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Research Experience for Teachers (RET)

The FCE RET and Professional Development programs provide experiences that will:

  • Inspire an informed understanding of place
  • Foster an interest in socio-ecological, solutions-oriented science
  • Encourage integration of research-based knowledge into classroom learning objectives using evidence-based STEM education best practices

Contact: Nick Oehm, Education and Outreach Coordinator

Cathy Laroche (FCE LTER RET, Felix Varela High School) and Dr. John Kominoski measure the heights of mangrove trees.
Cathy Laroche (FCE LTER RET, Felix Varela High School) and Dr. John Kominoski measure the heights of mangrove trees.

2017 K-STEP teacher training group at West Lake, Everglades National Park
2017 K-STEP teacher training group at West Lake, Everglades National Park