Many resources for teachers of AP Physics are available online. Other teachers of the course, especially, can be a source of materials and inspiration. Try searching with appropriate keywords, or take a look through some of the links given here.
- Advanced Introductory Classical Mechanics, from MIT's edX - This college-level, calculus-based Introductory Newtonian Mechanics course covers all of the topics and learning objectives specified in the College Board Course Description for Advanced Placement®Physics C (Mechanics).
Demos & Labs
Simulations and Modeling: Websites, Software
- PhET - Interactive physics and science simulations online, courtesy of the University of Colorado, Boulder. Highly recommended.
- The Physics Aviary - Excellent resource with active development ongoing.
- Physics Simulations - From Boston University's Andrew Duffy.
- SimBucket - A nice collection of HTML5-based simulations.
AP Physics Textbooks, Printed or Online
- Giancoli, Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition - for AP Physics 1 and 2 (print)
- OpenStax College Physics, 2012 (free, print and online)
- Etkina, College Physics, 2014 - for AP Physics 1 and 2 (print)
- Knight, College Physics: A strategic approach, 2015 - for AP Physics 1 and 2 (print)
- Serway & Jewett, Physics for Scientists and Engineers, 9th Ed. - for AP Physics C (print)