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News Ecuador » Education: getAbstract supports education in Ecuador

News channel or source: https://www.pressetext.com/news/20180221035
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Lucerne (pts035/21.02.2018/17:00) - The USD 95,000 project "Más Conocimiento" (More Knowledge), approved by the Ecuadorian government in March 2016, provides an answer to one of Ecuador's greatest challenges: improving education at the secondary and ...

News Ecuador » Education: 15 NFA students go global as volunteers in Ecuador

News channel or source: http://www.recordonline.com/news/20180219/15-nfa-students-go-global-as-volunteers-in-ecuador
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The day after last year’s graduation, Goings-Perrot and 14 other students left for the 10-day trip to Ecuador, which was funded by a $35,000 grant from the Foundation for Leadership and Youth Travel Education. In addition to working with youth at Casa ...

News Ecuador » Education: Ecuador: Cracking math (and other lessons) with a deeper understanding of biodiversity

News channel or source: http://wwf.panda.org/wwf_news/?323392/Ecuador-Cracking-math-and-other-lessons-with-a-deeper-understanding-of-biodiversity
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Recently, they came to WWF-Ecuador with a strange request for a conservation organization: was there any way we could help develop education as a tool to protect biodiversity and use biodiversity to promote learning? The solution was not straightforward ...

News Ecuador » Education: Dreamers Testify At State Capitol For Equal Access To Institutional Aid For Higher Education

News channel or source: http://www.courant.com/politics/hc-news-immigration-dreamers-testify-20180213-story.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

When Christopher Rodriguez was a child in Ecuador, he knew he wanted to be an architect ... to pass a bill that would grant undocumented students enrolled in higher education equal access to student-generated institutional aid. The bill, known as HB5031 ...

News Ecuador » Education: Ecuador referendum signals government’s further turn to right

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/02/17/ecua-f17.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

During the period of the so-called commodity boom, his government was able to introduce policies aimed at ameliorating poverty and investing in education and infrastructure. With the collapse of oil prices, which account for 40 percent of Ecuador’s expor ...

News Ecuador » Education: Professor and student research Hispanic students’ journey to higher education

News channel or source: http://easttennessean.com/2018/02/21/professor-and-student-research-hispanic-students-journey-to-higher-education/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“I have this graduate student and she has a Hispanic background – she is from Ecuador,” said Uddin. “She works for language and cultural resource center…She is really passionate about Hispanics and their education. She came with this ...

News Ecuador » Education: Why your kid’s college education is a big waste of money

News channel or source: https://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/41/8/all-ryhmes-with-crazy-college-a-waste-2018-02-23-bp.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Meanwhile, this education keeps getting more expensive ... Students from Azerbaijan and China and Ecuador somehow make it to America, learn the language, work a part-time job or jobs, and become the first in their family to get a college degree.

News Ecuador » Education: Perseverance pays off for ranked-choice proponents

News channel or source: http://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/perseverance-pays-off-for-ranked-choice-proponents/article_326826c3-811f-59d6-bce8-bfe3212ea296.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Perez, 44, from Quito, Ecuador, said she was compelled by the 2016 presidential ... too — for their contributions to voter outreach and education. The ideal outcome for Perez? “I would like to see, when it’s all said and done, that most voters ...

News Ecuador » Education: A referendum in Ecuador is another defeat for South America’s left-wing populists

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2018/02/05/a-referendum-in-ecuador-is-another-defeat-for-south-americas-left-wing-populists/
Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

LIMA, Peru — When Rafael Correa, Ecuador’s combative socialist president ... stability to the small Andean nation and ushering in momentous revisions to public education and the police service. He also memorably survived an apparent coup attempt ...

News Ecuador » Education: Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Is Giving Part of Her Latin American Art Collection to Build a New Madrid Museum

News channel or source: https://news.artnet.com/art-world/ella-fontanals-cisneros-madrid-museum-1229807
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The partnership with Spain’s Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sport—announced yesterday ... The Centro Cultural Metropolitano in Quito, Ecuador, will host the organization’s annual exhibition of works by awardees of its grants and commissions ...