UK chemistry department workshop showcases online courses


The University of Kentucky Department of Chemistry will host a workshop for high school chemistry teachers June 27-28 in Lexington. The free workshop will focus on the department’s free online courses and other online tools, which contain lectures and materials that can be used by teachers to supplement their classes.

Participants in “Enhancing Learning in Your High School Chemistry Class” will explore the courses and tools, consider areas in which they might enhance their students’ learning and develop lesson plans for specific topics.

The application deadline is June 14. Visit UK’s website to apply or for more information. To view the courses, visit, create an account and search for the classes “chemistry” and “advanced chemistry.”