Girl looking into the sky with binoculars

The possibilities are endless

6 September 2017By

Helping students see their future in chemistry

Attending a university open day

Decision time

25 August 2017

A former admissions tutor reveals what students should really care about when choosing an undergraduate chemistry course

Marking exam papers

Exam expert

4 August 2017By Caroline Evans

Why becoming an examiner helped my students and colleagues

Learning online

A Mooc with no gobbledegook

19 July 2017By Andrew Parsons

Tips for designing a successful online course

Disappointed football fans

Winning is in the eye of the beholder

12 July 2017By

What will a confusing election outcome mean for education policy in England and Wales?

Houses of Parliament

What should the government do for schools?

30 June 2017By

Priorities for chemistry education that should be high on the Department for Education’s agenda


Rebuilding expertise and confidence in assessment

27 June 2017By

We should collaborate to prioritise learning over measurement

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Students celebrating exam results

Chemistry A-level results are out

18 August 2017

The first cohort of the new A-levels in England received results along with an endorsement for practical work


Universities ranked by teaching excellence

22 June 2017

The first picture of performance against Teaching Excellence Framework criteria in the higher education sector has been announced

Gold stars

RSC prizes in chemistry education

9 May 2017

The Royal Society of Chemistry has announced the winners of its 2017 awards for chemistry education

Bristol Uni evacuation

Chemistry department evacuated after student accidentally makes explosive

8 February 2017

Reports claim TATP synthesised by mistake at the University of Bristol

Students with their hands raised in a classroom

Science teacher shortfall hits most disadvantaged

6 February 2017

Trainee recruitment targets not met for the past five years

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Hand opening a metal cabinet

Are corrosive substances in your school safe?

8 August 2017By

Chemicals supply is under scrutiny following rising numbers of acid attacks

Education icons in cog wheels

Why participate in CREST awards?

3 August 2017By Kathryn Roberts

We find out how and why schools take part in this investigative project scheme

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Grammar schools: what the evidence says

23 September 2016By Lee Elliot Major

Lee Elliot Major of the Sutton Trust discusses the impact of selective education.

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Cartoon figures carrying out science experiment

Making every science lesson count

Six principles to support great science teaching

ChemBam Screenshot

Research-linked classroom experiments

A new resource site from the University of Birmingham

Magana cover

Integrating technology in teaching

Disruptive classroom technologies

The complete chemistry tutor

Online tutor expanded

The second part of The complete chemistry tutor has now been launched

Starters for ten

The transition to A-level

Simple but effective resources to prepare students beyond GCSE

First Electronimoes

First Electronimoes

Competitive chemical bonding

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