||A friend recommended I check out your website
as I just returned from a visit to Panama! What great fun! We will be producing
interdisciplinary, multimedia materials for middle level students on a Panama theme as
part of our JASON Project. Our collaborator is STRI.
I was in Panama last week planning a summer institute for JASON teachers. So, I will be
During my visit, I ran across ACP people during a visit on Saturday to the Embera Drua
village. I was very impressed with the work ACP is doing for the children and people of
the village. The Embera Drua people are "beautiful" people.
A colleague of mine, Imelda Munoz Moreno, is working with the department of education for
Panama to supply and train Panama teachers on the JASON Project "Panama - Rainforests
at the Crossroads" materials during the upcoming year.
I was sorry to leave Panama City on Sunday...the day of the big parade!!
I look forward to learning more about Panama...and returning in July.
Elsie Rivard, Manager of Professional Development Outreach, The JASON Foundation for