Inspiring Students

It has been two years since the U.S. Embassy and Costa Rica inaugurated the TeachHer Initiative, which aims to provide high school girls better education opportunities related to science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM).

Before and after TEACh in my life perspective
Abrille Amador, student of the Liceo Experimental Bilingüe de Turrialba “Before and after TeachHer in my life perspective”

The U.S. Ambassador Sharon Day, and Minister of Public Education Edgar Mora joined parents, professors and classmates to hear from students from Chánguena, Naranjo, Poás de Alajuela, Hojancha, San José de la Montaña and Turrialba about how they have benefited from the TeachHer initiative over the last two years.

The TeachHer initiative is in seven high schools and the 2021 goal is to expand the program to over 100 schools nationwide.