Magdalena Ortega de Nariño, Policarpa Salavarrieta, Bárbara Forero and Manuela Beltrán

The Independence of Colombia Was Forged by Women: Enrique Santos Molano

When you think about the heroines of Independence, names like Manuela Beltrán, Policarpa Salavarrieta, Antonia Santos, among others, come to mind, but the female presence during these feats was much more significant and active.

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Keys to Developing Critical Thinking, a 21st-Century Skill

Since the times of influential Greek philosophers like Plato and Socrates, critical thinking has been a popular topic.

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Which Benefits Bring Taking Notes by Hand?

Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience published the findings from a study that reveals the differences between taking notes by hand and with digital devices and the effects of both in memorizing and maintaining our brains active.

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Positive Advertising Take Down Stereotypes in Girls

To write about the management of gender equality is to confront the conventions that are granted to people according to their sex within our society.

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6 best online games that can make kids fall in love with mathematics

For me, the challenge lies in making the learning experience as fun as possible. I’m sure there are many parents in the same boat as me. It’s not uncommon for kids to have trouble with the subject

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Love Is the Most Powerful Tool To Raise Children

Parents must learn to educate children in a respectful way that validates their feelings and reflects a deep comprehension of their needs, longings, and interests.

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Why Do Men Prefer Technical Careers Compared to Women?

In technical careers, there is a predominance of men. Why might this be the case and how important are gender roles in choosing what to study?

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Natural Hair, Something Bigger Than Fashion

Certain expressions about hair type may often have a discriminatory tint and are sometimes overlooked. In this note, we want to show how this affects job and educational opportunities for some ethnic groups and what we can do to alleviate this problem.

Felipe Orejuela Soto

Psychasthenia or Fatigue of the Soul

If you frequently display restless behavior, experience anxiety, insecure impulsivity, have a hard time making decisions, have phobias, and are agitated all the time, you could be psychasthenic.

Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem 2021 Princess of Asturias Award for Humanities

The American journalist, activist, and writer Gloria Steinem, an icon of the feminist movement, was recently awarded the Princess of Asturias Award for Communication and Humanities 2021.

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So Much Data, So Little Understanding

More than half of the world's population is using new technologies and transforming their environment thanks to its potential to change their lives.

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Challenges To Pursue a Career During the Pandemic

After more than a decade, education has once again been placed among the main themes of social and political debate.


Neuro-Linguistic, a Topic That Cannot Be Taken Lightly

It is very important to focus on the search for scientifically validated tools when we want to improve some aspect of our lives.

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Why Is STEM-Focused Education Key to the Future of Women?

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics -commonly known as STEM- are men dominated fields.

Linda Doyle

Trinity College Appoints the First Woman Provost

Located in Dublin and with a history of 429 years, Trinity College named its 45th Provost of the University that will be starting on August 2021.

Clemencia Vargas

Dance Transforms Realities, Clemencia Vargas Says How

In her organization Vive Bailando, Clemencia employs women who contribute to the education of Colombian kids who join the dream of dancing.

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Are Your Children Handling Their Emotions?

How can mothers prevent their kids from feeling afraid of being vulnerable?

Kid studying at home

Safe Back-to-School Practices Schools Should Follow

One of the challenges that children have faced during this COVID-19 pandemic is home education, which influences their development.

Adhara Perez

America’s Colleges Strive for This Gifted Girl

A 9-year-old girl from Mexico has an IQ higher than that of geniuses like Albert Einstein or Stephen Hawking.

Boy sitting on chair at classroom

Should Our Children Go Back to School?

The COVID-19 pandemic transformed human behavior, forever changing the way we interact with each other and with our environment.