Jul 2013
Author(s): Arias Ortiz, Elena; Covacevich, Catalina; Bassi, Marina
Mejorar la calidad y la pertinencia de la educación secundaria técnica en América Latina y el Caribe es clave para fortalecer la preparación de la fuerza laboral joven. Este Aporte presenta las…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Covacevich, Catalina
Elige Educar is a Chilean public-private initiative that seeks to improve the appreciation of teachers and encourage high-performing students to study education by means of media campaigns, talks to…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Covacevich, Catalina
Elige Educar es una iniciativa público-privada chilena que busca mejorar la valoración de los docentes e incentivar que estudiantes destacados estudien pedagogía, a partir de campanas mediáticas,…
May 2012
Author(s): Verdisco, Aimee
As schools seek to improve learning, many are moving towards sophisticated and high-stakes testing regimes. What isn't tested doesn't matter. To sharpen the focus on the competencies…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Cabrol, Marcelo; Rondón, Carlos
School attendance in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has increased exponentially in the last two decades, almost every child goes to primary school and access to preschool and high school is…
Jun 2011
Author(s): Engle, Patrice; Cueto, Santiago; Ortíz, María Estela; Verdisco, Aimee
El presente documento entrega el marco conceptual y la fundamentación del Proyecto Regional de Indicadores de Desarrollo Infantil (PRIDI), una iniciativa del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Cabrol, Marcelo; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Alfonso, Mariana; Manzano, Gádor; Pérez Alfaro, Marcelo; Santiago, Ana
Con motivo de la adopción de las metas educativas 2021 durante el Congreso Iberoamericano de Educación 2010, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) desea resaltar la importancia de la calidad de…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Verdisco, Aimee; Pérez Alfaro, Marcelo
Education quality can be measured in various ways, including the analysis of learning and other outcomes in children and through the analysis of underlying services. In Brazil, a collaborative…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana; Bassi, Marina
Enseña Chile (ECh) is one model in the direction of helping close the achievement gap between low-income and high-income students in Chile, and is a first adaptation of the Teach for America (TFA)…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Cabrol, Marcelo; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ibarrarán, Pablo
Los estudiantes de primaria en Argentina obtienen resultados bajos en las pruebas internacionales de aprendizaje, particularmente en el área de Matemática y Ciencias. Con el fin de revertir esta…
May 2010
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Urzúa, Sergio
Esta nota resume los mayores avances y desafíos del sistema educativo chileno. El mensaje principal es claro: Chile debe extender sus éxitos de cobertura al aseguramiento de una educación de calidad…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana; Bassi, Marina
Los estudiantes chilenos presentan bajo rendimiento en pruebas internacionales de aprendizaje, y la brecha de desempeño entre grupos de ingreso es grande. Para remediar esta situación, el Banco…
Mar 2010
Author(s): Santiago, Ana; Cabrol, Marcelo; Alfonso, Mariana
Mexican students score low in international learning assessments, particularly in math. To help remedy this situation, the Inter-American Development Bank is supporting a pilot study to identify to…
Mar 2010
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana; Bassi, Marina
Chilean students perform poorly in international learning assessments, and the achievement gap between income groups is large. To remedy this situation, the Inter-American Development Bank is…
Mar 2010
Author(s): Cabrol, Marcelo; Severin, Eugenio
Para el año 2015, es posible que 30 millones de estudiantes de América Latina cuenten con un dispositivo electrónico de uso personal, destinado a apoyar sus aprendizajes. Esto representa un enorme…
Nov 2009
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Cabrol, Marcelo; Ibarrarán, Pablo
Primary-school students in Argentina score low in international assessments of learning, particularly in math and science. To help remedy this situation, the Inter-American Development Bank is…