Category Archives: Debates

Carbon Footprint Inequality: Gulf Between Global Rich and Poor

I think it is very important for the Democrats to press forward with their Green New Deal. It would be great for the so-called “Carbon Footprint” to permanently eliminate all Planes, Cars, Cows, Oil, Gas & the Military – even … Continue reading

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United Nations Ignores Economics Of Climate Change: Nobel laureate William Nordhaus says the costs of proposed CO2 cuts aren’t worth it

Wall Street Journal by Bjorn Lomborg Oct. 9, 2018 6:51 pm  Yale professor William Nordhaus speaks in New Haven, Conn., Oct. 8. PHOTO: MICHELLE MCLOUGHLIN/REUTERS The global economy must be transformed immediately to avoid catastrophic climate damage, a new United … Continue reading

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English Week 2019: Redes de Docentes de Inglés se adjudican Proyectos de Innovación

La División de Educación General, a través del Programa Inglés Abre Puertas (PIAP), promueve y apoya el funcionamiento de las Redes de Docentes de Inglés (RDI), que trabajan activamente en todas las regiones del país desde el año 2003 y … Continue reading

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¿El mejor colegio de Chile? Liceo Polivalente de San Nicolás, en la Provincia de Ñuble (colegio municipal, no selecciona y cuyos alumnos, en un ochenta por ciento, están en una condición de vulnerabilidad social)

En la rural comuna de San Nicolás, en la provincia del Ñuble, se ubica el Liceo Polivalente de San Nicolás. Destacó en el último Simce por su alto puntaje. Es un colegio municipal, no selecciona y cuyos alumnos, en un … Continue reading

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Seminario Educación Pública en Chile: ¿Transformación o Mejora?

La actividad, a la que asistieron autoridades, académicos y estudiantes, se enmarca en la candidatura de Juan Eduardo García – Huidobro Saavedra al Premio Nacional de Ciencias de la Educación 2019, en la que se quiere destacar el aporte del … Continue reading

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2019 World Schools Debating Championships Round 7: South Africa vs Estonia

CHARTER The aims of the World Schools Debating Championships are: To achieve excellence in debating To encourage debating throughout the world. To promote international understanding. To promote free speech In order to further these aims, all participating countries agree that: … Continue reading

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INDIA WINS THE 2019 WORLD SCHOOL DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIP

INDIA WINS THE WORLD SCHOOL DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIP Team India are World Champions! Winners of the World Schools Debating Championships 2019 that took place in Bangkok, Thailand between the 24th and 31st of July. India propose the motion ‘This House regrets … Continue reading

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Have You Read A Good Book Today? Teaching English Language Learners Worldwide

╚► https://buff.ly/2FeYjsP Family, friends and writing is my life story. The common thread that holds everything together is English Language Teaching. Everything is directly or indirectly related to English. Yes, it is fair to say that English is my life. … Continue reading

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Team India Has Won 6 out of 6 Debates! World Schools Debating Championship 2019

Excellence in debating. International understanding. Freedom of speech. WSDC 2018 R7: India VS China The World Schools Debating Championships (WSDC) is a truly global competition for high school debaters. The Championships take place each year in a different country, hosted … Continue reading

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The Global Achievement Gap: El Sistema Educativo Finlandés (Subtitulado)

In his brilliant book, The Global Achievement Gap, the author Tony Wagner argues that there is a huge disconnect between what potential employers are looking for in young people today (critical thinking skills, creativity, and effective communication) and what our schools are providing … Continue reading

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