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IT and education

IT and education

The 21st century has brought with it a wave of incredible changes and constant updating in relation to technology. It is therefore important to try to integrate these new technologies into education, so that the new generations have the skills and competencies that the future needs. However, it has been complicated to implement these new…

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Video games, the education of the future

Video games, the education of the future

The 21st century has been characterized as an era of innovation and constant transformation, and the area of education is no exception, as it provides an important opportunity for teachers and students to have access to more information, even for areas where technological devices are difficult to obtain.   One of the pedagogical strategies that…

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Discussion: The challenges our students will face when they return to the classroom

Discussion: The challenges our students will face when they return to the classroom

At Inoma, as an NGO that has dedicated itself to developing, implementing and evaluating educational technology, we are considering how to support parents, teachers and children in the face of the confinement situation. For this reason, we have joined forces with Básica, educational advisors, to organize and invite all those interested in education to a…

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The importance of gamification

The importance of gamification

Gamification is defined as “the process of creating opportunities for interactions and game experiences that have the potential to motivate and engage users for non-entertainment purposes.” (Kronisch, 2016). In other words, the use of gamification is not intended to entertain the user, but to offer or provide certain unique learning opportunities that allow the understanding…

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Motivation in education and the impact of video games

Motivation in education and the impact of video games

Motivation is often a fundamental part of a human being’s day-to-day life. Without it many of the activities would not be carried out and, therefore, the achievement of goals and objectives would not be possible. This is why motivation in education is also essential, because if there is no interest in learning, information would simply…

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Home learning during confinement

Home learning during confinement

The health crisis by Covid-19 caused all governments of the world to adopt new measures for the continuity of the school cycle from home; thus, distance education became the new modality during the remaining time of the school year.   However, this type of teaching generated many doubts and uncertainties about the mechanisms for teaching…

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Social-emotional skills for comprehensive learning

Social-emotional skills for comprehensive learning

Social-emotional development is the set of skills that achieve the ability to understand one’s own and others’ feelings, regulate emotions, feel and show empathy for others, make responsible decisions, as well as define and achieve personal goals.    For children to development good and lear, it is essential that they learn to develop social-emotional skills…

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How does Covid-19 benefit the environment?

How does Covid-19 benefit the environment?

Currently all people around the world are experiencing a health emergency caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. This virus is bringing different consequences with it for the world, some expected like the economic crisis and some others somewhat unexpected like the positive impact that social isolation has generated on the environment.    Although this environmental pause…

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What is the difference between a virus and a bacteria?

What is the difference between a virus and a bacteria?

The coronavirus has modified our daily life and reality as we knew it a few weeks ago. It is important to be informed and know some essential data about the microorganisms that cause this type of disease and how we can prevent them.    Viruses act aggressively in the body, their mutation capacity means that…

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Why is art and expression important in learning?

Why is art and expression important in learning?

According to the theorist José Jiménez, “art is all that we men call art”. It is the understanding of the environment and the expression of it; that is, everything that man creates, feels, communicates and then baptizes as art.     Art has to do with human sensory experience, which is then translated into forms of…

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