Alexandra Boyd

Alexandra Boyd is in her sixth year of teaching and her first year at Apex Friendship High School where she teaches all levels of physics.  Currently she is building the physics program at AFHS from the ground up and has participated in many fellowships including the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership and the SAS Curriculum Pathways Summer Institute.  Alexandra was also named the 2017 PhysTEC National Physics Teacher of the Year.

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A high school physics teachers’ dream PD: Visiting CERN

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What I learned: The importance of connections beyond the classroom

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