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We at Horizontes have put together a vast selection of highly qualified organizations that we consider to have influenced their specific fields and the sustainable development of Costa Rica.
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Fit4Earth and Horizontes Nature Tours are very excited to announce a unique and innovative learning experience for middle and high school students in the United States and Latin America.
If you’ve always wanted to immerse yourself in another culture, learn about biodiversity and sustainability in a scientific community, and engage in meaningful service learning, Costa Rica is for you! Education is the foundation of this country and the thirst for learning an integral part of our culture. As a bonus, your classrooms are mountains, forests, rivers, volcanoes and oceans! Have the time of your life while you nourish your mind and acquire new skills!
 

Our program may be customized to fit your curricular needs, support student’s academic achievement and provide a fun educational experience. Fit4Earth uses a model based on scientific learning theories and international best practices supported by scientific evidence. Our methodology has been tested over the past three years with 335 middle and high school students to guarantee best outcomes.

Dive Deep into Science. Immerse students in a learning environment that builds their scientific skills and helps them develop a positive attitude toward science and environmental commitment.

Combine the principles of interdisciplinary, project-based learning in a setting that utilizes scientists, authentic research sites, and state-of-the-art technology. Visit Fit4Earth.   

  

Become part of a Scientific Community. Give students the opportunity to think, live, and communicate like real scientists do. Expose students to 5% of the world’s biodiversity. Interact with world-class scientists and experts. Fit4Earth’s partnership with the University of Georgia (UGACR) located in the cloud forest in San Luis de Monteverde in Costa Rica makes it possible.

Engage in meaningful service learning activities. Explore local sustainability initiatives in the community and raise environmental awareness through action. We are teachers.

We have the education, the experience and expertise to make it happen. You are in good hands. Check us out.

Change the world one student at a time. We are reaching you not only because we believe Fit4Earth is an interesting and innovative option for your school, but because we think that just like us, you also want to change the world through education.
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Hands on Learning in Costa Rica

Horizontes Nature Tours is a well-known tour operator recognized in the market for its sustainable practices and futuristic vision. For 30 years Horizontes has held a high standard of ethics and professionalism that has earned the company a tremendous portfolio of faithful clients, and the most valuable comments from its visitors, whose level of satisfaction after traveling with Horizontes is unparalleled.


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Hands on Learning Sample Itinerary

Travel is a great way to acquire new skills and nourish our minds. If you’ve always wanted to learn Spanish, immerse yourself in another culture, learn about sustainability, community efforts or understand tropical ecology, Costa Rica is for you! Education is the foundation of this country and the thirst for learning an integral part of our culture. As a bonus, your classrooms are mountains, forests, rivers, volcanoes and oceans!.


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