NEACT's Central Division meeting will be held on May 5 at Regis College in Weston, MA. The meeting will focus on Inquiry learning, peer feedback and connecting organic chemistry with biochemistry. It looks like a great program. If planning to attend, please RSVP to Leslie Bishop (email@example.com) by May 1, 2018.
NEACT Central Division Meeting and Annual Meeting
8:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast - Fine Arts Center, Room 301
9:15 AM Alison Livingston & Samantha Reich - Fine Arts Center, Room 301
Innovative Teaching Methods in the High School Classroom
The first half of our meeting will be devoted to topics such as inquiry based learning of stoichiometry through s’mores as well as an atomic model project involving peer feedback.
10:45 AM Alison Livingston & Samantha Reich Watson-Hubbard Science Building, Room TBA
Connecting Organic Chemistry with Biochemistry
The workshop is geared to meet the needs of science educators working to design an organic chemistry course at the high school level. Different stations will be available to see what kind of lab exercises can be performed by the students.
12:00 PM NEACT Annual (Business) Meeting Fine Arts Center, Room 301
Brief bio: Alison Livingston is the Upper School Science Department Head at Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, MA. She is also a lecturer of Chemistry at Regis College. Samantha Reich is in her first year teaching in the Upper School Science Department at Beaver Country Day School. Prior to this position, she taught high school physics in Washington, DC.
If planning to attend, please RSVP to Leslie Bishop (firstname.lastname@example.org) by May 1, 2018. Please note if you have any food allergies.
Link for campus map: http://www.regiscollege.edu/about/campus-map.cfm
Link for directions to Regis College: http://www.regiscollege.edu/about_regis/directions.cfm