Success Stories

Professors from over 700 colleges and universities use Aktiv Chemistry to engage students inside and outside of the classroom. Learn how some of them have transformed their courses.

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Benjamin Tovrog Featured

How a Flipped Course Led to Exam Scores That Surpassed ACS Benchmarks

Since using Aktiv, professor Benjamin Tovrog reported remarkably improved final grades and exam scores that broke national benchmarks

Benjamin Tovrog

Chemistry faculty, Georgia State University, Perimeter College

Featured Kayla Green

Cultivating Confidence With a Chemistry Boot Camp Powered By Aktiv

Professor Kayla Green and her colleagues at Texas Christian University use Aktiv’s multi-component activities to give incoming General Chemistry students the skills they need to thrive.

Kayla Green

Professor of Chemistry, Texas Christian University

Featured Patricia Calvo

Changing Reactions Towards Organic Chemistry

Professor Patricia Calvo saw a dramatic improvement in student satisfaction after running in-class and homework problems with Aktiv’s intuitive and student-centered platform

Patricia Calvo

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Nova Southeastern University

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Aktiv at Scale: Two Instructors Bring Active Learning to a Premier Chemistry Department

Cathy Serrano Lugo and Dan Collins have adopted Aktiv Chemistry in their Organic Chemistry courses to improve student outcomes.

Cathy Serrano Lugo & Dan Collins

Chemistry Faculty, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University


Your Course, Your Way: Thanks to an Innovative Organic Chemistry Learning Platform

Professor Michael Garoutte uses Aktiv Chemistry to engage students in his specially-designed Organic Chemistry course sequence.

Michael Garoutte

Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Missouri Southern State University


Student Impacts: Fall in Love with Chemistry

Students using Aktiv Chemistry overwhelmingly report a positive learning experience that improved their understanding and interest in chemistry.

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Rev Up Recitations: Strengthen Student Problem-Solving Skills

Professor Scott Reid uses Aktiv Chemistry to expose students to a greater depth of practice and problem-solving – leading to more impactful discussion sections.

Scott Reid

Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry, Marquette University


The Future of Teaching: Leveraging New Technology to Keep Students Engaged

Professor Brandi Baldock explains how Aktiv Chemistry’s easy-to-use learning platform is helping her department adapt to an ever-changing educational landscape.

Brandi Baldock

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Merrimack College


Support That Matters: Elevating Learning and Removing Technical Barriers

Professor Sam Banerjee has transitioned his online homework platform to Aktiv Chemistry to provide a more user friendly experience for his General Chemistry students

Sambuddah Banerjee

Teaching Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, East Carolina University