Is Chemistry Classical?


by
John Mays June 10, 2013


Presented at:
SCL Conference 2013

ABSTRACT:

This seminar will begin with a review of the relationship between the contemporary sciences and the role of the classical Seven Liberal Arts in classical and Christian schools. From there we will take a colorful and fascinating look at some ways chemistry allows us to explore truth, goodness and beauty.


TAGS:

Chemistry Classical Education Liberal Arts Science


Resources:

John Mays
John holds a BS in Electrical Engineering, a MEd in Secondary Education and an Master’s of Liberal Arts. He served as the Math-Science Department Chair at Regents School from 2001 to 2009, then became Director of the Laser Optics Lab at Regents. He founded Novare Science & Math in 2009, and is the author of numerous student science texts and teacher resources. Now working full time as writer, publisher and consultant, John continues to teach students part time at the Laser Optics Lab at Regents.

Other Contributions by John Mays

Science: Discovery and Discipleship

Article - SCL Conference 2015

The Heavens Declare the Glory of God

Article - SCL Conference 2015

Slaying the “Cram, Test, Forget” Dragon

Article - SCL Conference 2014

Course Sequencing for Upper School Science

Article - SCL Conference 2014


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