PRESSunday, August 16, 2009

8:30 AM-11:20 AM Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 102B, Oral
Chemical Education at a Crossroads
Organizers:Norbert J Pienta
Diane M. Bunce
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMMaking an impact and knowing when we have
Norbert J Pienta
9:00 AMReport from the ACS Board-Presidential Task Force on Education
Richard Zare
9:25 AMHigh school chemistry education: Filling the research gaps with reality
Donald J. Wink, Stephanie A. Cunningham, Michael Dianovsky, Sara C Marchlewicz, Patrick L. Daubenmire
9:50 AMCommunity colleges: The road more traveled
John Clevenger
10:15 AMIntermission
10:30 AMGeneral chemistry reform: An oxymoron?
Melanie M. Cooper
10:55 AMChallenges to education in the chemical sciences in a time of change
Michael P. Doyle

Chemical Education at a Crossroads -- Next Session

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009