Community for the Advancement of Physics Education (CAPE) is a community of physics high school teachers who support, advance and apply the results of physics education through a variety of activities in their own classrooms.

CAPE is part of the STEM Education Alliance.

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Get Involved

Physics Day

  • Participate in Physics Day teaching workshops that introduce best practices in teaching physics content, applicable to high school physics classrooms.
  • Bring your high school students to Physics Day to learn about the benefits of becoming a physics major.

Step Up 4 Women

  • Incorporate lesson plans from the STEP UP program to inspire young women in high school to pursue physics degrees in college. STEP UP is a nationwide movement that aims to increase the number of women in physics. 


  • Network with other high school physics teachers.

Meet Our Team

Contact Us

  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
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