Welcome to the Home Page of the Western Pennsylvania Section

of the
     American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)     

The Western PA Section has the distinction of being the oldest chapter of all 47 separate Sections of AAPT, having been formed in 1932 (according to minutes of the meeting in Atlantic City on December 30, 1932).


          American Association of Physics Teachers Official Website

          WPA Section Officer's Directory

       Future Western-PA AAPT and National AAPT Meetings

       Past Meetings - WPA Section

       Link to other local AAPT sections

       Section Representative Reports

       Physical Sciences Resource Center: useful teacher resources from AAPT!

       AIP Job Center dedicated to assisting physics educated individuals in their search for jobs

       Student Membership Information AAPT Membership/Journals

       Planning Graduate Study in Physics