Jan 2003
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura; Bernasconi, Andrés; Verdisco, Aimee; Levy, Daniel C.; Gomes, Candido; García, Norma M.; Regnier, Karla; Caruso, Luiz Antonio Cruz; Tigre, Paulo Bastos
This IDB book includes presentations from the international policy dialogue seminar entitled "New Options for Higher Education in Latin America: Lessons from the Community College Experience.…
Jan 2003
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura; Bernasconi, Andrés; Verdisco, Aimee; Levy, Daniel C.; Gomes, Candido; García, Norma M.; Regnier, Karla; Caruso, Luiz Antonio Cruz; Tigre, Paulo Bastos
Los institutos técnicos superiores son instituciones educativas que ofrecen capacitación postsecundaria por medio de programas más cortos que los de las universidades. Este libro analiza las…
Oct 2001
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura; Bernasconi, Andrés; Verdisco, Aimee
As secondary education in Latin America and the Caribbean expands its reach and more attention is given to the post-secondary level, new demands are placed on educators and ministries. New methods of…
Aug 2001
Author(s): Wolff, Laurence; Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper seeks to enlighten a complex and often polemical debate about public and private education. It argues that the distinction between private and public is less important than the rules of…
Feb 2000
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura; Carnoy, Martin; Wolff, Laurence
This paper provides an analysis of the organization of secondary schools in Latin America and the Caribbean. It deals with the confusing and controversial matters of providing schools for an…
Jan 2000
Author(s): Wolff, Laurence; Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper examines the current status of secondary education in Latin America in the context of world-wide economic changes and identifies a wide variety of policy options for ensuring that…
Jun 1998
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura
This paper discusses problems with demand-driven training in Latin America. With the collapse of the supply-driven training model, a difficult adjustment was required to redeploy training program…