More new content!

We recently used the principles of this research project to create two new screencasts, one for Atomic Emissions at an atomic level and a second exploring the Photoelectric Effect. Both have been developed using the excellent simulations from PhET.

More resources available!

Given the needs of the educational community to use more online materials, we have made our in-progress assignments available on this site. You can now download the assignments for acids, equilibrium and gases. We will be looking to make these all available as online fill-in forms soon.

Cancelled presentations

In the time of COVID-19, it is unsurprising that our upcoming presentations have been cancelled. Unfortunately there will be no BCCE 2020. We have plans to present at the Fall ACS National Meeting, but we will see if that actually happens.

Upcoming presentations

Check out our upcoming presentations at the Spring 2020 ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia. Herrington and Sweeder will be presenting (CHED 183) Sunday from 6-8pm in the poster session! Our student will be presenting in the undergraduate poster session. Attending the CSC in May? Herrington will be presenting an overview of our work in Vancouver….

Findings to date

If you want to know more about the outcomes of the research, here is a great place to start. As the site gets more developed we will hopefully add in the highlights from our findings to individual pages. Deborah G. Herrington, Ryan D. Sweeder, Jessica R. VandenPlas “Students’ Independent Use of Screencasts and Simulations to…