Events

Events at ChemEd X are professional development opportunities for chemical educators.

Events include webinars, workshops, conferences, and meetings of interest to chemical educators. Currently, this is placeholder for event listings.

by Stephanie O'Brien
Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:36

It is the time of year when POGIL workshops are being planned and registration is open. The facilitation teams are awesome and it is a very worthwhile experience, not just about POGIL, but about teaching, learning, and how we think about our students.

Recent activity: 1 month 1 week ago
by Anonymous (not verified)
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 09:32

The Center for Innovative and Strategic Transformation of Alkane Resources (CISTAR), an NSF Engineering Research Center at Purdue University, is hosting an exciting Research Experience for Teachers (RET) during the summer of 2019.

Recent activity: 3 months 1 week ago
by Deanna Cullen
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 22:55

The American Chemical Society (ACS) will be accepting applications for the 2018-2019 ACS-Hach Professional Development Grant starting October 15. Teachers can request up to $1,500 to fund their professional development needs.

Recent activity: 6 months 2 weeks ago
by Deanna Cullen
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 12:01

The Journal of Chemical Education announces a call for papers for an upcoming special issue on Reimagining Chemistry Education: Systems Thinking, and Green and Sustainable Chemistry.- 

Recent activity: 6 months 3 weeks ago
by Deanna Cullen
Thu, 09/27/2018 - 23:01

NSF is looking for exciting ideas for future themes in fundamental science, engineering and STEM education research.
Do you have an idea? Enter the #NSFIdeaMachine.

Recent activity: 6 months 3 weeks ago
by Stephanie O'Brien
Sat, 09/15/2018 - 17:58

This year's STANYS Conference will be held at the Riverside Convention Center in Rochester NY on November 3-5, 2018. 

Recent activity: 7 months 1 week ago
by Stephanie O'Brien
Thu, 08/09/2018 - 21:48

I have attended ACS teacher program the past three years and have not been disappointed. These are some the reasons I’m going to attend the portion at the ACS national meeting Sunday and Monday August 19th -20th.

Recent activity: 8 months 2 weeks ago
by Megan Fegley
Fri, 07/13/2018 - 09:09

The 2018 Freshman Research Initiative (FRI) Conference will take place October 3-5, 2018 at the University of Texas at Austin. The FRI conference is designed to engage and support faculty and administrators who are interested in adapting the FRI educational model at their own institutions.

Recent activity: 9 months 2 weeks ago
by Deanna Cullen
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 23:05

A new event is scheduled for BCCE 2018. Holly Walter Kerby and Maria Gallardo-Williams will be master of ceremonies of the premiere of "The Mole," the story event for and by chemical educators. They have designed the event to be similar to The Moth, a nationally recognized program for storytellers. 

Recent activity: 9 months 3 weeks ago
by Stephanie O'Brien
Sat, 04/07/2018 - 15:20

If you have never attended an official Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL) training, you may consider doing so this summer. Many educators mention they have used POGIL activities. The POGIL pedagogy is not simply students completing worksheets. It requires training to implement it in order to achieve the desired effects of developing students process skills along with providing the opportunity for students to self discover content through collaborative roles.

Recent activity: 1 year 2 weeks ago