CHEDWednesday, August 19, 2009

8:30 AM-12:10 PM Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E, Oral
Research in Chemical Education
Organizer:Donald Wink
Organizer, Presiding:Diane Nutbrown
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:50 AMEffects of adding enhanced materials to collaborative grouping instruction in a high school chemistry course
K. Christopher Smith, Chinyere F. Shaw-Nnajiofor
9:10 AMScientific literacy themes coverage in a high school chemistry course
Frackson Mumba, Erin N. Wilson, Vivien Mweene Chabalengula, William J. F. Hunter
9:30 AMExamining chemical literacy levels of pre-service teachers
Erin N. Wilson, Frackson Mumba, Vivien Mweene Chabalengula, Kevin Wise
9:50 AMPre-service elementary teachers' beliefs about the connections between basic chemistry concepts, the "real world" and their occupation
Gregory T. Durland, Faik Karatas, George M. Bodner
10:10 AMIntermission
10:30 AMTarget inquiry: Shifting high school chemistry teachers' beliefs about inquiry instruction
Karen M. Luxford, Deborah G. Herrington, Ellen J. Yezierski
10:50 AMReducing achievement differences: Impact of chemistry teachers' pedagogical practices and knowledge on student achievement
Kathryn Scantlebury, Sarah Woodruf, Yue Li, Constance W Blasie
11:10 AMChemistry and Society: An online course using the Chemistry in Context textbook
Ellene Tratras Contis, Jose C. Vites, Bert Ramsay
11:30 AMOutcomes of restructuring an introductory chemistry course: Incremental changes, measurable results
Thomas J. Josť
11:50 AMDiscussion

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