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Why was the prestige of the teaching profession in Latin America lost and how to recover it?

Why was the prestige of the teaching profession in Latin America lost and how to recover it?

Diana Hincapié Gregory Elacqua 18 julio 2018 Comments

Imagine that our son or daughter is about to decide which profession to study in a country in Latin America or the Caribbean. Would you recommend that they become a teacher? What factors would we consider? Of course, we would like our son or daughter to study a career related to their preferences and interests (and in addition, their abilities), we would like a profession that provides a good income, that rewards their effort and that, in some way, is valued by the society. (más…)

Investing in the future of the Pacific Alliance: its youth

Investing in the future of the Pacific Alliance: its youth

Emiliana Vegas 23 mayo 2016 Comments

Written by: Emiliana Vegas

 

Education is a high-priority issue for the Pacific Alliance. The heads of state of the member countries —Colombia, Chile, Mexico and Peru — have recognized that investing in education is key to consolidate this platform and work toward the development of their economies. With this conviction in mind, a dialogue has been initiated between these nations and the international community to exchange experiences and identity factors that can assure young men and women’s transition from school to the labor market.

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