Prof. Rosa Branca Tracana

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Name: Prof. Rosa Branca Tracana
Country: Portugal
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Organisation: Instituto Politécnico da Guarda - Escola Superior de Educação, Comunicação e Desporto
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Environmental education, Health and wellbeing education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Pre school, Primary, Non formal education, Youth work and direct engagement of young people
Preference for research approach: Empirical research, Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Teacher education
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Recent publications:

Fernandes, G.P., Castro, E. & Tracana, R.B. (2021). Tourism as a strategy for geo-education and cultural valorization of territories: promoting ecocultural values and geoconservationin Estrela Geopark, Portugal. Handbook of Research on The Role of Turism In Acheiving Sustainable Development Goals. Capitulo 7, pp. 117-137

Fernandes G., Tracana R.B., Castro E., Fernandes M. (2021) Geoeducation and Tourism in Estrela UNESCO Global Geopark (Portugal) and Its Contributions to the Construction of a Sustainable Destination. In: Mandić A., Petrić L. (eds) Mediterranean Protected Areas in the Era of Overtourism. Springer, Cham.

Tracana, R.B., Fernandes, G., Castro, E & Fernandes, M. (2021). Geoeducação E Práticas Pedagógicas Na Valorização Do Território. O Estrela Geopark (Portugal) Como Recurso Didático E Suas Estratégias De Divulgação Das Geociências E Do Geoturismo (capítulo 1). In: Brancher, V.R., Drehmer-Marques, K.C. & Nonenmacher, S.E.B. Práticas E Metodologias No Ensino De Ciências. Editora Metrics, Santo Ângelo – Brasil.

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