Technological Innovation for English Teachers in Chile

Globalízate – EF Seminar of technological innovation for English teachers introduces methods to animate Chilean students to absorb what is being taught and enhance their learning via digital means. SANTIAGO — November 23, EF (Education First) an organization that deals with various sectors such as cultural student exchanges, English language schools and undergraduate and masters … Read moreTechnological Innovation for English Teachers in Chile

Chile Daily News Brief: October 24, 2014

Controversy over Children Book Aimed at Educating Chilean Youth on Sexual Orientation: The new publication entitled Nicolás Tiene Dos Papás, or Nicolás Has Two Dads, was an initiative made by Movilh in conjunction with the National Kindergarten Board that follows the story of a young boy with homosexual parents, in the hopes of addressing the … Read moreChile Daily News Brief: October 24, 2014

Learning About the Education Reform

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Today, the Ministry of Education held a seminar entitled “Education Reform: Rules of Engagement to Improve Inclusiveness and Excellence in Education” at the Santiago Park Plaza Hotel. SANTIAGO — One of the main pillars of Michelle Bachelet’s presidency is an education reform that will change the face of Chile’s schools and universities completely. Chile’s current … Read moreLearning About the Education Reform

Chile’s National Military Announce a Milestone in Sexual Orientation

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Various Chilean news outlets have entitled this upcoming Wednesday a “historic day.” The Movement of Homosexual Integration and Liberation (Movimiento de Integración and Liberación Homosexual, Movilh) announced at a press conference in Santiago Centro that a member of the military will make a public statement about their sexual orientation. Santiago — According to news outlets … Read moreChile’s National Military Announce a Milestone in Sexual Orientation

Municipal Workers Demand Solutions for Pensions

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Santiago Municipal Officials begin indefinite strike in order to demand solutions for serious pension problems among the workers. Santiago – Workers of the Municipality of Santiago functionaries began a strike to protest the government’s action against the labor and wage demands requested by officials, on time, on increasing pension and re -casting of municipal plants. … Read moreMunicipal Workers Demand Solutions for Pensions

Amnesty International Calls for Investigation into Mapuche Conflict

After a group of Mapuche people attempted to occupy a plot of land they consider ancestral property in Chile’s Araucanía Region, law enforcement used force to evict them from the La Romana and Montenegro forestry plantations. Now, Amnesty International is calling for Chilean authorities to launch an investigation into the use of police force during … Read moreAmnesty International Calls for Investigation into Mapuche Conflict