Apr 2021
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Koussa, Michelle;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel
Learning to cope with disappointments and overcoming obstacles is part of growing up. By conquering some challenges, children develop resilience. Such normal stressors may include initiating a new…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Koussa, Michelle;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel
Aprender a sobrellevar las decepciones y vencer los obstáculos es parte del crecimiento. Al superar algunos desafíos, los niños desarrollan la resiliencia. Dentro de esos factores de estrés normales…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel;Martínez, Ernesto;Ludlow, Caitlin
That four- and five-year-olds can do algebra, arithmetic, and geometry may be hard to believe. But if you visit a preschool classroom in the Cordillera region of Paraguay, you will see children who…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel;Martínez, Ernesto;Ludlow, Caitlin
¿A los cuatro o cinco años operan con álgebra, aritmética y geometría? Puede que resulte difícil de creer, pero si visita una clase de prescolar en la región Cordillera de Paraguay, verá niños que…
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…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad
The Inter-American Development Bank has launched a significant, multi-year program of analytical work on Early Childhood Development (ECD) in Latin America and the Caribbean. The objective of this…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Sustainable Development Department's Social Development Division (SDS/SOC) assists the IDB by providing technical support to operations and by helping to identify and promote new…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La División de Desarrollo Social del Departamento de Desarrollo Sostenible (SDS/SOC) presta asistencia al BID, brindando apoyo técnico a las operaciones financieras y contribuyendo a identificar y…