CHEMISTRY

Marian DeWane
mldewane@gmail.com
Marian DeWane taught AP* chemistry, AP* Environmental Science and AP* Physics at Centennial High School in Boise, Idaho. She has been Teacher of the Year and has her National Board Certification in Chemistry. She has been chosen as a Presidential Scholar Teacher in 2001, 2004, and 2009. In 2009, she also won the Presidential Science Teaching Award. Currently, Marian is an educational consultant for the College Board and teaches online courses for UC Irvine and UCLA.
Marian is involved in the grading of the AP* Chemistry exam and has served as an exam question leader, a table leader and a grader. She has been involved with training consultants for the College Board* on the new curriculum and is a workshop consultant in AP* Chemistry, AP* Environmental Science, STEM, and PreAP Sciences. She has been a National Leadership Trainer for AP* Chemistry and Vertical Teams in Science, a consultant mentor, workshop writer for the new AP* curriculum changes, and question writer for the new exam. She authored two chapters in the new AP* Lab Manual and also authored one of the labs. She co­edited the Special Topics in Chemistry: Equilibrium, edited Special Topics in Chemistry: Thermochemistry, edited Special Topics in Chemistry: Acids and Bases, wrote a chapter in the Curriculum Module on Bonding, and co­authored and edited the chemistry curriculum module Guided Inquiry Activities for the Classroom. She has also authored several manuals to accompany AP* Chemistry Texts and chemistry self study manuals.
 
 APSI Summer Institute Chemistry 2018
 
All participants need to have close toed shoes for lab and calculators. Resources will include ideas on covering the common core, STEM, and NGSS as well as AP* Chemistry.
 
Daily Schedule
 
Day 1: Course Introductions and Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3.
 
• Setting Up a Course and Pacing
• Topic review Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3
• Guided Inquiry in the Classroom Activities Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3 • Simulations Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3
• AP* Test Questions Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3
• Labs Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3
• Resources and Sharing Big Ideas 1, 2, and 3
 
Day 2: Big Idea 4 ­ Kinetics
 
• Topic review Big Idea 4
• Guided Inquiry in the Classroom Activities Big Idea 4 • Simulations Big Idea 4
• AP* Test Questions Big Idea 4
• Labs Big Idea 4
• Resources and Sharing Big Idea 4
• Daily Wrap ­Up
 
Day 3: Big Idea 5 ­ Thermochemistry
 
• Topic review Big Idea 5
• Guided Inquiry in the Classroom Activities Big Idea 5 • Simulations Big Idea 5
• AP* Test Questions Big Idea 5
• Labs Big Idea 5
• Resources and sharing Big Idea 5
• Daily Wrap ­Up
 
Day 4: Big Idea 6 ­ Equilibrium
 
• Topic review Big Idea 6
• Guided Inquiry in the Classroom Activities Big Idea 6 • Simulations Big Idea 6
• AP* Test Questions Big Idea 6
• Labs Big Idea 6
• Resources and Sharing Big Idea 6
• The Audit and Course Syllabus
• Equity and Access in AP Chemistry
• Institute Wrap ­Up