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Kenneth Wester

PTE Coordinator
Chemistry
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Current Courses

312.001Physics Teaching From A Historical Perspective

353.001Student Teaching Seminar

302.001Computer Applications In High School Physics

287.022Independent Study

209.001Introduction To Teaching High School Physics

353.001Student Teaching Seminar

311.001Teaching High School Physics

Teaching Interests & Areas

Mr Ken Wester is an educational specialist coordinating the Department's Physics Teacher Education (PTE) program. Wester came to Illinois State University from the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science where he taught various levels of High School physics for 19 years. While teaching he has received various national awards including the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Education and is Nationally Board Certified in Science.   He is involved with various professional organizations including AAPT and NSTA.