The group brings together education specialists who must review the measures already implemented to prevent students from leaving school and adapt them to the context of the pandemic. Experts should also come up with ideas to identify the challenges o stfudents at risk.
Rocío Fernández Carrillo created “InstaEstudios” in January 2019 to share tips and advice for students of different levels and ages to learn to study. As the pandemic emerged, Fernández adapted the projec to help students study at home during the quarantine.
Researchers at the Universidad Austral de Chile developed a testing system to detect asymptomatic cases of Covid-19. It is possible to analyze 20 tests at the same time. The idea is not to discard traditional tests but to complement the diagnostic work.
The project has helped more than 4 thousand women in a month. Women only need to send a WhatsApp message with the word “hola” (hello) and the assistants, who are people trained to deal with cases of violence, assess the risk of the victim, and provide guidance.
Thanks to donations, meals are cooked in restaurants that had to close due to the pandemic. The platform, CocinaPaís, aims to help both people in need and struggling restaurants. Staff from these restaurant are cooking lunch boxes to deliver to health professionals and vulnerable families. They have already donated 2,750…
The campuses located in Antofagasta, in the Atacama desert, and in Coquimbo also promote Covid-19 prevention campaigns. In addition, the university is developing an artificial respirator and an antiviral mask.
The name of the project is Mascarillas gratis (meaning “free masks”) and was created by Chilean Natalia Ostornol who started asking for help on social media. The project also has a tutorial to teach how to sew masks.
Telewizja ma zapewnić dzieciom rozrywkę podczas izolacji społecznej dzięki programom edukacyjnym. Na przykład Cantando Aprendo a Hablar to program, który pomaga w nauce języka hiszpańskiego poprzez piosenki. TV Educa Chile to inicjatywa Krajowej Rady Telewizyjnej, Ministerstwa Edukacji i firmy Anatel.
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