Do You Know the Way to San Jose?
That’s Costa Rica. Well, two hard working and lucky biology teachers will go to Costa Rico to study tropical ecosystems. Sponsored by Pearson, the Tropical Biology Scholarships 2009 will pay for two high school biology teachers to the study adventure of a career at the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) in Costa Rica. Interested teachers need to apply online with a 500 word essay on how going to Costa Rico will change the way they teach science. The deadline is March 1st and the winners will be announced at the National Science Teachers Association Conference later in March. The two-week trip will take place in early July, 2009. On top of having the opportunity to explore the rain forests, the winners will conduct field research