Instructor of Physics and Mathematics, Interlochen Arts Academy
Ph.D. candidate, Michigan State University; M.S., Central Michigan University; B.S., USTHB, Algiers, Algeria
Instructor of Physics and Mathematics Taoufik Nadji is a former instructor of physics and astronomy at Saginaw Valley State University and instructor of mathematics at Mid-Michigan Community College. He has been a featured Physics speaker for project SOLVE, Saginaw Valley State University and featured plenary speaker at the Michigan section of the American Association of Physics Teachers. Mr. Nadji has published an article about effective ways of teaching labs in The Physics Teacher magazine and various mini-articles involving mathematical activities that enhance one's teaching of mathematical concepts. He also authored computer software that is published on the Internet and distributed on CD-ROM in Japan. Mr. Nadji developed and continues to teach an online math course at Northwestern Michigan College, and has conducted workshops at MSTA Conferences on The Physics of Music and various talks on the implementation of PER teaching methods at Interlochen Arts Academy in AAPT's national conferences.