Featured project: IOLab

PER has developed the IOLab system, built around a low-cost, easy-to-use, all-purpose handheld device that performs a myriad of functions for both introductory and advanced physics courses.

The Role of Metacognition in Physics Instruction

Metacognition is important in the teaching of physics. We are exploring how to ask good metacognitive questions and the effect of such questions on the students learning of physics.