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Johana Elizabeth Thomas Zapata

Country of origin: Honduras Currently in: United States, Pullman General field of specialization: Mathematical sciences
Academic Background


2017 Master Mathematical sciences
2013 Undergraduate Social and Economic Sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities


I am currently in the first semester of the Math & Science EducationPh.D. program at Washington State University. My latest research focus has been on a literature review about pedagogical approaches that support culturally relevant pedagogy through mathematical modeling in elementary students from historically non-dominant communities in the U.S.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Higher Education Study

Workshop and Conference Attended

2019 La Habana, Cuba The 33rd Latin American Meeting of Educational Mathematics (RELME 33)
2019 Tegucigalpa, Honduras Educational Mathematics Congress - 8th edition (COME VIII)
Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Aug 2020
Fulbright-Laspau Scholarship, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs U.S.A.
The Fulbright Program creates connections in a complex and changing world. Led by the United States government in partnership with 160 countries worldwide, Fulbright offers unparalleled international educational and cultural exchange experiences. The global network of Fulbrighters fosters mutual understanding between the United States and partner nations, advances knowledge across communities, and improves lives around the globe.
Aug 2015
Erasmus Mundus Academic Mobility for Inclusive Development of Latin America Scholarship (AMIDILA)
AMIDILA , Academic mobility for inclusive development in Latin America, is an Erasmus Mundus Action 2 mobility scheme for students, scholars, and academic staff from Central and Latin American and European universities under the framework of inclusive development.

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