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Publications, Events, Community and much more.

AAPT members have full online access to current and past issues of The Physics Teacher (TPT) and American Journal of Physics (AJP), a subscription to Physics Today, discounts on meeting registrations, Physics Store and products and services in our Member Discount Program, access to resources to use in your classroom or lab, and much more.

But beyond these benefits, you become an integral part of a diverse community of physics educators. AAPT members cultivate the valuable contacts and relationships that serve to enrich their own careers and the profession as a whole.

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Connections Matter

A key benefit of AAPT is the tight integration of research and teaching, and the connection of teaching in university and secondary school levels. You cannot get this integration anywhere else. AAPT provides the whole picture of teaching physics.

Andres Bresges

University of Cologne

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