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by Iain Smellie
Tue, 10/18/2022 - 17:06

Part 2 includes further anthocyanin experiments to make a connection between the food we eat and the chemical principles that are employed to ensure that canned foodstuffs can be preserved properly.

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by Deanna Cullen
Tue, 10/04/2022 - 19:22

The use of multiple representations helps to characterize students' understandings and their misconceptions. Stacey Lowery Bretz shared multiple resources and strategies for using them in her ChemEd X Talk. The recording is available here!

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by Yvonne Clifford
Tue, 09/13/2022 - 12:49

The Trials and Tribulations of a Teacher During COVID Times! - Part 4: In this four part series of articles, Yvonne Clifford provides readers with some tips and concrete, workable ideas that have helped to fulfill her desire to provide a chemistry programme that is both interesting and rigourous. 

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by ChemEd X
Thu, 09/08/2022 - 13:00

Check out the schedule for upcoming ChemEd X Talks and ChemEd X ChemBasics Talks along with recordings of past events. 

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by Yvonne Clifford
Sun, 09/04/2022 - 14:46

The Trials and Tribulations of a Teacher During COVID Times! - Part 3: In this four part series of articles, Yvonne Clifford seeks to provide readers with some tips and concrete, workable ideas that have helped to fulfill her desire to provide a chemistry programme that is both interesting and rigourous. 

Recent activity: 2 months 3 weeks ago
by Yvonne Clifford
Mon, 08/22/2022 - 13:52

The Trials and Tribulations of a Teacher During COVID Times! - Part 2: In this four part series of articles, Yvonne Clifford seeks to provide readers with some tips and concrete, workable ideas that have helped to fulfill her desire to provide a chemistry programme that is both interesting and rigourous. 

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by Yvonne Clifford
Thu, 08/18/2022 - 07:34

Yvonne Clifford shares tips and ideas for making your high school chemistry course both interesting and rigorous. 

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by Michael Farabaugh
Wed, 08/10/2022 - 18:19

Michael Farabaugh outlines mistakes and misconceptions that were encountered during the 2022 AP Reading and offers suggestions for improving performance on the AP Chemistry exam.

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Recent activity: 2 months 2 weeks ago
by ChemEd X
Mon, 07/25/2022 - 09:25

Readers likely recognize Tom Kuntzleman from his numerous ChemEd X blog posts and Journal of Chemical Education articles as well as his dazzling demonstrations on his Tommy Technetium YouTube and TikTok channels! Get to know Tom better in this interview.

Recent activity: 4 months 3 days ago
by Deanna Cullen
Mon, 07/18/2022 - 11:19

On July 14, 2022, Dr. Sarah English provided an overview of the digital interactive notebook process along with guidance on how to start building your own. In this ChemEd X Talk she outlined her organizational plan, examples of notebooks she has created and shares many of the resources she finds helpful in creating them. View a recording of Sarah's presentation and access materials here.

Recent activity: 4 months 1 week ago