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by Dean Campbell
Sun, 05/17/2020 - 18:00

Potential enhancements to soda-based demonstrations of volcanic eruptions are described. Depending on the specific demonstration setup, outgassing of carbonated sodas can represent low-viscosity lava flows or more violent production of pyroclastic materials. These simple demos can be used as stand-alone experiments or in concert with other activities.

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by Mary Saecker
Wed, 05/13/2020 - 09:53

Chemistry Education in Times of Disruption 

The of the Journal of Chemical Education is now available to subscribers. Topics featured in this issue include: understanding structures; digital information and web-based learning; exploring everyday chemistry; curriculum innovations; games for teaching; NMR spectroscopy; examining properties of organic liquids; biochemistry laboratories; analytical and physical chemistry laboratories; computational chemistry; innovative low-cost instruments; research on knowledge and skills for teachers and chemists; from the archives: hands-on chemistry at home.

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by ACCT Admin
Sat, 05/09/2020 - 11:38

The ACCT project celebrates the teachers who have participated in and facilitated the ACCT professional development!

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by ACCT Admin
Sun, 04/26/2020 - 13:28

Here you can read a description of the Structure-Property Relationships thread of the Chemical Thinking framework.

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:45

Here you can find resources related to the ACCT project and the ACCT team.

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:26

Here you can read about the advisory board for the ACCT project

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:24

Here you can read about the ACCT evaluation team.

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:19

Here you can read about past members of the ACCT team.

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:11

Here you can read about current members of the ACCT team.

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by ACCT Admin
Fri, 04/24/2020 - 08:02

Here you can learn more about the ACCT project and the people involved.

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