Marta Toran

Marta Toran has taught middle and high school science in the UK and the US, has a PGCE in Science Education from Oxford University and a MSc in Science Education from Montana State University. She sometimes teaches a science methods course here at Appalachian State and has been involved in STEM Outreach since 2013. She currently serves as the K-12 Outreach Coordinator for the Department of Geology and is in charge of managing school group visits to the McKinney Teaching Museum and the Fred Webb Rock Garden, as well as providing educational materials to teachers and students interested in Earth Science.


  • M.S. Montana State University
  • P.G.C.E. Oxford University
  • B.S. University of New Hampshire


Title: Outreach Coordinator
Department: Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences

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