Division of Chemical Education: Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: Monday, October 29, 2018

Program Chair(s): Amy Cannon, Deborah Bromfield-Lee, Irvin Levy

Note: Submission deadlines are at 11:59 EST on the day posted. Symposia, organizers and deadlines are subject to change. Last updated August 6, 2020.

Title    Type    Submission Type Organizer Cosponsor Description
Active Learning in Organic Chemistry Oral Contributed
    Multiple studies have shown the use of active learning pedagogies in the classroom result in positiv...
    Advances in e-Learning, Digital Learning & Online Education Oral Contributed
      Online learning, blended learning, e-learning, and the development of online courses, content, learn...
      Advancing Undergraduate Research in Chemistry: Best Practices for New Frontiers Oral Contributed
        In collaboration with the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR), we invite submissions that descri...
        Analysis of Current Trends that Support Preparing General Chemistry Students for New Frontiers Oral Contributed
          Have you seen reproducible trends of general chemistry students’ performance in your classes over t...
          Bridging the Divide: Relating Chemistry to Biology & the Humanities Oral Contributed
            This symposium will highlight efforts by chemistry faculty to relate chemistry to other disciplines....
            Chemistry at the Land Grant Institutions Oral Contributed
              The Morrill Acts of 1862 and 1890 established Land Grant institutions that focus on teaching agricul...
              Chemistry Olympiads: Training to Win Oral Contributed
                This symposium is offered on behalf of the DivCHED International Activities Committee to better unde...
                Chemistry Teachers Day Program Oral Invited
                  Core Ideas, Crosscutting Concepts & Science Practices: Three-Dimensional Learning in Chemistry Oral Contributed
                    According to the Next Generation Science Standards, three-dimensional learning involves the interact...
                    Designs to Improve Learning Outcomes in an Allied-Health Chemistry Course Oral Contributed
                      An allied-health targeted General, Organic, and Biological (GOB) Chemistry course, designed primaril...
                      Experiential Learning Oral Contributed
                        The symposium will focus on the integration of experiential/service learning into the classroom, esp...
                        Extending the Reach of Outreach Oral Contributed
                          Scientific communication and outreach is more important than ever, and new approaches, projects, and...
                          Fundamentals of Chemistry Outreach Education: From Program Design to Assessment Oral Contributed
                          • SOCED
                          • LSAC
                          • YCC
                          • CCA
                          This symposium will provide a unique forum to exchange ideas on innovative approaches to the design,...
                          General Papers Oral Contributed
                            Green & Sustainable Chemistry Theory & Practice: Chemistry for New Frontiers Oral Contributed
                            • CEI
                            This symposium will engage and inform the CHED community on recent advances in green and sustainable...
                            Green Chemistry as a Pillar of Safety Education Oral Contributed
                              The aim of green chemistry is to reduce chemical hazardous impacts on human health and the environme...
                              GSSPC: Artificial Molecular Machines & the Next Generation of Molecular Control Oral Invited
                              • ORGN
                              International Perspectives on Chemistry Education & Olympiads Oral Contributed
                              • IAC
                              The chemistry classroom varies widely with a wide variety of chemistry education practices such as a...
                              Nanotechnology in Undergraduate Education & Research Oral Contributed
                                The subject of this symposium is the implementation of nanomaterials in undergraduate education in t...
                                New Frontiers in Chemical Communication Oral Contributed
                                  How chemistry is communicated to an audience is key to engaging that audience in the material. Somet...
                                  NMR Spectroscopy in the Undergraduate Curriculum Oral Contributed
                                    With the increasing availability of nuclear magnetic resonance instruments at the undergraduate leve...
                                    Observing & Measuring Classroom Instructional Practices Oral Contributed
                                      As national movements encourage more faculty to adopt research based instruction, there is a growing...
                                      Perspectives on Climate Change Literacy & Education: Local to International  Oral Contributed
                                      • CEI
                                      Climate change literacy and education is one of four actions highlighted in the ACS Public Policy St...
                                      Process-Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL) Oral Contributed
                                        Research in Chemistry Education Oral Contributed
                                          This symposium provides a broad forum for chemistry education research (CER) including but not limit...
                                          Research in Community Colleges: New Frontiers in Chemical Education Oral Contributed
                                            Community colleges are pipelines for science and engineering, with more than 40% of students earning...
                                            Research on Learning in the Laboratory Oral Contributed
                                              While most chemists agree that laboratory work is an important part of science courses, until recent...
                                              Strategies Promoting Success of Two-Year College Students Oral Contributed
                                              • CTA
                                              Nearly half of all undergraduate students enroll in a two-year college and many STEM students take t...
                                              There’s an App for That Oral Contributed
                                                How are you using technology to teach chemistry? Are you Turning “it” in, EduCreating, Blackboardi...
                                                Transforming the Undergraduate Chemistry Laboratory to Teach Transferable Skills & Develop Young Scientists Oral Contributed
                                                • ANYL
                                                The ACS Guidelines for Bachelor's degree programs place a substantial emphasis on preparing students...
