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Optics Education and Outreach
Editor(s): G. Groot Gregory
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Volume Number: 7783
Date Published: 20 August 2010

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Front Matter: Volume 7783
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Active learning in optics and photonics (ALOP): a model for teacher training and professional development
Author(s): Minella Alarcon; Zohra Ben Lakhdar; Ivan Culaba; Souad Lahmar; Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan; Alexander P. Mazzolini; Joel Maquiling; Joseph Niemela
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Optics professional development in North Carolina
Author(s): Pamela O. Gilchrist; Joyce Hilliard-Clark; Tuere Bowles
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Implementation stories from the PHOTON PBL project
Author(s): Judith Donnelly; Nicholas M. Massa; Michele Dischino; Fenna Hanes
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Piloting photonics curriculum in staff development
Author(s): Pamela O. Gilchrist; Brandon Conover; Tuere Bowles; Casey deDeugd; Joyce Hilliard-Clark
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Light: connecting to the Connecticut science standards
Author(s): Nancy Magnani; Mary Lou Blanchette Smith
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Development of a biophotonics concept inventory for program evaluation
Author(s): Jodie A. Galosy; Marco Molinaro; Michelle McCombs; Ana Corbacho
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The development of formative assessment probes for optics education
Author(s): Erin F. C. Dokter; Stephen M. Pompea; Robert T. Sparks; Constance E. Walker
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Photonic games: hands-on challenges to spark teenagers' interest in light
Author(s): A.-S. Poulin-Girard; G. Thériault; A. April; S. Bassene; H. Dehez; A. Desbiens; G. Goubert; H. Lemieux; J. Lévesque; B. Roy; V. Zambon
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Lighting Up Science: novel education kits for grades 5-8
Author(s): Steven J. Davis; Amy J. R. Bauer
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Teaching adaptive optics concepts in the high school classroom using an active engagement, experimental approach
Author(s): Robert T. Sparks; Stephen M. Pompea; Constance E. Walker; Erin F. C. Dokter
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Learning by playing: how to create the perfect learning game for and with optics
Author(s): Tobias Haist; Avinash Burla
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Experience the magic of light and color: outreach activity by Universidad del Valle student chapter
Author(s): Claudia Valdes; Camilo Reyes; Alberto Osorio; Efrain Solarte
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An optics education program designed around experiments with small telescopes
Author(s): Stephen M. Pompea; Robert T. Sparks; Constance E. Walker; Erin F. C. Dokter
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Teaching illumination engineering using light pollution education kits
Author(s): Constance E. Walker; Stephen M. Pompea; Robert T. Sparks; Erin Dokter
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Magic of Light
Author(s): Dan Curticapean
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Informal optics education and outreach programs in Southern California
Author(s): Donn M. Silberman; Robert Cartland; Brian Monacelli; Desire Whitmore
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Optical demonstrations through science fairs
Author(s): G. Groot Gregory; David P. Biss; Barbara Darnell
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Stories from Laser Camp: outreach activities for kids
Author(s): Derek Tourangeau; James Simoneau
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An inquiry-based course in nano-photonics
Author(s): Christine Broadbridge; Jodi Calvert; Judith Donnelly; Jacquelynn Garofano; Nicholas Massa
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New optical engineering and instrument design programs at the University of California, Irvine Extension
Author(s): Donn M. Silberman; Valentina V. Doushkina
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Rethinking optical engineering capstone design experience
Author(s): Robert M. Bunch; Richard S. Lepkowicz; Sergio C. Granieri
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Ten years of photonics education at the college level in Ontario: results and by-products
Author(s): Marc Nantel
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Introducing biophotonics to first year undergraduates in science and non-science majors: approaches and lessons learned
Author(s): Marco Molinaro; James Shackelford
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Perspectives of mobile learning in optics and photonics
Author(s): Dan Curticapean; Andreas Christ; Markus Feißt
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