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7 Dec 2022 - 9 Dec 2022

ACRICE 2022 – 5th African Conference on Research in Chemistry Education

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The 5th African Conference on Research in Chemistry Education (ACRICE) is aimed at discussing learning and teaching methodologies as well as curriculum and research development especially in an era of COVID-19. The e-learning challenges and opportunities associated to it and how education policy and leadership can foster systems thinking for chemistry education. The conference is targeting African chemistry education but the exchange of expertise and knowledge from renowned chemists worldwide is anticipated.

The program will cover six subsections:
1. Learning/Teaching Methodologies and Assessment
2. Curriculum, Research and Development
3. E-learning Challenges and Opportunities
4. Distant Learning in COVID-19 times – Challenges and Opportunities
5. Education Policy and Leadership
6. Systems Thinking for Chemistry Education

Prof. Nadia Kandile, Chair of Program Committee
Prof. Ghada Bassioni, Chair of Local Organizing Committee
E-mail: [email protected]

General contact: [email protected]

> Download FLYER (PDF, v. 5Oct22)

> Important deadline: Abstract Submission: 15 June 2022

See also workshop project on ‘Systems Thinking and Sustainability’

See Conference report published in Chem Int July 2023, p. 37