Community – Learning BAC
septiembre 12, 2017

Little Ones Can and Should Help Out at Home

What type of household chores can my child do?  This is a frequent question for parents who at times have no idea how to get their […]
septiembre 19, 2017

Welcoming Students with High Fives

Sometimes it’s the small things that make a big difference. A smile, a hug, a gesture of gratitude… During the first week of school, administration, parents, […]
octubre 10, 2017

Extracurricular Activities

Participation in extracurricular and after school activities is an important part of a child’s education.  Research has shown that extracurricular activities related to music, arts, sports, […]
octubre 14, 2017

Your Best Self: Identity and Commitment

This year at Academia Cotopaxi, we have taken a new step toward managing our corporate identity by launching the Your Best Self campaign. The values expressed […]
octubre 25, 2017

Contributing to Space Exploration with Cubes in Space: Students at Academia Cotopaxi Reach for the Stars!

By Margot Solberg (grade 4 teacher) Academia Cotopaxi, Ecuador msolberg@cotopaxi.k12.ec @msolberg12 At Academia Cotopaxi in Quito, Ecuador, seventeen students in the after school “Cubes in Space/NASA […]
diciembre 4, 2017

“Maker Space” a space designed for problem solving thinking

The “Maker Space” itself is a combination of tool rooms with wood tools, basic tools, drills, saws as well as a variety of modern technological tools […]
diciembre 7, 2017

Home Learning: re-thinking homework

Across the world, children as young as 4 year olds, attend school for seven to eight hours a day (similar to a full work day for […]
diciembre 22, 2017

Global Connections: Young World Citizens

One of the most important goals of education is currently that of preparing youth for global competition.  This premise may seem very simple, but it leads […]
enero 19, 2018

Art in Action: How Visiting Galleries Benefits Art Education