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Nadie Duda: “Educational Apartheid”

Chile es campeón en segregación socioeconómica escolar entre países de la OCDE http://bit.ly/qvZ1Hr OECD Report: Education at a Glance 2011 http://bit.ly/oC9YRW “The social composition of the student body is more highly related to achievement, independent of the student’s own social … Continue reading

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The Year 2020: Will Chile’s Sons & Daughters Be Ready?

Perfection is what I think about when I hear the sound of the word, twenty-twenty. “2020”, when I see the number, perfection is what comes to mind, first and foremost. 2020, it comes to me as a vision of perfection. … Continue reading

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Teach For America

What does Teach For America do? Teach For America is building a movement to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting our nation’s most promising future leaders in the effort. We recruit outstanding recent college graduates and professionals from all backgrounds to … Continue reading

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Octavio Wants To Be A Teacher

Octavio Pérez wants to be a teacher. He is only one of seven students who scored a maximum score, perfection, on the PSU university entrance examination, who wants to be a teacher. Understanding what motivates Octavio to make such a … Continue reading

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Change The World – Just An Empty Phrase? Let’s Change The World!

How many times have you read or heard the phrase, “Change the World”? A thousand? A hundred-thousand? A million? A billion? Have we used it so much, over and over again, that there is no common understanding anymore of what … Continue reading

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