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.

The program will be held at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Pacific Ballroom 15.

Sunday, August 25
Time Agenda
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM But I'm a science teacher! Leveraging the engineering embedded in the NGSS for student achievement
Tyler Kinner
9:15 AM - 9:35 AM Incorporating current nomenclature, terminology, and symbols in the high school curriculum
Michael David Mosher
9:35 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering in the high school chemistry classroom
Steve G Sogo
10:25 - 11:05 AM Teacher's toolbox for lab safety
Jennifer Bishoff
11:05 AM - 11:35 AM Growing the periodic table: How are elements discovered, verified and named?
Mark C Cesa
11:35 AM - 11:55 AM IYPTNational Chemistry Week and AACT
Sherri C. Rukes
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Chemistry Educators Luncheon

This luncheon is an opportunity for educators from different levels to exchange ideas and network. Sponsored by the ACS Education Division and Division of Chemical Education (CHED).

If you register for the meeting as a pre-college teacher, DO NOT purchase a ticket to the luncheon.
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Chemical engineering for middle and high school 
Julie A Smith
1:45 PM - 2:40 PM Bonding, dissolving, and precipitation: Concept inventories that measure student thinking using multiple representations and Johnstone’s domains
Stacey Lowery Bretz
2:50 PM - 3:30 PM Using climate phenomena in the chemistry classroom
Crystal Howe
3:30 PM - 4:10 PM Minimizing chemical waste costs in the teaching labs with solid-state reactions and micro-scale experiments
Juan Noveron
4:10 PM - 4:35 PM Using green chemistry to remedy environmental problems
Steven P Kosmas
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

DivCHED/Teacher Reception
Featuring The Uncomfortable Effort of Thinking by Derek Muller of Veritasium

Hosted by: American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT), ACS-Hach Programs, ACS ChemClubs, and the Division of Chemical Education

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Marina Ballroom Salon D/E