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Educational Quality And Inequality In Latin America

Forbes, Nov. 20, 2014, by Alejandro Chaufen Inequality continues to be the topic of discussion not only in the United States but also around the world and especially in Latin America. Countries in the region have some of the worst inequality. … Continue reading

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#Tranformation #Innovation (by Jon B. Broome, MBA): “No Better Guide For Bringing Good Ideas to Market”

** There is no better guide for quickly bringing good ideas to market. Whether you are a single inventor or are part of a large innovation team, this profound and simple book provides you with tips, tools, process and stories … Continue reading

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Educational Leadership & Innovation: Until the MOOC is Ready

“An invasion of armies can be resisted, one can not resist an idea whose time has come.” – Victor Hugo, The History of a Crime Innovation in education is an idea whose time has come. It is no longer possible … Continue reading

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Help Wanted! Journey of a Lifetime! Hazardous Conditions! Safe Return Doubtful! Hard Work Guaranteed! Dark Days & Long Nights! Join the #EdCampSantiago 2013 Expedition!

It was 1912 when a certain Ernest Shackleton was looking for some men for a hazardous journey in the newspaper advertisement below. The weird guy that posted this ad made a quite unattractive offer for a seemingly not funny expedition. … Continue reading

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Announcing the Birth of the School Innovation Community: 50 Innovative Educators from all over Chile

Announcing the Birth of the School Innovation Community September 4, 2012 Source: Educación 2020 The Telefónica Foundation and the Education 2020 Foundation launched the School Innovation Community, a network that connects innovative teachers and enhances their good practice. Starting today … Continue reading

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#InnovacionEscolar – Community for innovation in education: “No real change without teachers”

A community for innovation in education Source: Blog – Un Paso Más: Fundación Telefónica September 6, 2012 English Translation by Thomas Baker When it comes to education what is often cited is the need to modernize, incorporating the latest technologies … Continue reading

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Leadership & Innovation: “Obscuchar”, A New Audacity of the Imagination

“…a new audacity of the imagination” – John Dewey First things first? What’s a leadership assessment? Who does it? Why should you do a leadership assessment? Prospective Assessment The most recent addition to Korn/Ferry’s assessments is ProSpective—in partnership with LinkedIn. … Continue reading

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A Great Teacher For Every Student: Reflections on Teachers, Innovation & Education

Teachers A teacher, I feel, gets better over the course of a teaching career. In my own case, this is true. Though I have been a teacher all my life, I am continually learning. After a decade of teaching, I … Continue reading

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Global Education, Curiosity, Innovation & The International Baccalaureate

“Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination.” – John Dewey ** Wikipedia: “Innovation is the creation of better or more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available to markets, … Continue reading

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