Teacher Programming

Enjoy programming focused on middle and high school chemistry education. The planned presentations are below. Check back regularly as more information becomes available.

Located in Pennsylvania Convention Center, 122B

Time Agenda
8:30 AM - 9:20 AM Reducing the risk: How green chemistry & RAMP inicrease safety in the lab
Janie Butler
9:20 AM - 10:10 AM Chem101: Active learning platform for advanced high school chemistry courses
Justin Weinberg
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Problem-solving based systematic approach to teaching IUPAC nomenclature of typical  organic compounds
Timothy Trygstad
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Using the latest technology to explore common chemistry concepts with your students
Melissa Hill & Elaine Name
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Well, how did I get here? From Olympic dreams and sailboat racing to chemical physics and teaching in the hood
Michael Morgan
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM Classroom activities for teachers from Journal of Chemical Education and ChemEdX
Laura Slocum
3:05 PM - 3:45 PM What I learned about teaching
Kenetia Thompson
3:45 PM - 4:35 PM Diet Coke and Mentos: Myths, misconceptions, mountains, and more
Tom Kuntzelman

Located in Pennsylvania Convention Center, 106A

Time Agenda
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM Make-and-take with everyday items to help teach concepts in chemistry
Sherri C. Rukes
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Resources for middle and high school
Laura Celik
10:10 AM - 10:55 AM Station labs: A thermochemistry example
Heather Weck
10:55 AM - 11:40 AM What you can do with an AACT resource
Matt Perekupka