. Moses, NIF and Photon Science, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (USA)

6:45 pm: Solid State Lighting: Science, Technology, and Economic Perspectives, Jeffrey Y. Tsao, Sandia National Labs. (USA)
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