Leadership – Learning BAC
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, […]
septiembre 19, 2017

Ready, Set, Go! Supporting Executive Function Skills at Home

By Jackie Wyncoll, Learning Support Coordinator Part of “Learning and Leading” Series – Special Education   Our students are back at school, learning is underway, schedules […]
octubre 5, 2017

Technology and Education: New Skills for Today’s Young Digital Citizens

Should we allow it or prohibit it?  When it comes to using electronic devices in the classroom, the question that arose some years ago was a […]
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 […]
enero 19, 2018

 “Design Thinking” Unblocking Children’s Creative Abilities

marzo 9, 2018

Equipping Students with the Skills to be Discerning, Efficient and Ethical Users of Information.