Category Archives: Education Technology

Admisión Escolar 2019: “La selección escolar es efectiva para un país que no queremos construir”

Sistema Admisión Escolar: Inicio Postulaciones Agosto 2019  El Sistema de Admisión Escolar es un sistema centralizado de postulación que se realiza a través de una plataforma en internet en la que las familias encuentran información de todos los colegios que … Continue reading

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Atención Estudiantes: JUNAEB abre proceso de postulación a la #Beca Práctica #TécnicoProfesional

El beneficio, de $65.000, está dirigido a alumnos y alumnas de establecimientos educacionales técnico profesionales y consiste en la entrega de una ayuda económica para apoyar la finalización de sus estudios. Hasta el 1 de septiembre los estudiantes podrán postular … Continue reading

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#Chile: #NuevoCurrículum Escolar 2020

Fuente: MINEDUC El único órgano con atribuciones para aprobar o rechazar cambios al currículum es el Consejo Nacional de Educación, órgano autónomo, técnico, que hoy preside Pedro Montt, quien fue designado por la ex Presidenta Michelle Bachelet en 2015 y … Continue reading

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The English We Speak: “My Bad”

My bad… English belongs to its users. In other words, you use English as a tool to express yourself. The words you choose to use belong to you, the user. If I want to understand you, I must pay close … Continue reading

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Corpus Linguistics: Using The BNC With English Language Learners

The British National Corpus (BNC) is my favourite corpus. What’s yours? All teachers should have a favourite corpus. For many years, I preferred to use a free, online vocabulary profiler called LexTutor. In fact, I still use it when I … Continue reading

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Red de Centro de Formación Técnica Estatales Firmaron Convenio con SENCE

Rectores de los CFT Estatales se reunieron en Linares para firmar convenio de colaboración con Sence, para avanzar en temas de capacitación, articulación y apoyar la continuidad de estudios. En dependencias del Centro de Formación Técnica Estatal del Maule, en … Continue reading

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El futuro del aprendizaje, la pobreza, y la medicina nuclear

“Nadie es pobre solo y nadie sale de la pobreza solo.” Por Martin Burt, PhD Director Ejecutivo de Fundación Paraguaya “Cambia, todo cambia,” escribió el cantautor chileno Julio Numhauser del grupo Quilapayún desde su exilio en Suecia en 1973 en … Continue reading

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Teacher Action Research: Can We Use It To Help Screenagers Learn Better?

What is classroom-based research? First of all, classroom-based research, also known as Teacher Action Research, is practical, reality-based research that ELT educators can use to improve student learning. It is important to note that Teacher Action Research is not focused … Continue reading

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Every Educator A Connected-Educator: For Whom The Bell Tolls

Every Educator A Connected Educator. Why? Why Not! What is the case for connected educators? To begin, the image to our left is one we are familiar with. Let’s call it “traditional education.” Many educators, in fact, were educated this … Continue reading

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Why Are The Dutch So Good At English? #ASMSG #edchat #bilingual

Ming Chen Chief Culture Officer, EF Education First Source: Huffington Post They’re overwhelmingly tall. They ride their bikes everywhere (without helmets). They’ve conquered sea level. And now, they’re ranked #1 in English. In the most recent EF English Proficiency Index … Continue reading

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