The PhysTEC program at UCF is increasing the number of highly-qualified high school physics teachers and transforming the learning environment for our own students. We do that with undergraduate Learning Assistantscourses on Physics pedagogy, a Physics B.A. degree with a focus in Education, and staffing a veteran high school teacher as full-time Teacher-in-Residence to recruit students into the teaching profession.

Become a Teacher

Teaching high school physics is a rewarding profession that allows you to have a tangible role in making the world a better place, great work-life balance, and job security. And it probably pays better than you think. Read more here.