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CHEMISTRY TEACHERS
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PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS

American Chemical Society

Southern California Local Section
California Science Teachers Association
Chemical Heritage Foundation
Greater Los Angeles Science Teachers Association - GLATSA
National Science Teachers Association
The College Board-AP Chemistry
USC Consortium for Technology in Teaching Chemistry

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INFORMATION
National Board Certification
Information and Support
National Board Certification Links
David Brooks Online Coursework for High School Teachers -
University of Nebraska at Lincoln
Check our Available Education, Training and Workshops Webpage - This includes links to all Chemical Education Graduate Programs.

EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES
FLINN SCIENTIFIC

FREY SCIENTIFIC
GRAINGER

VALUABLE WEBSITE MEDIA AND TEACHING RESOURCES

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Associated Chemistry Teachers of Texas Resources - A variety of excellent online resources for teachers
Bill Nye Materials and Resources
Bob Belford's General Chemistry Page

Chemistry Fundamentals Program - UNC-Chapel Hill:  designed for anyone who wants an introduction or review of the fundamentals of chemistry that will be used in freshman level chemistry classes.  Provides a review of basic high school chemistry.
Chemistry Teaching Resources
CSUN Chemistry Resources
Electron Configuration Animation
Free Chem Teacher Resources
General Chemistry Online Resources
Karen Timberlake's  Chemistry Website
Lee Marek's Online Chemical Demonstrations
NMR & IR Online at UCLA
Paul Groves' The Mole Hole
Great AP Resources and More
Recommended and Reviewed Sites from Mark Treadwell's Teachers at Work
SciQuest at SciCentral
Spark Notes:  Chemistry Study Guides
Steve Marsden's Fabulous Website
Excellent resource-see the MEDIA links!
The Catalyst:  Lesson Plans, Labs, PowerPoint Presentations, etc.
Wilton High School's 
CHEMISTRY COACH

Every possible chemistry tutorial and website link you can imagine
 - organized by topic (just scroll down)
 

Online Instructional Resources & Publications
        shared at an AP Summer Institute - Valuable for All

The Scientist

http://www.the-scientist.com/

Terrific Science Books, Kits and More

http://www.tsbkm.com/ 

Games for Science Education

http://www.gamesforscience.com/ 

Today’s Chemist at Work

http://pubs.acs.org/journals/tcwoe7/index.html 

Chemical Heritage

http://www.chemheritage.org/pubs/pub-nav2.html 

ChemMatters (and more)

http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=education%5Ccurriculum%5Cchemmatt.html

Shakhashiri’s Chemical Demonstrations (Vol 1-4)

http://www.wisc.edu/wisconsinpress/books/1740.htm 

In the Lab of Shakhasiri

http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/ 

Laboratory Experiments for Advanced Placement Chemistry

http://www.flinnsci.com/Sections/spotlightDisplay.asp?ID=1&cat=2 

 

A Demo a Day

A Demo A Day—Chemical Demonstration Book 
A Demo A Day, Volume 2—Another Year of Chemical Demonstrations

Hands on Chemistry Activities with Real Life Applications

http://www.csun.edu/~vceed002/books/ 

AP Chemistry Multiple Choice Questions in Preparation for the AP Chemistry Exam

http://www.dsmarketing.com/books2.htm

 

Article regarding the move toward conceptual chemistry instruction 

http://pubs.acs.org/cen/education/8110/8110education.html

 

Mr. Guch’s Cavalcade of Chemistry

http://www.chemfiesta.com/

24 Lessons that Rocked the World and other Publications

http://www.chemfiesta.com/   or direct  http://misterguch.brinkster.net/24.pdf

Chemistry Olympiad

http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/educatorsandstudents.html 

ACS:  See HS Chemistry Exam

http://www.acs.org   

Holy Mol-EE Sing Along chemistry-Lydia Jones 

www.sing-smart.com

Order High School Kit - Free

www.handsonplastics.com

Aurora Borealis Calendar

Todd Communications  email sales@toddcom.com $15

Molymods – Molecular Modeling Kits

Carolina Biological  http://www.carolina.com


Chemistry History/Current Event Sites

CHEMICAL HERITAGE NEWSMAGAZINE AND RESOURCES Teaching resources and 
Current Events
History of Science Links Chem Ed Listserv Archive Search
S. Murov - Modesto Jr College   
Chemistry History
Michael Faraday's Christmas Lectures - The Chemical History of a Candle
Science History Timeline Museum of the History of Science

ONLINE PUBLICATIONS OF INTEREST

Chemical Heritage Foundation Newsmagazine
This publication has a variety of activities which meet many of the national standards. There are teacher's guides and student pages, as well as web quests. 

 

The Journal of Chemical Education,
and new Searchable JCE Project ChemLab Database  
as well as the JCE High School ChemEd Learning Information Center

 

The Science Education Review
Comprehensive review of the international science education literature, original articles, a wealth of readily-implemented classroom activities, and other great ideas for the busy primary and high school teacher. Send request for a FREE INTRODUCTORY ISSUE to willdown@flexi.net.au .

ONLINE CHEMISTRY QUIZZES

Chemistry Quiz [ Chemistry ]
Some Tough General Chemistry Questions [ Chemistry ]
Inorganic Chemistry Quiz [ Chemistry ]
Organic Chemistry Quiz [ Chemistry ]
Chemistry in Short [ Chemistry ]
Simple Chemistry [ Chemistry ]
Chemistry Quiz [ Chemistry ]
Basic Organic Chemistry [ Chemistry ]
Famous Chemists And Chemistry Laws [ Chemistry ]
Chemistry 101: Elements and Compounds [ Chemistry ]


ONLINE QUIZ GENERATION PROGRAMS
CUSTOM QUIZ MAKERhttp://www.dun.org/sulan/homepage_generator/default.htm
QUIZSTAR:  http://quizstar.4teachers.org/
QUIZ CENTER AT Discovery.com
http://school.discovery.com/quizcenter/quizcenter.html

PUZZLEMAKER at Discovery.com:  http://puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com/

 


GRANTS
EPA's Environmental Education Grants Program
SPECIAL TOPICS

Environmental

EPA Web Resources
EPA Web Resources for Teachers
The President's Environmental Youth Awards

TEACHING TECHNOLOGY SERVICES/RESOURCES - 
Most require fees/charges for service unless otherwise indicated
eInstruction - Classroom Performance System
eduware - Subject Databases and CPS systems
  PUZZLEMAKER at Discovery.com:  http://puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com/
turnitin.com - Plagerism verification service
UT Homework Service - University of Texas FREE interactive homework service for biology, chemistry, mathematics, physical science, physics, and física en español classes.  Click here for another's description and information regarding this FREE service.
webassign.net - Online Homework and Homework grading program keyed to a variety of texts
yourhomework.com - Free Online Homework Posting.  Simple and FAST to use, no uploading.

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