Instructional materials for chemistry-based education

ACS textbooks

ACS online resources

  • ChemEd Xchange
    Ideas, experiments, and activities for engaging and educating students, supported by the Journal of Chemical Education
  • ChemEd DL
    Digital resources, tools, and online services for teaching and learning chemistry

ACS Exams Institute

High quality chemistry assessment materials, including conceptual and laboratory exams, statistical data, student study guides, and more

Chemistry of everyday things

Articles and infographics

Videos, webinars, and podcasts

  • ACS Reactions
    Short videos on everyday chemistry, featuring chemistry life hacks
  • ACS Webinars
    Free webinars on a variety of topics; ACS members have access to archived recordings
  • The Chemistry of Things*
    Videos on the chemistry of everyday things; Portugese, with English subtitles
  • Chemistry Now*
    Videos on the science of everyday things, developed by NSF for the International Year of Chemistry 2011

Chemistry-based technology programs

Speciality topics

  • CAMEL Climate Change Education*
    Resources for teaching and discussing the science of climate change
  • nanoHUB*
    Simulations, lesson plans, and networking for nanotechnology educators and researchers
  • National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science*
    A collection of case studies for use in chemistry and other science courses

Other online resources

  • Chem Connections Project*
    Supporting materials for modules addressing modern concerns
  • King’s Centre for Visualization in the Sciences*
    A collection of interactive representations of molecular phenomena
  • Molecular Workbench*
    Interactive simulations illustrating a variety of chemical concepts

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