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Everything is “Smaller” in America: Attending ChemEd 2019

A Visitorship report by Jeremy Naidoo, St John’s College

An overview of attendance at the ChemEd Conference 2019, held in Naperville, Chicago. Topics covered include:

  • Chemistry on a microscopic scale to reduce our waste footprint
  • Using spectroscopy to better understand the coloured complexes of transition metals
  • A field trip to Fermilab
  • A field trip to the Argonne research facility
  • Demonstrating equilibria concepts
  • How to teach the correct model of the atom to school learners
  • The psychology of chemistry teaching

… and more

Visitorship ChemEd 2019