Feb 2022
Author(s): Cuesta, Carolina;Hokanson, Brad
Creativity is a critical human 21st-century skill that allows us to produce novel and valuable ideas. Creative ideas are original and make a unique contribution to any field, but also, they help to…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Vincent-Lancrin, Stéphan
Critical thinking has become key to the skill set that people should develop not only to have better prospects in the labor market, but also a better personal and civic life. This brief shows how…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Vincent-Lancrin, Stéphan
In an age of innovation and digitalization, creativity has become one of the most valued skills in the labor market. This brief shows how policymakers and teachers can empower students to innovate…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Luzardo, Alejandra;De Azevedo, Belisario;Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;Becerra, Laura;Funes, Gerardo;Santoro, Martina;Penix-Tadsen, Phillip;Pison, Juan Pablo
In Video Games: More than Just a Game, you will get to know 50 Latin American and Caribbean studios, their trends, and their successes with over 350 video games. This report will help you understand…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Luzardo, Alejandra;De Azevedo, Belisario;Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;Becerra, Laura;Funes, Gerardo;Santoro, Martina;Penix-Tadsen, Phillip;Pison, Juan Pablo
En los videojuegos no son un juego conocerás a 50 estudios latinoamericanos y caribeños, sus tendencias y sus éxitos. Este informe te permitirá entender el potencial de la industria como negocio, el…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Gallego, Francisco;Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Alfonso, Mariana
Tailoring instruction to each student’s needs can produce significant learning gains. However, few programs have successfully implemented this approach. In this paper, we present the results of a…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Segunda convocatoria de los premios ALAS-BID para el desarrollo infantil temprano.
Dec 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
We are pleased to announce the winners for the ALAS-BID Awards! This year, more than 1,200 nominations were considered for recognition in the categories for Best Publication, Best Educator, Best…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
We are pleased to announce the winners for the ALAS-BID Awards! This year, more than 1,200 nominations were considered for recognition in the categories for Best Publication, Best Educator, Best…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The main message is that mathematics and science achievement improves when students are at the center of the learning process. This means that the teacher guides the learning process, keeping class…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El mensaje principal es que los logrosen matemáticas y ciencias mejoran
cuando los estudiantes están en el
centro del proceso de aprendizaje. Esto
significa que los docentes…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana;Bos, María Soledad;Duarte, Jesús;Rondón, Carlos;Schady, Norbert;Verdisco, Aimee;Ñopo, Hugo R.;Moreno, Martín;Mizala, Alejandra;Gargiulo, Carlos;Severin, Eugenio;Capota, Christine;Rosero Moncayo, José;Pérez Alfaro, Marcelo;Sánchez Cobo, Fernando;Bassi, Marina;Santiago, Ana;Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Chemello, Graciela;Cabrol, Marcelo;Székely, Miguel
¿Es posible mejorar la calidad de la educación en América Latina y el Caribe? Según los expertos autores de estas páginas, hay soluciones pero no atajos: se trata de comenzar de cero y de apuntalar…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Tovar García, Carlos
Desde la creación de Adecoagro en el 2002, el crecimiento de la empresa en Argentina se basó en la implementación de un modelo de producción sustentable, trabajando principalmente en tierras propias…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio;Peirano, Claudia;Falck, Denise
El presente documento se dirige a quienes diseñan, implementan y toman decisiones respecto a proyectos Tecnologías para la Educación (TEd) y tiene por objetivo motivar el desarrollo de procesos de…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio;Capota, Christine
The introduction of technology in education is gaining momentum worldwide. One model of incorporating technology into education that has gained tremendous traction in Latin America and the Caribbean…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Proyecto de Apoyo a la Transición Competitiva Agroalimentaria en la República Dominicana (PATCA) resultó ser un esfuerzo importante para mejorar los servicios de asistencia técnica y de adopción…
Jun 2009
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Kipp, Scott;Cruz, Jessica;Ibarrarán, Pablo;Steiner-Khamsi, Gita
This working paper discusses the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) pilot program carried out by the Haitian Ministry of Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) conducted in collaboration with the IDB.…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Navarro, Juan Carlos
The One Laptop Per Child initiative is an educational program that aims at deploying millions of rugged, ultra low-cost, individually connected laptop computers to the majority of children in…