News & Updates

Love is in the Air! (February 13, 2019)

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, AACT has put together a collection of loving content that may be useful in your chemistry classroom.

AACT Chemistry Teacher of the Year Award (February 5, 2019)

Apply today for the AACT Chemistry Teacher of the Year Award! These new awards will showcase the hard work and accomplishments of three gifted educators – there will be one winner each from Elementary, Middle, and High School who will receive a $1,000 cash prize and a free AACT membership renewal.

Using AACT Resources to Help Teach Aqueous Solutions (February 4, 2019)

As chemistry teachers plan activities for their students, AACT will highlight resources from our high school library that help to reinforce topics in different units throughout the school year. Our last news post highlighted resources from our high school library that could be used to support a Phase Changes and Heat Transfer unit. We will now focus on lessons and other activities that could be used in an Aqueous Solutions unit.

ChemMatters E-Periodical

Chemmatters jan2019

The February issue of ChemMatters is available now!

  • Connecting Chemistry and Art
  • Open for Discussion: Unpacking the Paleo Diet
  • Profile: Chancée Lundy Catalyzes Change
  • Making Sense of Milk
  • What’s Sunless Tanner?
  • The Periodic Table Turns 150
  • Clean, Green Chemistry

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