Dr. Capo is an Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) Associate Professor of Science Education at the Masters and Doctoral level. She is a veteran Miami-Dade County Public School (MDCPS) science teacher of 22 years. She has two additional years of experience teaching in an alternative education high school for primarily high-risk Hispanic students. The degrees earned by Berta include a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, a Master of Science Education from the University of Miami, and a Doctor of Education in Information Technology and Distance Education from Nova Southeastern University.
Areas of Research
- Childhood Resiliency
- Instructional Technology
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)