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SocioEconomic Segregation In Chile: Can Separate Schools For The Rich And The Poor Ever Be Equal?

I recently identified, in “Where Is The Teaching And Learning Of English In Chile Going? Quo Vadis?“, structural inequality as the heart and soul of Chile’s seeming inability to teach English successfully to Chilean students from poor socio-economic backgrounds. I … Continue reading

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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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“¡Pendejos!” – Las Palabras Sabias de Fernando Paulsen

Twitterspeak: @fernandopaulsen: Comparé modelos basados en q el fin(calidad) justifique el medio (segregación). Razas separadas con igual calidad fue uno de ellos… @fernandopaulsen: Inequidad e Inteligencia http://bit.ly/oDPDvK Una columna que no puede dejar de leer (vía @elpost_cl) ** Pendejos por … Continue reading

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ENGLISH ONLY: THE NATIVE SPEAKER MYTH GETS AN ALLY

According to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the USA was a country very rich in language diversity up until the 1800s. Tolerance was the word of the day. But in 1911 something drastic happened. The Federal Immigration Commission falsely … Continue reading

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