FUNDAEC, the acronym in Spanish for “The Foundation
for the Application and Teaching of the Sciences”,
is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization that
has dedicated over 30 years to fostering processes of learning,
training, and development in the rural areas of Colombia
and an increasing number of countries in Latin America.
site shares the foundation’s story, the vision
that motivates and orients its work, and includes a
description of its two main programs—the Tutorial
Learning System (better known by its Spanish acronym,
SAT), an innovative secondary level educational system
used by over 25,000 students throughout the Americas,
and the University Center for Rural Well-Being (CUBR).
list of our publications and educational texts, some
of which can be downloaded or purchased, also appear
on the site, as well as information on how to support
FUNDAEC’s work. Please feel free to contact us
if you have a question or comment, as we appreciate
hearing from you.