Picks

ChemEd X contributors and staff members are continually coming across items of interest that they feel others may wish to know about. Picks include, but need not be limited to, books, magazines, journals, articles, apps—most anything that has a link to it can qualify.

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by Colleen Megowan...
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 20:48

AMTA’s Introduction to Modeling Instruction distance learning course will focus on the role of models and modeling in learning as it relates to teaching STEM content in both formal and informal contexts. Participants will review fundamental theories of thinking and learning and examine the latest theoretical trends.

Recent activity: 3 days 11 hours ago
by Ben Meacham
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:31

As a teacher, having the freedom to create or edit something within my instruction based on the needs of my students is incredibly important to me. So, when I found out the activities in Pivot Interactives are completely customizable, I was thrilled.

Recent activity: 4 days 5 hours ago
by Maria Gallardo-...
Sun, 10/14/2018 - 12:51

Radium Girls is one of those books that can’t be put down. It challenges us with imagery so vivid that sometimes you just want to look away, but you are so invested in the lives of the girls that you persevere to the end. It is tragic and strong but also hopeful and tender.

Recent activity: 2 months 5 days ago
by Hal Harris
Sat, 10/06/2018 - 09:10

The Festival of the Spoken Nerd is a trio of comedians who work in comedy clubs in the UK, using material based on science and math. From the routines and jokes developed for their shows, two of the three members of the group have distilled “The Element in the Room”.

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago
by Holly Kerby
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 22:31

Diane Bunce presented a story titled "I Hate Cheating" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to her podcast.

 

Recent activity: 2 months 2 weeks ago
by Maria Gallardo-...
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 22:17

Lyniesha Wright presented a story titled "They're Just a Little Bit Taller" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to his podcast.

 

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago
by Maria Gallardo-...
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 22:02

Ryan Johnson presented a story titled "The Long and Winding Road to Chemistry Ed" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to his podcast.

 

 

Recent activity: 2 months 2 weeks ago
by Maria Gallardo-...
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 21:44

Julia Winter presented a story titled "How I Built a 2.5 Million Dollar Business From a High School Classroom" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to her podcast.

 

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago
by Holly Kerby
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 21:17

Zena McFadden presented a story titled "Too Many Lab Rules" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to her podcast.

 

 

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago
by Maria Gallardo-...
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 20:58

Holly Walter Kerby presented a story titled "Mary Ryan is Never Wrong" during The Mole Storytelling Jam held as part of BCCE 2018. Listen to her podcast.

 

 

Recent activity: 2 months 1 week ago