Education

Literacy is a human right

Today is celebrated worldwide on International Literacy Day, a basic element of individual and social development of people, and a right they should enjoy all human beings on the planet. Do you think if we think in class about the importance of literacy? Currently, there are countries where the literacy rate does not exceed 30%…

Education

Learning to make decisions

Living is a matter of taking decisions. In the end, if we want our students to be happy and independent, one of the issues we work is the ability to dare to decide and, if possible, the ability to choose the options that are most appropriate and they come closer to achieving your goals. All…

Education

The fragile teacher-student relationship

When we get older and think our way through school and high school, we come to mind memories of some of the teachers who gave us class. Some of these memories are fond, but also retain some ungrateful. But more often we fail to remember is that many of our former teachers because they were…

Education

The nomadic education

The life of human beings changed when they left to move from one place to another, following the animals and seeking to collect fruits, and settled in fertile land near a river. There they developed agriculture and animal husbandry, the first fortified settlements were built for safety and protection, different trades were developed by the…

Students

Five ways to frustrate a student

If you are a teacher: Do not be angry before reading the post! I am absolutely convinced that there is no teacher, no one anywhere in the world, voluntarily and knowingly intended to limit some of their students. I think there is one teacher who wants her students achieve maximum personal and social development. Clarified…

Education

Education as unattainable goal

We have all heard of Zeno, the Greek philosopher disciple of Parmenides, and aporias or paradoxes. One of the best known is that of Achilles and the tortoise: Achilles, called “the swift-footed”, decides to go out and compete in a race against a tortoise. Since it runs much faster than she gives a great head…

Education

Who has a good teacher, has a treasure

“Good teachers, although they had their quirks, like throwing chalk flying skulls against more thugs, getting the kids to worship them. Why? Because neither the flies were bored in class and they loved his vocation” Olga Merino: Carcoma in classrooms. Not a good time for teachers. The labor and employment, social policy … circumstances are…

Education

Sincere education

According to the Dictionary of the Royal Academy of the Language, l sincerity is “Simplicity, reliability, mode of expression free of pretense.” Is there a better definition of teaching? In today’s world, where relations (between people or between groups) are very complex, sincerity is not worth too much appreciated. The complexity lies, more convenient way…