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by Tom Kuntzleman
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 13:46

Some research indicates that it is not always beneficial for students to work entirely on their own as they conduct inquiry-based investigations. This article explores a method of inquiry learning in which teachers and students work together to envision, conduct, and analyze experiments.

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Recent activity: 4 months 1 week ago
by Deanna Cullen
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 12:24

ChemEd X has invited professionals working in chemistry related fields to write about their background, experience and advice they have for those interested in a similar career path. Chemistry instructors can use these as a resource to help students glimpse the variety of chemistry related fields open to them. 

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by Jason Kong
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 09:20

Read Jason Kong’s career profile describing his background and his current position as a chemical laboratory supervisor for the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

 

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by Erica K. Jacobsen
Sat, 12/15/2018 - 19:24

Erica Jacobsen shares highlights from the December 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education.

Recent activity: 5 months 1 week ago
by Mary Saecker
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:03

Promoting Engagement in Critical Thinking

The December 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education is now available to subscribers. Topics featured in this issue include: wetting modification by photocatalysis, innovative approaches to promote student engagement, connecting concepts with real-world applications, examining outreach and peer-led team learning, exploring polymer chemistry, understanding kinetics, computer-based learning tools, cost-effective equipment, exploring the archives: carbohydrates.

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by Mary Saecker
Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:06

Increasing Authenticity of the Student Experience

Recent activity: 6 months 1 week ago
by Erica K. Jacobsen
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 23:22

Erica Jacobsen shares highlights from the November 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education.

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by Deborah Herrington
Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:55

Recent efforts have recognized the Framework for K-12 Science Education and the Next Generation Science Standards as the most current research regarding what we know about teaching and learning of science, and have suggested that 3-dimensional (3D) instruction should guide science instruction at not only the K-12 level, but also at the college level.

Recent activity: 7 months 2 days ago
by Scott Milam
Thu, 10/18/2018 - 22:27

Light is a challenging topic in chemistry. In this article, I share an outline of how I approach the content related to interactions between matter and light using activities, a simulation, demonstrations and whiteboards.

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Recent activity: 7 months 5 days ago
by Erica K. Jacobsen
Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:19

Erica Jacobsen shares highlights from the October 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education.

Recent activity: 7 months 1 week ago