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2014-2015 Grant Recipients




Alan Allmen

Ogden International High School

Ogden High School Lab Equipment

Christine Ashmore-Good

Wapahani High School

College Chemistry on a High School Budget

Anne Atkins

West Forsyth High School

Flipped Instruction in the Chemistry Classroom

Rachel Benner

Media Arts Collaborative Charter School

Creating a Chemistry Stockroom

Sam Bennett

Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy

Spectrophotometer for River Analysis

Carol Bohatch

James Clemens High School

What's a VSEPR?

Stefanie Bragg

William Blount High School

Implementing AP Chemistry in Rural East Tennessee High School

Nicholas Breslin

Katella High School

Creating an AP Chemistry Program

Warren Brewer

Roncalli High School

To Move from a Teacher Driven to a Student Driven Chemistry Classroom

William Brown

Queensbury Union Free School District

Vacuum Pump Demonstration Equipment

Lowell Brown

O'neill High School


Rosemary Camp

Liberty North High School

Making Connections with Probeware

Susan Catlett

Riverbend High School

Technology for the Flipped Classroom

Evy Colon-Garcia

James Irwin Charter High School

Use of technology as a Learning Aid for Chemical Concepts in Chemistry Classes

Kevin Conkel

Hudsonville Public Schools

Bridging the Gap With Absent Students

Yvonne Coogan

Garden City High School

Spectronic 20

Kelly Corbett

Gainesville High School

Chemistry for Life

Stephen Costin

Louisiana School For Math, Science, And The Arts

Research Opportunities for High School Students

Matthew Craig

Avon High School

Continuing the Development of Technology in the Advanced Science Classroom

Luke Crawley

University High School Of Indiana

Chemistry on the Go

Julia Ellis

Bloomfield High School

Melt with Us! Increasing Technology-Enhanced Labs in AP Chemistry

Jessica Enlow

Cox Mill High School

Reaching Out for the Love of Science

Rebecca Falin

Wirt County High School

Inquiry and Project Based Chemistry

Erika Fatura

Pentwater Public Schools

Collaboration, Differentiation, and Updates at the NSTA Conference

Kim Finnerty

Edward Little High School

Chemistry through Agriculture

Shannon Foskett

Twinsburg High School

Twinsburg High School Spectrophotometer Grant

Karen Friedland

Notre Dame Cristo Rey High School

Chemistry Lab Initiative

Steve Gade

Morro Bay High School

Professional Laboratory Field Study

Lindsey Given

Durant High School

Inquiries in Science Chemistry Kits

Amy Hammer

Richardson High School

Online Pre-AP Chemistry Tutorials

Emily Hart

Kipp Nyc College Prep

Inquiry in Action!

Melissa Hemling

Beaver Dam High School

Inquiry Through Titration

Jeanette Hencken

Webster Groves High School

Engaging Chemistry

Lynn Hensley

South Lyon High School

3D Water Molecule Kits

Kayla Hill-Gilvin

Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

Align Labs to NGSS

David Huntington

Hawaii Preparatory Academy

HPA Huntington Grant

Rebecca Jansing-Kaestner

Pope John Paul Ii High School

Research and Modeling Using SpectroVis Probes

Diana Kennen

Rockdale Magnet School For Science And Technology

Vernier SpectroVis in the Chemistry Lab

Leslie Knight

Hudson High School

HHS Chemistry for All Students

Abbe Kya

Centennial High School

Environmental Effects of Pollution

Larry Loomis-Price

Esprit International School

Yellow Oil to Green Fuel

Kari Luckett

Kalamazoo Central High School

Using the LabQuest2 to support the new AP curriculum

Cheryl Manning

Evergreen High School

Making Chemistry Relevant

Jennifer  Marlow

Carmel High School

The Chemistry of Materials

Jeffery Mathis

Desert Academy

Continued Expansion of Spectrophotometric Classroom Capabilities

Jessica Mendoza

Parkland High School

Lab Equipment for Inquiry Based Labs in Stoichiometry

Shawn Millinder

Elk County Catholic High School

Strengthening a High School Organic Chemistry Course by Integrating Authentic Analytical Instrumentation Into Its Curriculum

Linda Monroe

Warren Central High School

Chemistry with LEGO Bricks

Roxanna Moore

Harlingen Hs South

Science STAARs

Christy Morgan

Leeton R-X School District

Leeton Chemistry Grant

Patrick Nolan

Malverne Senior High School

Enhancing Student Understanding of Organic Chemistry Through Hands-On Modeling and Experimentation

Phillip  Norris

Gateway Stem High School

Updated Lab Technology

Justin Orlando

St. Louis Priory School

Improving Chemical Hygiene in High School Labs

Paul Petzrick

Trinity Christian School

Proposal for Gas Diffusion Demonstration and Laboratory Materials

Philip Pietrangelo

Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School

Analysis of Food Preparation

Karen Pompeo

East Coweta High School

ECHS Chemistry Lab Technology

Harold Potter

Summit High School

Summit High School's ACS-Hach Grant

Eric Rasmussen

Temecula Preparatory School


David Richards

St. Thomas More Academy

At the Intersection of Chemistry and Biology:  Gel Electrophoresis

Tiska Rodgers

Dexter High School

Dexter High School Chemistry Lab Equipment

Beth Rohrig

Wichita High School East

Water Testing in the Midwest

Kathleen Rowett

Masconomet High School

Vernier Gas Probe Sensors and AC adaptors

Jennifer Rushing

Central Coast New Tech High

Got Sensors?

Riley Sain

Clinton High School

Purchase a Vernier Emissions Spectrometer

Diana Simpson

Seton Catholic Central Hs

Watershed Water Quality Testing Materials and Equipment

Namthip Sitachitta

Mckinley High School

Implementing Vernier Technology in AP Chemistry Classes

Jane Skinner

Farragut High School

Interpreting Colors of Chemistry with Spectrophotometry

Donald Sloat

Marple Newtown High School

Technology to Better Connect with Students

Debbie Smith

Poland Seminary High School

Expanding Vernier for Chemistry Labs

Bryan Smith

Polaris K-12 School

An analytical balance for chemistry & research

Hillary Stacey

Empire High School

Burets for Titrations

Jenette Stanley

Christian Community Schools

Dual Credit AP Chemistry Lab Equipment/Supplies

Tamica Stubbs

Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technolgy High School

Chembassadors: All For Chem and Chem For All!

Rebecca Talik

Carrollton High School

Technology in the Chemistry Classroom

Sarah Taylor

Clifton High School

Active Inquiry

Hernesto Tellez

Sandia High School

An Investigation into Potential Arsenic Contamination in New Mexico's Private Drinking Wells using Ion Chromatography Analysis

Vincent Thornburg

Shadyside High School

Introducing Spectroscopy to the High School Lab

Roy Ting

James Logan High School

Experiments With(out) Atmospheric Pressure

Amy Varricchio

Tesoro High School


Edwin Villhauer

Morristown High School

Digital melting point apparatus

Jingjing Wang

Mother Seton Regional High School

"Simple Elements Igniting Future Chemists"

Jodi Warner

Greenway High School

Natural Chemistry: A Differentiated Chemistry

Claudia Witt

Loy Norrix High School


Joseph Woolsey

Monticello High School

Upgrading Chemistry Education

Ashley  Zeek

Gateway High School

Interaction in the Classroom

Daniel Zuidema

Chattanooga Christian School

A Proposal for a Vernier Mini-GC