Dear Educator, the “Astronomy, Astronautics and Space Science in School” is a thematic Brazilian Web site of the Teacher Portal (original: “Portal do Professor), available at: http://portaldoprofessor.mec.gov.br/index.html, developed by the Secretariat of Basic Learning of the Brazilian Ministry of Education – MEC.
As part of our efforts to promote the betterment of education in all levels and modalities by means of educational technologies and distance education, our Ministry makes available educational resources that have been benefiting Brazilian and international educators and students, such as the mentioned Portal and the International Database of Educational Objects – BIOE, available at: http://objetoseducacionais2.mec.gov.br/?locale=en.
In this section, you will find several resources to contribute to your teaching-learning activities. You will find texts, publications, events, and so forth. For multimedia resources, please access our “Multimidia” section, in which you will find resources in Portuguese and English.
Please feel welcome to e-mail our team of specialists in case you have any questions, comments, suggestions or contributions. If you would like to collaborate with your resources, ideas, and more with this Web site, please send us an e-mail and we will include you in our team, as a collaborator. Our team’s contact information is available in the section “Contatos.”
Thank you very much for your visit, we hope you will enjoy this Web site and that you will return often!
Norma T. O. Reis, Project Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org)