Category Archives: Education

How to Teach Model UN: Current Events, Israel-Palestine, and UN Membership

The news is full of teachable moments. For teachers, every day and every story is a lesson you can use to teach your students something new about the world. For example; a conflict as old as the UN itself: Israel-Palestine. In … Continue reading

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UCSH FIRMA ACUERDO DE COLABORACIÓN CON TKNIKA Y LA FIDE DE CHILE

  Fuente: Tknika Publicado 5 de abril de 2017 Estos días hemos recibido la visita de Marisol Álvarez Cisternas, Decana de la Facultad de Educación de la Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez (FACED-UCSH) y de Claudio Bobadilla, Presidente Nacional de la … Continue reading

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Edutopia: 20 Ideas For Engaging Project Based Learning (PBL)

Well-designed project-based learning (PBL) has been shown to result in deeper learning and more engaged, self-directed learners. Learn more about the five core elements of successful PBL in this video, then get more resources at Edutopia: https://www.edutopia.org/project-base… Archival footage courtesy … Continue reading

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Efecto Pigmalión: La Psicología y las Ciencias de la Educación en el Siglo XX

El Efecto Pigmalión nace de un experimento social y sus resultados son asombrosos en la medida que devela cómo un simple gesto o palabra puede influir determinantemente en el actuar de otros. De ahí el término profecías autocumplidas, que se … Continue reading

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Aprendizaje Colaborativo Basado en Desafíos: La metodología formativa para enfrentar la 4ta revolución industrial

El modelo educativo, que transformará la educación en varios países, ya se implementa en Chile, y busca que la sala de clases se convierta en un escenario para que los alumnos desarrollen las nuevas competencias de empleabilidad para enfrentar las … Continue reading

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APRENDIZAJE COLABORATIVO BASADO EN RETOS: EL MODELO ETHAZI DEL TKNIKA

El modelo ETHAZI se desarrolló a modo de experiencia piloto en el curso 2013/2014 en 5 centros de formación profesional tanto públicos como concertados de Euskadi. Participaron en esta experiencia, 100 alumnos y 25 docentes de 5 diferentes ciclos formativos. … Continue reading

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Where do greenhouse gas emissions come from?

If someone asked you to list the major sources of greenhouse gases around the world, what would you say? “A lot of places — it’s complicated,” is a perfectly reasonable answer, so it’s understandable that most people don’t have this … Continue reading

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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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Economics of climate change innovation | Bjørn Lomborg and Bill Gates

Bill Gates: I wish more people fully understood what it will take to stop climate change. You have probably read about some of the progress on electricity, as renewables get cheaper. But electricity accounts for only a quarter of all … Continue reading

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