Month: July 2013

The Canopy Crane

Twenty-three years ago, the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute scientists decided to do something about their interest and curiosity about the rainforest canopy. Access was the issue, of course.
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I’ve been to Central America twice, and neither time did I have an “agenda”.  The first trip was in 1997, to Costa Rica, and there was no real
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How this came to be

I’m a Curriculum and Instruction Coordinator at the Santa Cruz County Office of Education, which basically means that I support teachers, schools and administrators in improving the teaching
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