Professional Development


Enrich your classroom experience with AACT’s professional education opportunities designed for the K–12 teacher of chemistry. AACT offers free webinars throughout the year on a variety of topics to help you reach your professional goals. Learn from education experts, experienced classroom teachers, and industry leadersAACT members can re-watch webinars and have access to the presentation documents.

Upcoming Webinar

Title: Best of ChemEd 2021 | Tuesday

Virtual Summer Symposium Presenters:
Andres Tretiakov, Physics Technician, St Paul’s School and Bob Worley Chemistry Adviser, CLEAPSS, UK
Ariel Serkin, Norfolk County Agricultural High School, Walpole, MA
Doug Ragan, Hudsonville High School, Hudsonville, MI
Catherine Zavacki and Anjana Iyer, Hillsborough High School, NJ
Michael P Jansen, Crescent School, Toronto, ON
Alfredo Luis Mateus, COLTEC – Colégio Técnico da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Kathy Perkins, PhET Interactive Simulations, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO
Date: Tuesday, July 27, 2020, 12:00 pm ET

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Present a Webinar

Do you have expertise in an area of K–12 chemistry education? Interested in presenting a webinar? We'd love to hear from you! Please contact AACTwebinar@acs.org for details.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Earn CEUs or similar professional learning credits for attending an AACT professional development webinar. Please contact your local school district or state education office to learn more about credit hour requirements in your area. AACT cannot grant professional credits but will provide teachers who attend webinars in their entirety with a certificate of attendance. Please contact AACTwebinar@acs.org for more information.

Other Professional Development Opportunities

Science Coaches

Collaborate throughout the school year with a chemistry professional who can help make chemistry come to life for your students and receive $500 to enhance your science classroom. View our informational webinar to learn more.