Resource FeatureThe Chemistry Close Read
High school chemistry teacher Jenelle Ball joins forces with an English teacher and a librarian to successfully implement an English class reading technique in a chemistry class.
Lessons by teachers with their inspiration for the activity or tips for how to implement the lesson.
Resource FeatureStoichiometry Set-up Method
How do you make stoichiometry calculations easier for students to understand? This teacher describes a process of using visual cues in combination with a step-by-step problem solving method to guide students.
Reflections and perspectives by teachers about topics that effect chemistry education.
Classroom CommentaryHow I Found Modeling Pedagogy
Throughout his 35-year teaching career, this teacher found success in active learning, particularly through modeling chemistry pedagogy. Read how his teaching evolved by incorporating new techniques, strategies, and ideas.
Nuts & Bolts
Functional tips you can implement in your classroom.
Nuts & BoltsTeaching Chemistry on a Budget
Do you have an unlimited budget for your classroom? Learn tips for maximizing your teaching resources and supplies, while minimizing cost.
Nuts & BoltsRound Robin: A Collaborative Problem-Solving Tool
Try this this problem solving activity that provides the opportunity for students to learn from each other in a cooperative manner.
Nuts & BoltsMinimizing Error in a Stoichiometry Lab
A student suggests an alternative method to minimize the error in an exciting stoichiometry experiment.
How to incorporate technology into your chemistry classroom.
Tech TipsGoogle Drawings: Visualizing and Interacting
An instructional guide for teachers who want to use the Google App, Google Drawings, in their classroom.
Tech TipsConnecting Chemistry Students with Practicing Professionals
Learn how to leverage a virtual platform to connect your students to practicing professionals.
In My Element
Stories about teachers finding their way to the chemistry classroom.
In My ElementIs Chemistry Really That Hard?
Elliot Richman shares ways in which he tries to make chemistry less remote, less abstract, and more approachable for his students, including interdisciplinary projects and real world applications.
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EditorialSo Many Firsts
September 2 marked the one year anniversary of AACT and Chemistry Solutions. Read about this year of firsts from the editor.
The simulation for the September 2015 issue allows students to investigate the effect of changing variables on both the volume and the density of a solid, a liquid, and a gas sample. Students will analyze the different states of matter at the particle level as well as quantitatively.
Chemistry FunChemistry Fun
Looking for some chemistry humor? You've come to the right place!
Teacher 2 Teacher
What's one inspiring thing you learned from a chemistry teacher?
You answered on Twitter:
Nothing will ever go as planned, and that's okay. You can still learn something from the experience.
Never stop asking questions!
That I should never be fearful of trying something different.