What to Expect

Time Requirements

Science Coaches

Science Coaches participating in Science Coaches One-on-One make six, one-hour visits to their AACT teacher member. Activities completed during this time can include planning sessions, lab assistance, or demonstrations. Science Coaches participating in Science Coaches Teams interact in their private, virtual forum at least once every two weeks. 

AACT Teacher Members

Teachers in Science Coaches One-on-One coordinate with their partnered coach at least six classroom visits in a school year. Teachers in Science Coaches Teams interact with their teammates and assigned coach at least once every two weeks.

Role of a Science Coach

Chemists' knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm for science are valuable contributions to share. Science Coaches can make learning more meaningful by relating concepts to real-world applications while being supportive of a science teacher.