Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Lecturer Victor Pereira at Harvard Graduate School of Education.
"Ecology Essentials: Navigating the World of Ecosystems" is a comprehensive course designed to provide a deep understanding of the intricate relationships that exist within our natural world. Over the span of several engaging lectures, this course delves into the fundamental concepts of ecology, ecosystems, and their relevance to the broader environment. Students will explore topics such as biotic and abiotic factors, energy flow, nutrient cycling, biodiversity, and the impact of human activities on ecosystems. The course also goes beyond the basics to cover advanced subjects like ecological modeling, evolution, and conservation strategies. Whether you're a beginner seeking a solid foundation in ecology or an enthusiast looking to expand your knowledge, this course offers valuable insights into the fascinating world of ecosystems and the critical role they play in our planet's health and sustainability.
At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the educator indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.
Ecology Essentials, by Victor Pereira at Harvard Graduate School
Victor Pereira is lecturer on education and Co-Chair of the Teaching and Teaching Leadership program (TTL). He earned his Bachelor of Science in biology and Master of Arts in teaching from Boston College. Prior to coming to HGSE, Pereira taught, coached, mentored and worked in many teacher-leadership roles for 14 years in Boston Public Schools. In 2012, Pereira was the Massachusetts Recipient of the Amgen Award for Science Teaching Excellence. Pereira has worked with the teacher preparation programs at HGSE in many different capacities since 2004 focused on developing new teachers and improving science teaching and learning in middle and high school classrooms. Pereira’s passion is helping science educators promote scientific literacy through authentic and relevant learning opportunities that prepare students to be informed and engaged citizens.