Help students explore what it's really like to be a physicist.
Adopt-a-Physicist connects high school students with physics graduates via online message boards. In this supervised forum students and physicists can talk freely about careers, school, work, and family balance. Learn more.
Fall 2022 Schedule
- Teacher Registration: August 23 - September 26 (or until full)
- Physicist Registration: September 27 - October 10 (or until full)
- Teachers adopt physicists: October 11 - October 20
- Discussion forums open: October 25 - November 12
The Adopt-a-Physicist program is led by Sigma Pi Sigma, the physics honor society, with aid from the American Association of Physics Teachers. Technical support is provided by the ComPADRE Digital Library.