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by Erica K. Jacobsen
Fri, 09/14/2018 - 00:24

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

Recent activity: 6 months 1 week ago
by Mary Saecker
Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:25

The September 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education is now available to subscribers. Topics featured in this issue include: reticular chemistry; laboratory research experience for students; historical perspective; chemistry and the environment; laboratories using color to understand chemistry; electrochemistry laboratories; DIY instrumentation; organic semiconductors; orbitals; computer-based learning and computational chemistry; from the archives: paper chromatography.

Recent activity: 6 months 3 days ago
by Jenelle Ball
Sun, 09/09/2018 - 00:18

Jenelle Ball, the immediate past chair of AACT, shares some current events and visions  related to ACCT. This is the first of what we hope will be a series of informal articles highlighting the benifits of joining AACT. 

Recent activity: 6 months 1 week ago
by ChemEd X
Tue, 08/28/2018 - 12:45

ChemEd X organized and hosted its inaugural symposium, Chemical Education Xchange: Engaging with Contributors, featuring invited speakers during BCCE 2018 at Notre Dame. The presentations of our Lead Contributors and Associate Editors were well-received. ChemEd X plans to host similar symposia at future conferences.

Recent activity: 6 months 3 weeks ago
by Mary Saecker
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 18:27

Relevant Topics for Instruction and Assessment

The August 2018 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education is now available to subscribers. Topics featured in this issue include: the chemistry of candy and sugar, examining virtual learning for laboratories, strengthening student understanding of acid-base chemistry, building scientific communication skills, emphasizing learning, sustainability and green chemistry, cost-effective resources and techniques, laboratory investigations, ConfChem conference on mathematics in undergraduate chemistry instruction, erupting from the archive: soda geysers.

Recent activity: 7 months 1 week ago
by Erica K. Jacobsen
Tue, 08/14/2018 - 13:42

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

Recent activity: 7 months 1 week ago
by Amiee Modic
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 16:48

Texas teachers Roxie Allen and Amiee Modic share a few nuggets about BCCE 2018 along with some reasons why you might think about attending in 2020.

Recent activity: 7 months 1 week ago
by Kaleb Underwood
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 12:37

A favorite demonstration is to boil water by lowering the pressure in a bell jar using a vacuum pump. Unfortunately, purchasing a bell jar, vacuum plate, and vacuum pump can run upwards of $1,000 which poses a hardship for many teachers. Here are two simple and inexpensive demonstrations of phase equilibrium and vapor pressure.

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Recent activity: 1 month 12 hours ago
by Deanna Cullen
Sun, 07/22/2018 - 08:39

This page is intended to help readers find access to articles cited within ChemEd X materials.

Recent activity: 7 months 2 weeks ago
by Erica K. Jacobsen
Wed, 07/18/2018 - 09:07

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

Recent activity: 8 months 6 days ago