Educators

This is the main page for news and resources for teachers, educators, and others interested in science education in Puerto Rico. In this section, below, you will be able to find:

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DRNA will create a National Environmental Education Plan

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Daniel Rivera Vargas / daniel.rivera@gfrmedia.com

The Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DRNA) in collaboration with the Department od Education will create an environmental education plan to be implemented in schools.

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Several events to celebrate the month of Planet Earth

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Gloria Ruiz Kuilan / gruiz@elnuevodia.com

Several governmental and non-governmental agencies have organized events to celebrate the Month of Planet Earth.

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Puerto Rican educator will visit the South Pole for scientific research with PolarTREC

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Gretchen Guzmán (787.630.1496)

(San Juan, Puerto Rico – 1 de abril de 2013) - Professor Armando Caussade, an astronomer and educator from Puerto Rico, has been selected to participate in a scientific mission at the South Pole's Amundsen-Scott Station. He will depart on December 2014 for a stay of three weeks. Caussade was selected by the National Science Foundation's PolarTREC program, which pairs educators with scientists working at various research facilities at the Earth's poles. Mr. Caussade will perform research on neutrinos using the IceCube telescope.

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San Cristóbal Canyon: treasure with ecological value

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Deborah A. Rodríguez Díaz

The San Cristobal Canyon is one of the most preserve natural reserves in Puerto Rico.

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El Cañón San Cristóbal 

 

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Puerto Rican scientist received PECASE award for his research about water management

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Teresa Bouza /EFE

Washington- Dr. Javier Arce-Nazario form University of Puerto Rico at Cayey received the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) award for his research in Puerto Rico.

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