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 ChemEd X
Tue, 04/13/2021 - 11:40

POGIL activities can be used to engage students in chemistry lessons through the use of student teams, effective models, and tiered questioning. ChemEd X Talks with Kristen and Stephanie, trained POGIL facilitators.

Recent activity: 5 hours 9 min ago
by Deanna Cullen
Tue, 04/13/2021 - 08:45

Typically held as part of the ACS National Meeting, this special event will be held virtually for the first time. You'll hear from James Bryant Conant Award Winner Michael A. Morgan who will reflect on his career and offer special insights and wisdom. There will be a short Q&A session with AACT President Jesse Bernstein before spending some networking time in breakout groups.

Recent activity: 5 hours 22 min ago
by Scott Donnelly
Sun, 04/11/2021 - 16:35

Please join us in this Zoom presentation (free registration) to learn more about how to connect and integrate Green Chemistry concepts and ideas to the curriculum. Breakout room sessions will center around the use of Green Chemistry concepts/ideas in the GChem classroom and in OChem lab. Open to all faculty from high school through university.

Recent activity: 1 day 20 hours ago
by Scott Donnelly
Mon, 03/22/2021 - 15:00

This Zoom presentation (= free registration) will share strategies and resources for communicating the facts about the teaching profession so students have accurate information about career prospects. Can't make it? Feel free to share this information with a colleague (or two).

Recent activity: 1 day 2 hours ago
by Scott Donnelly
Mon, 03/15/2021 - 10:24

General chemistry labs have changed significantly as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. What has been learned so far? And what will be the outlook for general chemistry labs post-COVID-19? 

Recent activity: 2 weeks 6 days ago
by ChemEd X
Thu, 03/04/2021 - 10:32

Collisions is a system of eight digital games, grounded in the rules of chemistry, that can be used to introduce, teach, and review more than 50 key concepts in your chemistry classroom. Collisions makes abstract concepts tangible by allowing students to visualize and manipulate the building blocks of matter, while providing a safe space to make mistakes and le

Recent activity: 2 weeks 2 days ago
by Scott Donnelly
Mon, 02/22/2021 - 08:00

This free webinar focuses on chemistry's pivotal role in deciphering recent current global events and issues and consumer product labeling. Examples of formative/summative assessment questions also will be presented.

Recent activity: 1 month 1 week ago
by Deanna Cullen
Sat, 02/20/2021 - 12:28

Check out this all-expenses paid, remotely delivered, summer 2021 professional development institute for high school chemistry teachers. Apply before March 31, 2021!

Recent activity: 1 month 3 weeks ago
by ChemEd X
Wed, 02/10/2021 - 18:48

ChemEd X Talks with Katy Dornbos about how she has transformed the way she is assessing her students - particularly on exams. Her new method of assessing was born from her desire to decrease student stress, minimize her grading time and keep the questions challenging enough to encourage deep thinking. Both she and her students are happy with the results! Join this interactive Talk! Register for this 30 minute Zoom meeting to be held Feb 25th at 5:30pm EST.

Recent activity: 1 month 2 weeks ago
by Karen Ye
Fri, 02/05/2021 - 17:30

This self-paced online professional development opportunity features two inquiry-based learning experiences that use familiar and easy to find materials, making these activities suitable for in-person or remote learning.

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago