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Norambuena-Meléndez, Mariela; Guerrero, Gonzalo R.; González-Weil, Corina – Cultural Studies of Science Education, 2023
Scientific literacy is still being identified and recognised as one of the main goals of science education. However, this concept has multiple interpretations and its definition changes continuously depending on its social, cultural, and political contexts. In this paper, scientific literacy is conceptualised through "visions I, II and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Scientific Literacy, Science Curriculum, Comparative Analysis
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Gittins, Phill – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2021
Peace education is often carried out without being appropriately adapted to the contexts in which it takes place and rarely involves those most affected by the work in the design and planning of their own initiatives. This article reports on an original participatory action research project designed to contextualise a peace education initiative…
Descriptors: Peace, Teaching Methods, Foreign Countries, Participatory Research
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Moreno Cely, Adriana; Cuajera-Nahui, Dario; Escobar-Vasquez, Cesar Gabriel; Torrico-Vallejos, Domingo; Aranibar, Josue; Mendieta-Perez, Reynaldo; Tapia-Ponce, Nelson – International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education (QSE), 2023
Agroecology is recognised as a socio-political and agricultural praxis and as a scientific domain. However, the dominant anthropocentric narrative that views nature as an exploitable resource is still present in agriculture faculties. In this contribution, we use three avenues to advance the possibilities of linking two counter-hegemonic forces to…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Higher Education, Foreign Countries, Agriculture
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Tomczyk, Lukasz; Jáuregui, Vladimir Costas; de La Higuera Amato, Cibelle Albuquerque; Muñoz, Darwin; Arteaga, Magali; Oyelere, Solomon Sunday; Akyar, Özgür Yasar; Porta, Mariana – Education and Information Technologies, 2021
The aim of the article is to highlight the key elements related to the implementation of new technologies in education from the perspective of the opinions and experiences of educators in the field in Bolivia, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Finland, Poland, Turkey, and Uruguay. The text compares issues related to attitudes towards the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Attitudes, Computer Attitudes, Technology Integration
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Bastidas Redin, María Cristina – Policy Futures in Education, 2020
The election of the first indigenous president in Bolivia, Evo Morales (leader of the Movimiento al Socialismo, MAS), and of Rafael Correa in Ecuador (leader of Alianza País, AP) were important turning points in the social and economic history of these two countries. Both were elected with anti-neoliberal platforms of social movements. Their…
Descriptors: Educational Policy, Discourse Analysis, Ethnic Groups, Neoliberalism
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Buell, Susan; Chadwick, Darren – Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 2017
Services available for people with disabilities in Bolivia tend to be fragmented and costly. Children and adults with intellectual disabilities are more likely to have a related communication disability and are thus both literally and metaphorically excluded from having a voice. The following research aimed to explore the experiences of accessing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Intellectual Disability, Children, Youth
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Shafiq, M. Najeeb; Valerio, Alexandria – Prospects, 2022
The article investigates the roles of childhood circumstances (including parental socio-economic status, parental education, parental engagement, and sibling composition) and schooling on adult reading skills in low- and middle-income countries. Using regression models and data from surveys of urban labor-force participants in Armenia, Bolivia,…
Descriptors: Early Experience, Educational Experience, Reading Skills, Adults
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Fernández-Cruz, Francisco José; Rodríguez-Legendre, Fidel – Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 2022
The institutional drive to implement innovation in higher education institutions, in line with the goals of the European Higher Education Area, is insufficient to achieve the effective implementation, as it is conditioned by a number of factors, most importantly, the motivation and training of university teachers. This study aims to analyse the…
Descriptors: Teacher Effectiveness, Profiles, Teacher Characteristics, Instructional Innovation
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Menard-Warwick, Julia – Applied Linguistics, 2022
The theoretical framework of raciolinguistics examines connections between language ideologies and racialization, but few studies have analyzed the adult learning of languages other than English. This case study is based on life history interviews with a married couple, a Black male journalist and a White female nurse, who learned Spanish as…
Descriptors: Spanish, Second Languages, Spouses, African Americans
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Popova, Iskra; Fabre, Gabriela – International Journal of Education and Development using Information and Communication Technology, 2017
The government of Bolivia planned to introduce information technology in secondary education through establishing computer labs in schools and through granting each subject teacher a laptop. This initiative was tested for the first time in 2012 with three public schools in La Paz. Most of the subject teachers have never used a computer before. The…
Descriptors: Secondary School Students, Foreign Countries, Longitudinal Studies, Technology Integration
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Guevara, Jennifer; Cardini, Alejandra – Journal of Education Policy, 2023
In recent decades, a global consensus has emerged that acknowledges that Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) requires systemic, cross-sectoral approaches. In this context, integrated early childhood approaches are flourishing in South America. Although these policies have been successful in many aspects, ECEC provision in the region…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Foreign Countries, Elementary School Curriculum, Preschool Education
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Pamela Córdova Olivera; Patricia Gasser Gordillo; Hernán Naranjo Mejía; Isabel La Fuente Taborga; Alberto Grajeda Chacón; Alberto Sanjinés Unzueta – Cogent Education, 2023
Identifying the relationship between academic stress and mental health of undergraduate university students is crucial for reducing and understanding its negative effects, enhancing students' ability to cope with stressful situations, and thereby reducing the harm it causes on academic performance and overall well-being. This study aims to examine…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Private Colleges, Mental Health, Undergraduate Students
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Le Grange, Lesley – Curriculum Journal, 2023
In the past two decades, we have seen a renewed interest in decolonisation. A proliferation of literature produced on the topic, the establishment of journals on decolonisation, student protests such as the #RhodesMustFall campaign at universities in South Africa and Oxford University in Britain, French President Emmanuel Macron's call for the…
Descriptors: Decolonization, Racism, Social Justice, Teacher Education
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Gates, Zaynab; Román, Diego X.; del Rosal, Karla – Bilingual Research Journal, 2016
Utilizing Ruiz's (1984, 1995) language orientation and language policy work, this ethnographic study compared two intercultural bilingual education (IBE) schools located in two Wichí-Weenhayek communities on both sides of the Argentinean-Bolivian border. We examined Wichí-Weenhayek and non-Indigenous teachers' profiles, teacher-student…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Geographic Regions, Educational Policy, Language Planning
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Madero, Cristóbal – British Journal of Religious Education, 2021
This study uncovers the meanings that secondary teachers working under the religious structure of Jesuit institutions attach to their work. I draw on theoretical insights coming from organisational behaviour. I use cases of teachers who worked or work in Catholic high schools run by the Society of Jesus, also known as the Jesuit order. I…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Spiritual Development, Catholic Educators, Secondary School Teachers
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