Nathan A. Unterman
Nate Unterman has been a teacher for
31 years. Currently he teaches
Nate has been a TRAC teacher at Fermilab
(1989) and a REST teacher at Northwestern
University (2003-2005). Currently he is associated with Argonne National Laboratory within the Division of Educational Programs as the NEWTON BBS system
operator. NEWTON is designed to serve math,
science and computer teachers; and their students. He is involved with
the NCLT in designing assessments.
In addition to authoring teacher's guides
Park Physics and Not Just for Dummies: The
Physics of Auto Safety, Nate has been instrumental in the writing of Conceptual Physics, the development of
the Problem Based Learning curriculum, and developing meaningful assessments
and mining the data.
In addition to his other projects, Nate is a stamp collector. His patent
#5179501 is in electronics packaging. Nate is also
interested in amusement
parks, outdoor camping and being a good parent.
Friday, February 27, 2009