● Physics Education Research: Systematic studies on how students learn science in general and physics in particular.
● Innovative Instruction: Student-centered instructional strategies with documented effectiveness.
● Teacher Education: Programs for in-service and pre-service science teachers ranging from elementary shool to high school.
● Community Outreach: Educational and fun interactive physics shows for pre-college classes at all levels, both at CCNY and at area schools.
Researcher: Areas of current interest
Richard Steinberg: Conducting research into teaching and learning of physics