Educational Links

Journey to El Yunque - this site discusses the impacts of hurricanes on rainforests and can be viewed in English and Spanish.

Trophic Interactions Game: This activity is an introduction for students to modeling of an ecosystem. By experiencing the interactions they see that an ecosystem is more complex than simply who eats what.

Mock Classroom Experience - this outlines a mock classroom experience that will be used during the Teacher Training Workshops. Teachers will learn new activities to bring to their classrooms by leading and participating in practice activities.

Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) is a "peer-reviewed, web-based collection of ecological educational materials." The website provides various ecological data sets, figure sets, sample student experiments with data, and helpful teaching tips.

Unanswered Ecology Questions - This article, by Sir Robert May, lists the most important unanswered questions in ecology today.