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Professors from over 600 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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A Change for the Better: Excelling with New Classroom & Homework Technology

Long-time chemical educator, Professor Mark Blaser, has adopted Aktiv Chemistry to foster better interactions in his flipped classroom and provide a seamless online homework platform for his students

Mark Blaser

Faculty, Department of Physical Sciences, Shasta College

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Going the Distance: How Faculty Have Implemented Aktiv Chemistry for Remote Learning

Learn how several Aktiv Chemistry faculty have used the platform to quickly adapt their courses to different online formats in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic

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Helping Students Learn, Interact, and Visualize Chemistry in New Ways

Professor Katie Kolbet has brought Aktiv Chemistry into her General Chemistry course to break down key concepts and teach without the hassles of traditional online homework

Kathleen Kolbet

Professor of Chemistry, Department of Physical Sciences, Truckee Meadows Community College

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Replacing Clickers with Innovative, Multi-Functional Classroom Engagement Technology

Professor Mallory Mentele has swapped out her traditional clickers with Aktiv Chemistry to bring active-style chemistry questions into her large Introductory and General Chemistry lectures

Mallory Mentele

Chemistry Instructor, Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University

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How One Chemistry Department Saved Its Student Population Over $60,000 Per Year

Brad Bates and Brian Woodrum have led the adoption of Aktiv Chemistry and OpenStax Chemistry to increase engagement and significantly reduce student costs in their General Chemistry sequence

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Chemistry Faculty, Department of Physicals Sciences & Engineering, Chandler Gilbert Community College

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Making the Flip: Technology that Enhances the Flipped Classroom Model

Professor Stephanie Dillon uses Aktiv Chemistry to flip her 350+ student General Chemistry course at Florida State University and has seen improvements in student performance

Stephanie Dillon

Faculty & Director of Freshman Chemistry Labs, Florida State University

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Increasing GOB Student Engagement Inside and Outside of the Classroom

Professor Krysta Riel Maas uses Aktiv Chemistry to engage her nursing student population and enable “learning to happen anywhere”

Krysta Riel Maas

Chemistry Instructor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The College of St. Scholastica