                                                UN Sustainable Development Goals: Unique Opportunities for the Chemical Enterprise Oral Contributed
                                                • CEI
                                                The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provide a framework to fundamentally change our world...
                                                Undergraduate Research Papers Oral Contributed
                                                  Alternative Curriculum Models for Teaching Physical Chemistry Oral Contributed
                                                  • PHYS
                                                  Even though the Committee on Professional Training (CPT) guidelines for upper level coursework were ...
                                                  PolyEd: Incorporating Polymer Chemistry in Undergraduate & High School Curricula Oral Contributed
                                                  • POLY
                                                  A showcase of learning modules, lab exercises, and pedagogical frameworks for adding polymer chemist...
                                                  Engaging Undergraduates with Raman Spectroscopy Oral Contributed
                                                    Presentations will discuss methods to integrate Raman spectroscopy into the curriculum and strategie...
                                                    Curricular Innovations in Undergraduate Chemical Education Impacted by NSF Oral Invited
                                                      The Symposium will feature speakers whose projects have been funded both within and outside of the D...
                                                      Underrepresented Minority Groups in Chemistry Education Oral Contributed
                                                        Many chemistry educators are interested in the differential impacts of curricula and activities on s...
                                                        Chemistry Education Research: Graduate Student Forum Oral Contributed
                                                          This symposium has a long history of being a great platform for graduate students to present their w...
                                                          Coexistence of Joy, Motivation, & Learning in Chemistry Classrooms Oral Contributed
                                                            Chemistry courses play an essential role in many students' education and, in turn, their life, no ma...
                                                            Green Chemistry Student Chapters: Stories of Success Oral Invited
                                                              The Green Chemistry Award has quickly become one of the most sought after accolades for ACS student ...
                                                              Mastery & Adaptive Learning Oral Contributed
                                                                This symposium will focus on the role of mastery learning in chemical education as provided by adapt...
                                                                Porphyrins & Related Macrocycles in Undergraduate Teaching & Research Oral Contributed
                                                                  This symposium would feature presentations from faculty at 2-year and 4-year colleges as well as ins...
                                                                  Revamping Practical Chemistry Teaching for the New Frontier Oral Invited
                                                                  • RUBB
                                                                  • PMSE
                                                                  • POLY
                                                                  Discovering ways to put more practical application and STEM into the Chemistry classroom will provid...
                                                                  Enhancing Chemical Education with 3-D Printing Oral Contributed
                                                                    Digital modelling, coupled with 3D fabrication continues to provide access to unique and exciting ap...
                                                                    Students as Informal Educators: Student use of NISE Net Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry Kits Oral Contributed
                                                                      A major goal of the American Chemical Society’s participation in the International Year of the Per...
                                                                      ACS-CEI Award for Incorporation of Sustainability into Chemistry Education Oral Invited
                                                                      • CEI
                                                                      New Frontiers for Chemical Education: Digital & Online Tools for Learning Oral Contributed
                                                                        With an ever growing dependence on technology, it is vital that resources being used in and out of t...
                                                                        Chemistry & Our Common Future: 2019 George C. Pimentel Award Symposium in Honor of Cathy Middlecamp Oral Invited
                                                                          Our Common Future, published in 1987 by the UN World Commission on Environment and Development, was ...
                                                                          ACS Award for Achievement in Research for the Teaching & Learning of Chemistry Oral Invited
                                                                            Training Professional Teaching Assistants Oral Contributed
                                                                              General Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  Successful Student Chapters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • AGFD
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • ANYL
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • BIOL
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • BIOT
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • COMP
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • ENVR
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • GEOC
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • INOR
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • MEDI
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • PMSE
                                                                                  • POLY
                                                                                  Undergraduate Research Posters Poster Contributed
                                                                                  • SOCED
                                                                                  • CEI
                                                                                  Sci-Mix Poster Contributed