Derrick C. Wood- ChemistryEmail Address: email@example.com"There is nothing in the world that isn't Chemistry...and that's what makes this so exciting!"-D.Wood
EducationUndergraduate: B.A. Chemistry Magna Cum Laude, Drew UniversityGraduate: Master of Chemistry Education, University of PennsylvaniaMaster of Education with Leadership emphasis, Cabrini CollegeCourses TaughtAP Chemistry 2, AP Chemistry 1, Honors Chemistry, Accelerated Chemistry, Academic Chemistry, Chemistry Independent Study, Science OlympiadClubs / Extracurricular ActivitiesAwards2015 Presidential Award for Excellence in Math & Science Teaching2015 American Chemical Society Mid-Atlantic Region Award for Excellence in Pre-College Chemistry Teaching2013 State Finalist-Presidential Award for Excellence in Math & Science Teaching2013 American Chemical Society Philadelphia Region Award for Excellence in Pre-College Science Teaching2010 Christopher Columbus Foundation Life Sciences Educator AwardPersonal Interests / HobbiesIce-fishing, US Cavalry Horseback Riding, Golf, Outdoor Sports, Traveling, PhotographyBooks PublishedProfessional Presentations2010 NSTA National Convention - "Integrating Case Studies into High School Chemistry Labs"
2008 ACS National Convention - "Long-Term Case-Studies: An Innovative Approach to High School Chemistry Labs"
2007 NSTA National Convention - "Long-Term Case-Studies: An Innovative Approach to High School Chemistry Labs"2005 ACS Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting - "Headspace SDME Using a Single Solvent: An Application to Residual Solvents Analysis"Other Publications2008 Journal of Chemical Education. "Using Single Drop Microextraction for Headspace Analysis with Gas Chromatography"2004 LC/GC Magazine. "Headspace Liquid Microextraction"
2003 New Jersey English Journal. "Using Subject Area Autobiographies Across the Curriculum"
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