Isabel Cristina Machado de Lara

Schools: School of Technology
Graduate Programs: Education in Science and Mathematics Graduate Program


Post-Doctorate in Science and Mathematics Education (PUCRS); Doctorate in Education (UFRGS); Master in Education (UFRGS); Degree in Mathematics (UFRGS). Permanent Professor of the Postgraduate Program in Education in Science and Mathematics (PPGEDCEMPUCRS) and the School of Sciences of PUCRS. Coordinator of the Group and Studies on Ethnomathematics (GEPEPUCRS) and the Group of Studies and Research on Dyscalculia (GEPEDPUCRS), works in the lines of research: Learning, teaching and training of Science and Mathematics teachers; Culture, epistemology and scientific education.

Areas of interest


Concentration Areas and Lines Research

Scientific Education

- Culture, Epistemology and Science Education

Scientific Education

- Learning, teaching and teacher education on Science and Mathematics

Research Structures

Research Group

- Grupo de Pesquisas e Estudos sobre Discalculia - GEPED/PUCRS

Research Group

- Studies on Ethnomathematics