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Bilingual in Chile: An Impossible Dream?

Bilingual in Chile: An Impossible Dream? Bilingual in Chile: An Impossible Dream? [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: October 30, 2012 “We have some of the most advanced commercial accords in the world, but that is not enough,” Sergio Bitar, … Continue reading

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Preparación Simce Inglés 2012: Estudio de Caso “Colegio Blas Pascal de Osorno”

En el mundo de los negocios, se suele analizar casos reales para aplicar lo aprendido en la practica. Es decir, se usan la experiencia de otros para prepararse para el éxito. Esto es el motivo de la presente estudio de … Continue reading

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Chile’s National English Test (SIMCE INGLÉS 2012) Awarded to INSTITUTO CHILENO BRITANICO DE CULTURA

Transparency. Transparency in government is a very ancient concept. According to Wikipedia: “It dates back to the Age of Enlightenment, which is sometimes called the “Age of Reason”. There is little consensus on the precise beginning of the Age of … Continue reading

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Spelling Bee Regional Final: Mañana es la Final Regional de Spelling Bee y Public Speaking en Región Metropolitana

The Spelling Bee @profesortbaker Mañana es la final Regional de Spelling Beey Public Speaking en Reg. Metropolitana. — Rosa Paola Alarcón (@RositaPaola) September 25, 2012 The Spelling Bee competition is an initiative of the English Opens Doors Program especially devoted … Continue reading

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“We Can Do Better”: The Singapore Perspective on English

Speech by Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Former Minister Mentor and current Senior Advisor to Government of Singapore Investment Corporation at the Launch of the English Language Institute of Singapore (ELIS) on Tuesday, 6 September 2011, at the Marina Bay Sands … Continue reading

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Problema de plata (Money Problems): Educación el doble de cara, pero igual de mala (Twice as expensive, just as bad as ever)

Seguimos hablando de educación. Está bien. Es un tema importante. Tal vez el más importante de todos en este momento. Pero lo que no comparto es que sigamos hablando de educación casi únicamente en torno a montos de dinero. por … Continue reading

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La Escuela Villa Las Nieves de Punta Arenas pasó a la siguiente etapa en Public Speaking y Spelling Bee

La Escuela Villa Las Nieves pasó a la siguiente etapa en Public Speaking y Spelling Bee Los y las estudiantes de dicho establecimiento de Punta Arenas tuvieron una destacada participación en ambas competencias de inglés organizadas por el PIAP Fuente: … 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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Andy Hargreaves: “Los países de alto desempeño tienen educación pública fuerte”

Académico del Boston College Andy Hargreaves: “Los países de alto desempeño tienen educación pública fuerte” Uno de los expertos más reconocidos en educación analizó las políticas impulsadas en Chile y el movimiento estudiantil. por Elizabeth Simonsen (Santiago) Diario La Tercera … Continue reading

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Univ. of Chile Researchers’ Surprising Conclusion: Success of Chile’s “Schools of Excellence” due to selection

Study concludes that success of schools of excellence are due to selection Researchers at the University of Chile analyzed the academic trajectory of 28,000 students. by Elizabeth Simonsen Source: La Tercera Over three thousand (3000) students applied last year for … Continue reading

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