The Association of Chemistry Teachers was launched in 2000 to serve as an apex national body of chemistry educators to promote excellence in chemistry education. The Association brings together on a common platform higher secondary school teachers, college and university lecturers, professors, scientists and researchers from industry for organizing subject related activities. Since its inception, ACT has worked tirelessly to strengthen chemistry education in India and to motivate students to pursue chemistry as a career.
"Elections to the ACT Executive Council (2017-2019) (3 Years) will be held on October 3.2016.
Proposals for the various posts should reach the General Secretary ACT on or before August 3,2016.
National Symposium on "Chemistry and the Environment" CE 2016 along with National Convention of Chemistry Teachers NCCT 2016 will be held on Oct 21-23, 2016 at Raja N L Khan Women's College, Midnapore, West Bengal
During NCCT 2016 ACT awards will be presented to outstanding teachers of the country including ACT Life Time Achievement Award.